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Dear Fellow Parent, Grandparent, Educator or Caregiver of Children:

The more you think about how stressful parenting has been, the more you realize that your best chance at happiness is to listen to and learn the scientifically proven and easy to use parenting techniques that will fill your home with radiating peace and love!

We all know that new parenting techniques are needed now to survive our ever changing world…Discover the secrets to building a rock solid and loving connection with your children, understanding their needs, and eliminating family stress NOW!

TRUTH: It’s not Important that you know everything about raising perfect children, what is important is that you have the right tools and know how to empower them to be happy, successful and make the right decisions…because you can’t be there every second of the day! Experience joyful children and a peaceful family life!

TRUTH: Learning these powerful parenting techniques will give you the winning edge so you can win the challenging battle over your child’s mind, a battle that exists between their peers, the media, schools and you. And these new skills will expand your parenting awareness and arm you with the missing ingredients you need to win any battle from birth through their teens!

Neale Donald Walsh
Modern-day Spiritual Messenger and Author
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Sharon Lechter
Founder of Pay Your Family First and YOUTHpreneur, Education Advocate and Author
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Shelly Lefkoe
Co-founder of the Lefkoe Institute, President of Possibilities of Parenting Center
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Deborah Rozman, Ph.D
Psychologist, Business Executive, Education, author and Co-creator of HeartMath System.
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Dr.Joe Rubino
CEO of the Center for Personal Reinvention, Expert in Self-Esteem, Life-Changing Personal Development Trainer, Success Coach and Author
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Bryan Post
Child Behavior Expert, founder of the Post Institute for Family-Centered Therapy
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Tera Warner
Founder of online resource of raw food and detoxification programs for women.
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JJ Virgin
Fitness and nutrition expert, author and media personality.
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Amy McCready
Parenting expert and developer of Positive Parenting Solutions Online
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Mark Romero
Mark: Personal Development Coach and creator of Transformational musical technology.
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Lara Romero
Laura: Ph.D, changing children’s lives through energy work
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Rhea Perry
Rhea Perry is the founder of Educating for Success and a curriculum counselor
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Anat Baniel
Anat Baniel is the developer of the Anat Baniel Method
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Steve Sisgold
Certified Body-Centered Pschyotherapist and Relationship Counselor and Author and, Singer
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Joanie Winberg
Certified Behavior Specialist, Personal Coach specializing in divorce and Author
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Karin Volo
is an expert in career and personal development
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Donna Gates
Authority in the field of digestive health, diet and nutrition and Author
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Kim West
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, The Sleep Lady
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Dr. Charlotte Reznick
Child and Educational Psychologist, Creator of Imagery for Kids
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Dr. Jane Nelsen
Licensed Marriage, Family and Child Counselor, prolific and Author of Positive Discipline books
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Kathryn Kvols
Author, president of the International Network for Children and Families
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Annika Rockwell
Certified Nutritionist and Advocate for chldren’s nutrition
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Sigrid Kjeldsen
Stress coach and owner of The Joyful Mother
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Wendy Joy Hart is an International Speaker, Coach and creator of The Procrastination Cure System
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Judith Sherven, Ph.D and Jim Sniechowski, Ph.D
Pscyhologists, Authors and Relationship Experts
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Dr. Michele Borba
Dr. Michele Borba is an internationally recognized author, speaker, & educator on parenting, character education and bullying prevention.
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Farhana Dhalla
Enlightened Divorce Expert and Spiritual Transformationalist.
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Dr.Laura Markham
Clinical Psychologist and founder of Aha! more
Allana Pratt
Author of both “How to Be and Stay Sexy” and “The Missing Handbook to Motherhood”
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Julie Matthews is a Certified Nutrition Consultant specializing in autism spectrum disorders.
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Because we believe that every parent deserves loving, happy, resilient and successful children, we want to share a sneak peek of what you will learn and be able to put into practice in your parenting life RIGHT AWAY:


Imagine having the parenting skills and awareness to thrive and grow as a family through any situation! Imagine knowing how to:

Raise emotionally intelligent children with the latest fascinating research and tips about things like your child's heart to body intelligence
Get your child to sleep, whether you have a baby, toddler or teen, so that you don't have face the struggles of sleep deprivation

