Self-help guru who authored several books, including Fearless Loving (2004) and Change Your Life in 30 Days (2005), and founded the Fearless Living Institute. She is known to many for appearing as a life coach on the television shows Starting Over and Celebrity Fit Club.
She witnessed her father's murder of her mother at age 14. Following years of mental health struggles, she decided to get into counseling.
She appeared in the Married... with Children episode "Do Ya Think I'm Sexy" in 1990.
She married Carl Mikulecky in 1990.
She co-hosted Starting Over with Iyanla Vanzant.