Check out our newest interview with author and blogger Lisa Haselton to learn all about core mission of Joyful Transformation, our personal inspiration, as well as fun facts about Debra and Kristin not discussed anywhere else!


What inspired you to write this book?

(Debra) “The concept for Joyful Transformation was birthed out of my own life experience, both with my family (which is touched on in the book) and further in my founding of and work at the Meehl Foundation…”

(Kris) “When I started working at the Meehl Foundation, I had already worked in the mental health field for three years and was extremely disillusioned with the whole experience. I couldn’t figure out what was missing, but I knew that what I’d seen just wasn’t working… ”


When did you first consider yourself a writer?

(Debra) “To be honest, I have never considered myself a writer….”

(Kris) “I guess I’ve always considered myself a writer in some respects…”


… and MUCH more!