Set limits and make them stick

Thrive even if you have extremely challenging kids with behaviors like lying, stealing, defiance and aggression
Feed your children nutritiously, even if you have a picky eater who will only eat the dreaded mac and cheese and chicken nuggets!
Get kids to listen without nagging, reminding or yelling
Go from overwhelmed and cranky to calm and joyfully in control

Have a more confident, healthier and grounded child

Transform stress and anxiety into joy and success

Apply revolutionary methods for parenting children with special needs

Avoid the painful “failure to launch” syndrome by making sure your child has all the skills, including financial and coping skills

Keep your children safe on and offline by knowing how to maintain trust and keep lines of communication open. Teach them to have the self-esteem to say no when they need to and stand up for themselves

Dr. Michele Borba

Dr. Michele Borba … Covers A to Z on Parenting!

You are in for a real treat! What an honor to interview the woman who is arguably THE most sought- after parenting educator on the planet! Dr. Michele Borba is full of amazingly easy-to-use tips and tricks that will make your parenting more fun, more effective and much easier.
Vanessa Van Putten

Connect with Your Teens While Keeping Them Safe Online!

Wouldn't you love knowing what your teen or tween is really thinking, feeling and potentially doing? How much more could you help guide your teen if you understood your teens world? Everything has changed dramatically since we were teens, and in order to stay connected, we need to know more about the world your teen lives in.
Izzy Kalman

Bully-Proofing Your Child, Made Easy

Do you have the feeling that our society’s efforts to decrease bullying just aren’t working? We spend more money, focus more time and expend more energy on this topic than ever before, yet incidents are on the rise! It is our number 1 fear as parents. Find out the pioneering, easy-to-learn steps to stop bullying in its tracks!
Dr.Kenny Handelman

Attention Difference Disorder: How To Turn Your ADHD Child or Teen's Differences Into Strengths

ADD can be a devastating diagnosis. But it has gifts as well as differences. Learn the 7 simple steps to turn the differences of your child or teen with ADHD into strengths. Learn about alternative medicines and how medicine fits into the picture. Most importantly, learn simple ways that can change your parenting to support your child’s unique needs.




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That it makes you aware of things I never thought about my role as a parent, that it's easy to understand and gives me the chance to listen to experts, I would never have a chance to see in person, in the convenience of my own home at almost any time. THANK YOU!
Ivonne Justo-Nardone, Merida, Yucata, Mexico.

I appreciated the variety of speakers and topics and also that we could send in questions/comments live. I also appreciated the large population that the Show seemed to reach--different countries, cultures, backgrounds, etc. It was comforting to know that there are others out there -- everywhere -- the struggle with the same parenting issues that I do.
Amy, Winston Salem, USA

The varied topics, from personal growth to dealing directly with children. Parenting is so much more than just dealing with your need to take care of yourself as well. The additional thing I need to mention is the convenience of the replays. I would not have gotten as much from this show if I did not have the access to the replays.
April Arrington, Tallahassee, USA


I know from my own experience that no matter where you are at now, a family life full of ease and joy is not only possible, it is your birthright!

My mission is to empower parents to become or remain the great parent they want to be, by connecting them to the right parenting expert for their unique situation. I believe that all parents need more information to parent well, whether that information is current knowledge on brain research and its implications for parenting, or cyber issues such as bullying or just how to connect with their kids and deal with the mundane but important challenges like getting their kids to sleep.

That’s why I’ve hand-picked the top experts on the planet to give you the information you need. Best of all, it is all available for free and from the comfort of your own home!

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Neale Donald Walsch is a modern day spiritual messenger whose words continue to touch the world in profound ways. With an early interest in religion and a deeply felt connection to spirituality, Neale spent the majority of his life thriving professionally, yet searching for spiritual meaning before beginning his now famous conversation with God. His With God series of books has been translated into 37 languages, touching millions of lives and inspiring important changes in their day-to-day lives.

In addition to authoring the renowned With God series, Neale has published 16 other works, as well as a number of video and audio programs. Available throughout the world, each of the CwG dialogue books has made the New York Times Bestseller list, Conversations with God-Book 1 occupying that list for over two and half years.

The With God Series has redefined God and shifted spiritual paradigms around the globe. In order to deal with the enormous response to his writings, Neale created the Conversations with God Foundation, a non-profit educational organization dedicated to inspiring the world to help itself move from violence to peace, from confusion to clarity, and from anger to love.

