Shelly Beach

Shelly Beach is a multiple award-winning author of more than twelve books, co-author of several others, and coach and mentor behind dozens of additional titles. She has worked with New York Times best-selling authors, a Pulitzer Prize finalist, acclaimed physicians, pastors, entrepreneurs, musicians, educators, as well as new authors and community members.

Shelly helped co-found Breathe Writer’s Conference in Grand Rapids, MI, and the Cedar Falls Christian Writer’s Workshop in Iowa. She has coached and mentored many new writers to achieve their writing goals. Shelly is also the co-founder of and founder of Caregiving Journey on Facebook.

Shelly served as managing editor for the NIV Hope in the Mourning Bible (Zondervan), was one of three writers for the NIV Stewardship Bible (Zondervan), and was a contributor to the Mosaic Bible (Tyndale) and the David Jeremiah Study Bible (Worthy)

Shelly is a national speaker for Prison Fellowship and consults and speaks across the nation on a variety of issues. She can be found at, award-winning PTSDPerspectives on Facebook, Caregiving Journey on Facebook, and at

Shelly​ and her husband Dan moved to Iowa from Michigan in 2019 to be closer to family. Shelly and Dan have two adult married children and six grandchildren. Shelly and Dan are active in their church and enjoy traveling.


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  • From Trauma to Triumph
  • How to Become Unstoppable 
  • The Silent Seduction of Self-Talk

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