Please explore our site for its impressive amount of information about laughter. Enda Junkins is a national expert on laughter who shares her knowledge in speeches, publications, DVDs and humor gleaned from everyday life. We think you will enjoy your journey into our laughter world and will finish with a lighter heart and the tools to help it last.
We need to laugh more and seek stress reducing humor in our everyday lives. Laughter is the human gift for coping and for survival. Laughter ringing, laughter pealing, laughter roaring, laughter bubbling. Chuckling. Giggling. Snickering. Snorting. These are the sounds of soul saving laughter which springs from our emotional core and helps us feel better, see things more clearly, and creatively weigh and use our options. Laughter helps us roll with the punches that inevitably come our way. The power of laughter is unleashed every time we laugh. In today's stressful world, we need to laugh much more.
"Enda Junkins teaches us to use laughter as a very powerful tool. Her style is fun, witty, and direct."
While there are many definitions for laughter therapy since the term generalizes to include laughter related programs in the lay community, it refers to a more substantive form of laughter in therapy in the mental health community. Laughter releases three major feelings—anxiety, anger, and boredom. When triggered appropriately with a trained laughter therapist, it enables a person to resolve issues fairly rapidly and effectively.
Enda Junkins, MSW, LCSW is a rare commodity. Known as the Laughing Psychotherapist, she stimulates audiences to laugh more both nationally and internationally. She shares her unique, practical, memorable tools for creating laughter to enthusiastic audience response. A national expert on laughter, she speaks with wit and wisdom regarding the use of laughter in countless different settings.
Her presentations are effective for businesses, organizations, and individuals. Enda’s laughter expertise developed over more than 30 years as a practicing psychotherapist using laughter to heal serious issues. Her presentations on laughter are entertaining, uplifting and informative. She is the author of two books and three videos on laughter. Enda is a member of the National Speakers Association.
Enda is recognized for her work in stress management and with individuals and couples in therapy.
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