Nancy’s guest this week is wellness design consultant, industry speaker and author Jamie Gold, CKD, CAPS, MCCWC. Jamie’s latest book, Wellness by Design: A Room-by-Room Guide to Optimizing Your Home for Health, Fitness and Happiness (Simon & Schuster/Tiller Press, September 2020), is the first comprehensive consumer guide to this very timely topic.  

Wellness design was emerging as a trend before the pandemic. 

  • Covid has just accelerated the pace.
  • With so many people spending so many more hours at home, everyone is evaluating how well their spaces are performing for them. In homes across the country

Wellness design defined: 

  • Creating spaces that support the physical and emotional well-being of their occupants.
  • What it can do to enhance your home and life
  • For designers it gives you a framework for discussing it with your clients.
  • For consumers it gives you criteria to prioritize your investments.

Five Facets of Wellness Design: 

We’ll discuss what these terms mean, what products fit into them and how they can enhance people’s homes and health.

The pandemic has made these items more urgent than ever.

  • Health & Fitness
  • Safety & Security
  • Accessibility
  • Functionality
  • Comfort & Joy


Design by Jason Lempieri of ReThinkTANK with City Planter

This podcast sponsored by Premier Lighting
November 25, 2020

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