Madelaine Weiss

Psychotherapist, Board Certified Exec-Career-Life Coach, Speaker, Author at MindOverMatters, LLC and 3 other companies
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Madelaine Claire Weiss (LICSW, MBA, BCC) is a Harvard trained Licensed Psychotherapist, Mindset Expert, and Board-Certified Executive, Career, Life Coach who helps people master their minds so they can maintain and enjoy satisfaction and success in all areas of their lives. She is a co-author in the Handbook of Stressful Transitions Across the Lifespan, and bestselling author of the “Getting to G.R.E.A.T. 5-Step Strategy for Work and Life.”
Madelaine is a former group mental health practice administrative director, a corporate chief organizational development officer, and associate director of the Anatomical Gift Program at Harvard Medical School where she spoke before the Joint Committee on the Status of Women. As a corporate trainer, Madelaine designed and delivered programs for such diverse organizations as Harvard Medical School, Legal Services Corporation, and AARP.
She has been featured on NBC, Bold TV, FOX TV, appears frequently as a podcast guest expert including Major, Lindsey, & Africa’s Erasing the Stigma; has written for Thrive Global, Authority Magazine’s Editors List, UpJourney, My Perfect Financial Advisor; and conducted webinars for such organizations as the American Bar Association and Harvard Law School Association-MA.
About The Book
Getting to G.R.E.A.T. is a lively, practical guidebook for living with a proven method that has already changed many lives. Loaded with science and stories, each information-packed chapter launches with a topic-relevant vignette from the author’s own experience, moves to research and practical recommendations on each chapter topic, and concludes with a chapter-specific case example and exercise for personal use.
Beginning with the pivotal event that shaped the trajectory of her work and life, Madelaine Weiss reveals a powerfully effective five-step strategy for satisfaction and success in your own work and life.
"Packed with wisdom, wit, and heartfelt honesty, Getting to Great reveals a practical roadmap to make the most of your time on this planet."
—Daniel L. Shapiro, Ph.D., author of Negotiating the Nonnegotiable, Director, Harvard International Negotiation Program.

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  • "A Great Life Depends on a Great Fit
    Between Who We Are
    and the Environments
    in which We Work and Live."

    This is the opening sentence and central thesis of my book, "Getting to G.R.E.A.T.: 5-Step Strategy for Work and Life...Based on Science and Stories."

    2 June 2021
  • "It is Not the Decisions We Make
    But What We Make of Our Decisions
    Once We Have Made Them
    That Makes or Breaks Our Lives."

    ~ Madelaine Claire Weiss

    2 June 2021
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  • MindOverMatters, LLC (
    Psychotherapist, Board Certified Exec-Career-Life Coach, Speaker, Author
    started Sep 2013
  • Harvard Medical School (
    Associate Director, Anatomical Gift Program
    May 2000 – Jul 2013
  • International Risk Management
    Chief Organizational Development Officer
    Jun 1996 – Jun 1998