• Experience, Expertise and Happiness

    Who is Linda?

Pioneer in North America

Bubbly and charismatic woman,

With 20 years of experience, Linda Leclerc has been practicing laughter yoga professionally since 2003. As the first Master Trainer in Canada (and one of the four first Master Trainers in the world), she founded the School of Laughter Yoga in the spring of 2005.

Pioneer of the movement in North America, Linda Leclerc has laughed and worked with thousands of organizations, businesses, and groups since 2003 and is invited regularly by the media as an expert to talk about the benefits of laughter.

Founder of the HAHA Sisterhoodmc, recipient of two prestigious Laughter Ambassador Award,

Linda is a dynamic speaker and generous teacher. Co-author of the book  Le yoga du rire, published by Guy Trédaniel Editeur, creator of the audio collection Destination Rire in addition to a number of tools designed to incorporate laughter into one’s life, Linda created « Rire +/ Let’s Laugh », the first app of its kind for smartphone and tablet, designed three online self-coaching programs  “S’entraîner à la joie” and “Chaque jour la joie“ et « La joie au quotidien », a supporting program « 25 jours de présence souriante » and two podcasts « L’Élément JOIE! » et « The JOY Element ».

Her last project? The Happiness Summit! This online summit offers conferences on that theme by international experts! And there’s more! She’s always working on her next project!

“Linda Leclerc delivers events that are filled with JOY! You get out smiling, energized, and ready to apply the exercises!”


The idea of doing an activity that involves laughing sometimes causes apprehension. But with Linda, the awkwardness doesn’t last!  Her simplicity, her natural ease, her ability to be attentive and caring as well as her incredible professionalism inspire people to be comfortable, relaxed, and at ease. Even the most reluctant succumb and allow themselves to laugh wholeheartedly! Linda is so experienced, she brings you into her joy zone without you having to make an effort.

She’s the most senior professional in her field in North America. Not because of her age but because of her expertise!

She has trained hundreds of leaders and teachers in her professional techniques.

Linda offers a range of services that allow you to experience the benefits of laughter yoga.

She has created many fantastic tools to make your eyes sparkle and your heart sing!

Leading groups is Linda’s strength! Her extensive experience after leading hundreds and hundreds of groups means that she is comfortable in front of all groups, regardless of size or venue, in French or in English.

Do you want the AUTHENTIC EXPERIENCE and not an imitation? Linda is the real deal!

Linda Leclerc is an exceptional person, and a seasoned speaker and teacher.

Carmen Désilets

Linda is an incredible person, and an incredible source of motivation. She knew how to teach us the importance of laughter in all aspects as well as the techniques to develop and discover joy and pleasure!

Nathaniel Barrera

What skill and finesse to get everyone to participate! Linda shines in what she teaches!

Manon Vicky Gauthier

What our customers say!

A conference with Linda is a joy happening!

Geneviève TremblayBonheur en Vrac

That’s exactly what our team needed and this workshop is perfectly aligned with our company’s philosophy! Dynamic, gathering and punchy!

Marc Patry, CFP, RHUAssocié Principal, PPTA

What an awesome workshop! A rewarding half-day for our entire team! Not only did we learn about the benefits of laughter but we also had some prevention when it comes to physical and mental health! These workshops set good life habits on the same level as exercising and eating well!

Valérie LegrosGestionnaire de programme La Maisonnée

Happy customers!