Lauren has participated in public speaking and outreach services conducted in school systems, hospitals and large corporations throughout the region. She also offers her assistance in the nonprofit sector seeking assistance in weight loss and relapse prevention. Lauren has taught weight loss seminars through Rhode Island College and Brown University. She is a frequent lecturer for Shape Up RI and has provided weight loss seminars for their 2009-2011 winter/summer sessions. Lauren is also an instructor at Johnson & Wales University where she teaches wellness for professional development and continuing education credits.
Ms. Canuel has appeared on both television and radio programs as a guest speaker including: 92.3 WPRO, 99.7 WXEX, and 100.3 WHKK. Lauren has also participated in a Health Watch Services on WJAR NBC10. She also shared her expertise on the “Lighten Up” series sponsored by Vision Cable Company. Ms. Canuel has also been nationally interviewed and illustrated in the August 1991 issue of Shape Magazine where her goals and techniques were discussed and put into practice. auren was keynote speaker at the 2006, 2007 as well as 2014 Southern New England women’s Expos. In September 2008, Lauren was illustrated in Fitness Magazine and as a result was featured on a segment for WJAR NBC 10 to inspire local viewers. In October 2013, Lauren was featured as a health and fitness expert on the Rhode Show, where she educated local viewers about effective weight-loss and long-term weight control.