Neale's work has taken him from the steps of Macchu Picchu in Peru to the steps of the Shinto shrines of Japan, from Red Square in Moscow to St. Peters Square in Vatican City to Tiananmen Square in China. And everywhere he has gone-from South Africa to Norway, Croatia to The Netherlands, the streets of Zurich to the streets of Seoul, Neale has found a hunger among the people to find a new way to live, at last, in peace and harmony, and he has sought to bring people a new understanding of life and of God which would allow them to experience that.

A life-long education advocate, Sharon Lechter is the founder of Pay Your Family First, a financial education organization, and YOUTHpreneur, an innovative new way to spark the entrepreneurial spirit in our children. In 2008 Sharon was appointed to the first Presidents Advisory Council on Financial Literacy. She and the 18 other members of the council, selectively appointed by President Bush, continue to serve President Obama and advise him on the need for financial literacy education.

Sharon is an entrepreneur, author, philanthropist, educator, international speaker, licensed CPA and mother. She has been a pioneer in developing new technologies to bring education into children’s lives in ways that are innovative, challenging and fun, and remains committed to education particularly financial literacy.

Sharon is also known world-wide as the co-author of the international best-selling book Rich Dad, Poor Dad and the Rich Dad series of books. During her 10 years with the Rich Dad Company, it grew into an international powerhouse with over 20 books, board games, Web sites, CDs, audio cassettes and seminars. Rich Dad, Poor Dad has been on The New York Times Best Sellers List for over six and a half years and is available in over 50 languages and sold in more than 108 countries. More than 27 million Rich Dad books have been sold around the world.

A committed philanthropist, Sharon also gives back to world communities as both a volunteer and benefactor. In October of 2009, Sharon received the Humanitarian Award from the Caring Institute. She is a member of the Business Advisory Council for the Attorney General of the State of Arizona. Sharon also serves on the national board of the Women Presidents Organization, and the national board of Childhelp, a national organization founded to prevent and treat child abuse.

Shelly Lefkoe is co-founder and Vice President of the Lefkoe Institute, and the founder and President of the Possibilities of Parenting Center.

She offers private in-person and telephone sessions for people throughout the world using The Lefkoe Method (TLM). This revolutionary approach has enabled over 12,000 people to stop a wide variety of undesirable emotional and behavioral patterns.

She has personally worked with over 1,000 individuals from around the world. Using TLM she has helped these people handle issues as serious as eating disorders, phobias and depression as well as everyday problems like procrastination, shyness, fear of public speaking and the inability to form healthy relationships.

Shelly has also helped numerous businesspeople increase their personal productivity while reducing stress, improve their relationships with colleagues, and transform their family lives with The Lefkoe Method.

Deborah Rozman, Ph.D has 3 years’ experience as a psychologist, business executive, educator and author. Working alongside Doc Childre, she helped create the HeartMath System for heart-based living. The system is comprised of research, programs, tools and technologies which she has used and benefitted from over the past 20 years. Since HearthMath was founded in 1991, hundreds of individuals have experienced life-changing benefits from applying HeartMath’s approach to dealing with stress, anxiety and other debilitating emotions. HeartMath’s 17+ years of scientific research reveals the fascinating relationship between the heart, stress and emotions and provides simple solutions empowering people to transform negative emotions and improve their overall health and quality of life. Her deepest heart’s desire is to share the extraordinary benefits of the HeartMath system with as many people as possible.

Dr. Joe Rubino is an internationally acclaimed expert on the topic of self-esteem, a life-changing personal development trainer and success coach and best-selling author of 11 books and multiple audio sets and videos on topics ranging from how to restore self-esteem, achieve business success, maximize joy and fulfillment in life and productivity in business. An acclaimed speaker and course leader, he is known for his groundbreaking work in personal and leadership development, building effective teams, enhancing listening and communication skills, life and business coaching and optimal life planning. He is also an expert Network Marketing trainer, author, coach, leader and consultant.

Dr. Joe Rubino's best-selling books have been translated into 24 languages and are available in 59 countries. These include: English, German, Spanish, Korean, Japanese, Chinese Simple Characters, Chinese Complex Characters, Dutch, Portuguese, Indonesian, Indian, Greek, Czech, Turkish, French, Lithuanian, Nigerian, Malay, Siamese, Norwegian, Hindi, Bulgarian, Russian, and Arabic.

