Dr. Addie J. McCafferty, L.M.S.W. is a native of the south side of Chicago, Illinois where she was born and raised. She is an author, inspirational speaker, educator, counselor, and TV Host. She has been the keynote speaker at conferences, workshops, seminars, and commencement ceremonies. Dr. Addie is a Licensed Master Social Worker and holds a doctorate degree in Higher Education and Leadership. She also made an appearance in a short film called EMOgirl which won 1st place in the Kingdomwood Christian Film Festival. Dr. Addie is currently a professor at a Capella University, and hosts her television show titled: “Wisdom Breaks with Dr. Addie.” Her specialty is to help people who are stuck in life get from point A to point B so that they can pursue their purpose. Her mantra “Love like you’ve never been hurtTM”.