Dr. Ilene Berns-Zare is a life & work coach, psychologist, and educator. She helps people transform their lives and take positive steps to reach their goals through learning, personal and professional development, and wellness. Ilene earned her Psy.D. and M.A. from Illinois School of Professional Psychology, M.S. in human resource development from National-Louis University, and B.S. in education from Northeastern Illinois University. Her real world experience in several professions and her broad educational background bring insight, empathy, and inspiration to her training and coaching. Ilene speaks on work-life topics such as finding balance in life and work, dealing with transition, communicating effectively, time management, wellness, and bouncing back from life’s challenges. Ilene enjoys singing, yoga, practicing mindfulness, gardening, and being with family and friends. You can find Ilene at ibzlifecoaching.com, LinkedIn, or Facebook.