Dr. Rubino is the CEO of The Center for Personal Reinvention,, an organization committed to the personal excellence and empowerment of all people. He has impacted the lives of more than 2 million people through self-esteem work, life and business coaching, and personal and leadership development. Dr. Rubino was featured on the cover of Success Magazine and in their cover story, "We Create Millionaires" for his ability to impact people's lives. He is a certified success coach in life planning technology and the co-developer of the life-changing course, Conversations for Success, a program that provides participants with the tools to maximize their self-esteem, productivity and personal effectiveness with others. His vision is to personally impact the lives of twenty million people to be their best and to shift the paradigm around resignation - that is, that anyone can affect positive change in their own lives and in the lives of others - if they believe they can.

Tera Warner is the frisky founder of the world's largest online resource of raw food cleansing and detoxification programs for women. Through her programs and events she invites a community of over 100,000 women around the world to pick up their parsley sprigs, and march, dance, sing, jump or fly along path to vibrant living.

She's not got a string of acronyms after her name and fancy credentials, so don't bother looking for them. She's a monkey-lovin' mama doing her best to remind you that your self-worth is not measured by the size of your thighs or the width of your hips, but by the breadth of your dreams and the depth of your love.

Tera spent most of her days in university studying monkeys, and now she's simply trying to teach the world to eat like one.

Bryan Post is one of America’s Foremost Child Behavior Experts. Founder and CEO of the Post Institute for Family-Centered Therapy based in Virginia Beach, VA. The Post Institute specializes in working with adults, children and families who struggle with issues related to early life trauma and the impact of trauma on the development of the mind body system. A renowned clinician, lecturer, and author of several books, video, and audio programs, Bryan has traveled throughout the world providing expert treatment and consultation to a variety of groups. An internationally recognized specialist in the treatment of emotional and behavioral disturbance in adults, children and families, he specializes in a holistic family-based treatment approach that addresses the underlying interactive dynamics of the entire family, a neurophysiologic process he refers to as, “The secret life of the family.” Post contends that these same dynamics become obvious and are visibly apparent in every relationship.

He holds three degrees in the field of social work: a Bachelors of Social Work degree from East Central University in Ada, Oklahoma; a Masters of Social Work degree from the University of Texas at Arlington; and a Doctoral degree in Social Work from Columbus University School of Public Administration.

The family-centered principles and concepts offered by Bryan Post have been taught to more than 35,000 parents and professionals with a 98% Excellency rating. Now retired as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker Bryan continues to spread his loved based parenting message through his lecturing and monthly journaling via his rapidly growing parenting membership He lives with his family in Oklahoma.

JJ Virgin is one of the nation’s foremost fitness and nutrition experts, an accomplished public speaker and media personality. Her 25 years in the health and fitness industry, the past 10 in holistic nutrition and functional medicine, have earned JJ recognition as the go-to weight loss expert who can unlock the door to lifelong weight management through her sensible, no-fail approach to nutrition and fitness. JJ’s is the author of “Six Weeks to Sleeveless and Sexy” published by Simon & Schuster Gallery and the co-star of the TLC reality series, Freaky Eaters.

Internationally recognized as an expert in overcoming weight loss resistance, JJ is responsible for turning the most challenging weight loss resistant cases into stunning successes where clients get lean for life. JJ has worked with high performance athletes, CEO’s, and A-list celebrities from around the world, including Gene Simmons, Ben Stiller, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Tracie Thoms, Janeane Garofalo, Carrie Otis, Stephen Bishop, Benny Mardones, and Superman Returns star Brandon Routh. JJ appeared for two years as the nutrition expert on the top-rated Dr. Phil Show, and made appearances on Bonnie Hunt, ABC’s Extreme Makeover, NBC’s iVillage Live, and the E! channel’s Modern Girl’s Guide to Life. She’s authored numerous articles and is frequently featured on nationally syndicated radio shows, at international conferences, in national magazines, newspapers and websites.

JJ is a member of Mensa, a UCLA graduate and chronic student having taken 40 graduate courses (and counting) from 6 different graduate and doctoral schools including Biomechanics from California State University Northridge, Sports Medicine from University of Miami and doctoral level courses in Exercise Physiology, Nutrition and Aging from USC. She is a Certified Nutrition Specialist, a Certified Health and Fitness Instructor with advanced certifications in Nutrition, Personal Training and Aging and Board Certified in Holistic Nutrition.

