Alison Rose Levy is a much-published writer with 20+ years
experience creating communications for major media, focusing on
integrative health, lifestyle, yoga, psychology, and spiritual
transformation in such publications as O Magazine, Organic Style,
Alternative Therapies, The Townsend Newsletter, Yoga Journal, Body
and Soul, Spirituality & Health, Healing Lifestyles and Spas, Body,
Mind, Spirit, and First for Women.
Alison has written several New York Times bestsellers, working with
physicians and medical experts. She also served as Senior Health
Editor of New Age Journal, and was Executive Producer for Trinity
Church Wall Street, developing health programming for the Odyssey
Channel and producing The Real Bottom Line, a weekly issues program
that aired on Odyssey and was hosted by Jim Hartz. That show
featured such prominent guests as Dr. Larry Dossey, Dr. Bernie
Siegel, and Professor Robert Thurman. Formerly creating prime-time
magazine coverage for CBS News, Alison worked with Charles Kuralt,
Ed Bradley, and Deborah Norville and was special editor to Bill Geist.
Alison has also produced prime-time cultural and news specials for
PBS and the Smithsonian Institution.
Alison’s work as a health journalist has familiarized her with the
science (and art) of integrative medicine, the issues of public policy
impacting health care, and the differing philosophies, values, and
perspectives of both integrative and conventional medicine. In
addition, Alison has broad familiarity and training in a wide range of
integrative approaches, and has interviewed a wide range of the most
prominent physicians and practitioners who offer and teach them.
A New York native, Alison also draws upon her wealth of health
knowledge in her practice as a Lifestyle Coach and facilitator of