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Nell Daly is a highly trained, pioneering, holistic psychotherapist, journalist, TV commentator and mother of three children.

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The Millennials Mental Health Guru

Nell Daly is a highly trained, pioneering, holistic psychotherapist, tv journalist, the podcast host of Unscripted with Nell Daly and a mom to three. Producers at CNN have named her "the millennials mental health guru" and she appears weekly on Fox as a featured mental health journalist, social commentator and medical expert.

Nell is the creator of The Unscripted Protocol, a flagship course where she teaches people, through a variety of techniques -- psycho-spiritual practices, nutrition, relationship therapy, self-esteem building and grief counseling -- a new way of coping with their depression and anxiety medication and addiction free.

Nell has been on the international speaking circuit since 2013. She has presented lectures at Tedx, Google, Motus, MIT, UPenn, NYU among many other notable organizations.

Nell is an alum of Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. She is a graduate of Columbia University’s Master of Fine Arts Program in non-fiction creative writing. And in 2007, she obtained a second master’s degree in Social Work from New York University, while teaching in the School of Education from 2004-2006. She has post-graduate training in reproductive psychiatry from Weill Cornell’s Post-Graduate Medical School, has attended Harvard University and she has completed psychoanalytic training from the esteemed Washington Square Institute in New York City.She has also extensively studied Kundalini yoga and Transcendental Meditation and has mentored under Francis Weller, an internationally known author and bereavement specialist.

Nell's real-world girl- next-door advice has won her a stellar reputation in the business for bringing a unique mix of thoughtful, well-researched, and provocative insights to a wide range of topics.

She is a regular tv contributor to FOX news and has been a featured guest on or given her expert opinion to a variety of media outlets such as CNN, MSNBC, CNBC, HLN, and Elle, Self, Parents and Time Out New York magazine, The Good Dad Project Podcast, The Sports Motivation Podcast and many more. She has written for The Huffington Post, The Imperfect Parent and The Natural Nutmeg, the latter calling her “one of the most relatable, well informed, and innovative women in mental health."

Nell is also the host of Unscripted with Nell Daly, a podcast where she engages in conversations -- sometimes serious, sometimes hilarious --- with some of the biggest thought leaders, bestselling authors and scientists around the world on all things health, lifestyle and spiritually related. She reaches, through television, radio, print, and podcasts between 9 and 19 million people a month.

Nell is a global ambassador for Connect Our Kids, a nonprofit organization on the forefront of changing the foster care system by leveraging technology so social workers can do a better job placing children.