Parenting expert Amy McCready is the Founder of Positive Parenting Solutions and the author of If I Have to Tell You One More Time…The Revolutionary Program That Gets Your Kids to Listen Without Nagging, Reminding or Yelling(Tarcher/Penguin, August 2011). She is a champion of positive parenting techniques for happier families and well-behaved kids. Her Toolbox strategies have empowered tens of thousands of parents to correct their kids’ misbehaviors without nagging, reminding or yelling.

Amy reaches a worldwide audience with her Positive Parenting Solutions Online parenting course, live webinars, and media appearances. She is a frequent guest on the TODAY Show and has also appeared on Rachael Ray, CNN, Fox & Friends, MSNBC, and elsewhere.

Amy McCready and Positive Parenting Solutions are proud to sponsor Pay It Forward Parenting, a program designed to give back and give thanks to military families by providing free access to the Positive Parenting Solutions Online course for military moms and dads who sacrifice so much for us.

Amy is a sought after keynote speaker, writer, parenting coach, corporate spokesperson and trainer. In her most important role, she plays mom to two teenage sons. She has been married to her husband, Dave, for over 20 years and lives in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Mark Romero is an extraordinary keynote artist, consultant and personal development coach and is recognized as a global leader in both personal and professional development through his one-of-a-kind transformational musical technology.

Through the masterful combination of his life-changing music, innovative mindsets and transformative processes, Mark is providing a pathway where people could be more prosperous, but more importantly have passion, meaning and fulfillment in their lives. Mark has been featured at some of the most prestigious personal and professional development conferences and has worked with worked with T. Harv Eker, Mark Victor Hansen, Marianne Williamson and Dr. Bruce Lipton to name a few.

As the founder and CEO of Mark Romero Music Inc., Mark offers a wide range of services that build on clients existing efforts, including his critically acclaimed music CDs, transformational musical series, teleconference series, keynote speaking engagements, private and group coaching sessions, and advisory services. Mark derives much of his inspiration from his family and lives in Laguna Niguel with his wife Dr. Lara and his two young daughters Olivia and Isabella.

Dr. Lara Romero earned her BA in Human Services from CSUF and later went on to attain her PH.D in Metaphysics from AIHT (American Institute of Holistic Theology). She has been studying energy work for over a decade and a half and has helped many people make life-changing breakthroughs. She is able to help reprogram no longer needed thoughts into attitudes that enhance life fulfillment, clarity, prosperity and purpose. She has worked with children from preschool up to high school levels in academics and counseling. Dr. Lara is dedicated to empowering children and their families to stand in their magnificence so they can lead fulfilling and meaningful lives.

Rhea Perry, the founder of Educating for Success, has been called the Mark Victor Hansen of the Homeschool World. Because she brings educational materials and opportunities about the world of small business to families, she is also known as the “homeschool mom who is changing the face of education.”

Rhea has educated her 7 children since 1987 and represented Lifetime Books for five years as a curriculum counselor.

Anat Baniel (M.A. Clinical Psychology) has established an international reputation as one of the world's leading authorities in finding ways to access the brain to overcome pain and limitation, increase vitality, and help children with special needs make the impossible possible.

The body is built to work as one harmonious unit with the brain at the helm as its Chief Executive Officer. So it stands to reason that if we look at how this CEO handles its day-to-day functions, we can improve the quality of the whole team. That reasoning is one of the key principles behind the Anat Baniel Method.

According to Anat Baniel, clinical psychologist and creator of the method, our brain functions in one of two modes – learning or non-learning. Most of us only use our non-learning mode. We don’t think about how we walk or pick up a glass; we just do it. But in order to be productive, we need to force our brains to stop giving us the same-old, same-old. We need to ask it to give us a different and better pattern.

Steve Sisgold has been many things to many people– creating infinite possibilities for himself and others. As an author, speaker, practitioner, singer, film maker and businessman, Steve has modeled and taught thousands how to use their innate body intelligence to create better health, prosperity and richer and more authentic relationships. His success in all of his endeavors are the result of his heart-felt commitment to embody his true calling.

