Meet Michelle Elman
The life coach who delivers honesty with a huge dose of compassion
Michelle Elman, also known as the “Queen of Boundaries”, is a distinguished five-board accredited TV life coach, author and public speaker. Known for her candid and straight-talking approach, Michelle has been a media life coach on ITV’s This Morning and BBC3 documentaries, as well as for celebrities like Emily Atack on W Channel. Michelle’s four best-selling books, Am I Ugly, The Joy Of Being Selfish, The Selfish Romantic and How To Say No, have garnered worldwide acclaim with rights being sold in 16 countries.
Boasting an online following of over 500k people, Michelle is a media favourite and prominent industry expert with Cosmopolitan highlighting The Joy of Being Selfish as being one of the best books to read on mental health and The Sun naming her as one of the 50 most inspirational women in the UK
Michelle has written for a number of reputable publications such as MTV, Stylist, Metro, Grazia, Cosmopolitan, Huffington Post as well as for brands like LUSH. Michelle is also well known for her four best-selling books which changed the landscape of the mental health literary genre. Her latest release marked her debut as a children's book author and her books have gained such popularity that they have been translated worldwide in twelve languages.
Michelle’s reputation as a speaker is built on her vast experience of overcoming adversity and being able to reflect emotionally to allow for novel insights. Her expertise has presented her with numerous opportunities including TedX to share her story with audiences worldwide. She has spoken for companies such as Hearst, The Body Shop, Hello Magazine, Goldman Sachs, Brit Insurance, Glamour Magazine, LUSH, Cosmopolitan Magazine, and Tresemme as well as charities like Teenage Cancer Trust and Ditch The Label.
TV and Radio Appearances
Michelle has had experience on both TV and radio including segments on This Morning, Sky News, Loose Women, Channel 5 News, Channel 4 News, BBC Radio London, LBC, BBC 5 Live, and MTV as well as internationally in Hong Kong and Los Angeles. She is available for interviews and commentary as a five board accredited life coach.