Steve was born in Baltimore, Md. and grew up in a close knit row house neighborhood, where even non relatives were called Aunt and Uncle. From a near death experience while only one month old, Steve was dubbed ”a miracle” after he lived. At the heart of Steve’s work is his consistent optimistic attitude that all people are miracles and can create what they desire, in any moment.

Steve holds an M.A. in Communications, a B.S. in Business and Certifications in body-centered psychotherapy and relationship counseling. He specializes in body centered therapy and breath work and works out of his retreat home in Novato-Marin County California and also does sessions and retreats in Maui, Hawaii, his other home.

Joanie Winberg is the CEO of the National Association of Divorce for Women and Children and the founder of the Single Again! Now What? Mentoring Program. As a Divorce Mentor, a Certified Behavior Consultant, corporate trainer and author, Joanie's passion is to help people regain confidence, self esteem and create a foundation of life skills after divorce and to be the best they can be, not only for themselves but for their children.

Joanie Winberg became a successful business owner of a True Value Hardware store at the age of twenty five. After eighteen years in the retail arena, she embarked on a professional career as a speaker, author, business/personal coach specializing in divorce, Certified Behavior Specialist, and a Certified Laughter Leader.

Joanie speaks around the country and her diverse clientele is in the retail, health care, non-profit sector, and education industries. She is also the author of Rising to the Top, A Guide to Self- Development.

Joanie is also the Founder of the National Association of Divorce for Women and Children. Her passion is to help women during and after divorce to be the best they can be as well as become role models for their children and community. The 24/7 Resource Center, was created not only because of the lack of support and guidance Joanie experienced after her divorce, but for the many women who experience the same challenges. Joanie is also the Divorce Specialist for the National Association of Baby Boomer Women.

To continue to help provide a healthy lifestyle for women and children, Joanie is the Founder of the non-profit Happy Wednesday Foundation which provides funding for women's educational mentoring programs during and after divorce.

Karin Volo is an expert in career and personal development and is known as a Tough Transition Specialist and Dream Life Mentor and also a transformational author. She uses her professional skills and draws from her personal experiences to help individuals and companies thrive through difficult transitions. Her clients say she is professional, inspiring, dedicated, persistent, and determined. Karin’s passion is helping people better their lives through sharing all she has learned on her own journey. Her purpose is to inspire and teach others to thrive through tough times to discover and create their dream lives.

Donna Gates’ mission is to change the way the world eats. Over the past 25 years, Donna has become one of the most loved and respected authorities in the field of digestive health, diet, and nutrition, enjoying a worldwide reputation as an expert in candida, adrenal fatigue, autism, autoimmune diseases, weight loss and anti-aging.

Frustrated with her own health issues and lack of relief from conventional medicine, Donna embarked on a long course of study into many different healing concepts, including ancient Chinese medicine, macrobiotics, natural hygiene, raw foods and mega-supplement therapy. Incorporating the most beneficial components of each concept into her own system of health and healing, Body Ecology™.

She is the author of The Body Ecology Diet, a revolutionary system of healing that was created by Donna in response to the major deficiencies she saw in medicine and the commonplace approach to treating symptoms while ignoring root causes and the first of its kind. Filling the void, the diet-- sugar-free, gluten-free, and probiotic rich--was adopted by doctors and health practitioners alike, who recommend it to their patients and clients. Donna has certified hundreds of “Body Ecologists”, who passionately spread her teachings throughout the U.S., Canada, England, Australia and New Zealand.

Donna's groundbreaking work has been instrumental in transforming the natural foods industry. While the decision by the FDA to replace dangerous, artificial sweeteners from diet beverages with the safer Reb A substitute is recent, it was Donna who first introduced the white stevia/Reb A to the U.S. in 1994. Her very successful grassroots movement blossomed to tens of thousands enjoying the new sweetener and after three years it was approved as a “dietary supplement”, becoming a common item in every health food store in America. Donna’s cookbook, Stevia: Cooking with Nature’s Calorie-Free Sweetener (Avery) was the first of its kind. The next five years she dedicated to educating on the value of coconut oil which was demonized as a dangerous fat. Her dedication spurred new research and now coconut oil is promoted by holistic doctors and sold nationwide. Donna then focused on fermented foods and reintroduced milk Kefir to the U.S. Her innovation continued with “young coconut water kefir”, a fermented drink touted by medical doctors for healing the digestive tract and treating acid reflux.

As a key figure in the autism movement, Donna works with top doctors in the field who view her diet as instrumental in changing the theory behind and treatment of the disorder. She founded Body Ecology Diet Recovering Our Kids (BEDROK), an active online community of over 2,000 parents, many of who have seen their children in full recovery.

Over the past two years, the raw food movement’s knowledge-hungry crowd has turned to Body Ecology for answers to why the raw diet doesn’t always work. David Wolfe, the movement's de-facto leader, surveyed his followers and found 80% requesting Donna to speak at his popular Longevity Conference, which draw over 1,600 participants bi-annually.

Her eagerly anticipated book, The Baby Boomer Diet, (Hay House, October, 2011), is expected to revolutionize the way we think about aging.

Kim West is a mother of two and a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has been a practicing child and family therapist for more than eighteen years. Known as The Sleep Lady® by her clients, over the past fifteen years she has helped thousands of tired parents all over the world learn to listen to their intuition, recognize their child’s important cues and behaviors, and gently create changes that promote and preserve his or her healthy sleep habits.

West has appeared on the Dr. Phil, Today Show, NBC Nightly News, Good Morning America, TLC’s Bringing Home Baby and CNN, and has been written about in a number of publications including The Wall Street Journal, Associated Press, Baby Talk, Parenting, The Baltimore Sun, USA Today, The Telegraph, The Irish Independent and the Washington Post. West hosts the sleep section of The Newborn Channel, played in maternity wards in hospitals across the country.

Dr. Charlotte Reznick has dedicated her life to helping children, adolescents, parents, and professionals. She is a nationally recognized child educational Psychologist, Associate Clinical Professor of Psychology at UCLA, media consultant, and author of the Los Angeles Times best selling book, The Power of Your Child's Imagination: How to Transform Stress and Anxiety into Joy and Success (Perigee/Penguin).

For over 20 years Dr. Reznick has pioneered therapeutic interventions with a wide spectrum of our youth. Responding with unerring intuition to children's diverse needs, Dr. Reznick is best known for creating Imagery For Kids: Breakthrough for Learning, Creativity, and Empowerment, a positive coping skills program enabling children to realize their potential throughout their lifetime. In addition to her private practice, Dr. Reznick creates therapeutic relaxation CDs for children, teens and parents, and teaches workshops internationally on the healing power of children's imagination.

Dr. Jane Nelsen is a licensed Marriage, Family and Child Counselor in South Jordan, UT and San Diego, CA and is the prolific author of Positive Discipline and many other popular parenting books. She has co-developed Positive Discipline workshops that focus on the needs of pre-schoolers, teenagers, single parents, parenting in recovery and criminal justice.

Jane’s doctorate degree in Educational Psychology from the University of San Francisco in 1979 is secondary to the education and experience she achieved from her successes and failures as a mother of seven children.

She now shares this wealth of knowledge and experience as a popular keynote speaker and workshop leader throughout the country. Jane is very well received by school district, teacher organizations, conferences, and parent education networks throughout the world.

Letters come in daily from parents and teachers worldwide who have had much success with the principles outlined in her books, workshops, and lectures. She has appeared on Oprah, Sally Jessy Raphael, and Twin Cities Live, and was the featured parent expert on the National Parent Quiz with Ben Vereen. Learn proven, effective Positive Discipline strategies -- even if you’re on the go!

A “catalyst for creating healthy relationships” is the best way to describe Kathryn Kvols. A dynamic and entertaining international speaker, Kathryn has worked with thousands of teachers, nurses, counselors, childcare workers and parents, presenting keynote addresses, workshops, and classes. Kathryn presents fresh new ways at looking at age-old problems. Seeing with these new eyes, her audience is inspired to make amazing shifts toward loving action. These loving actions are creating more satisfying relationships at home, in school and in the workplace.

Kathryn has a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and Social Work with a minor in Education from Concordia College in Minnesota.

She is adept at creating safe learning environments through her heart-felt speaking style, her sense of humor, and insightful observations. Her workshops are interactive and her audiences walk away with practical tools they can implement immediately.

Highlights of her career include being invited to speak at the World Peace Conference in Costa Rica and being interviewed as an expert for the PBS Documentary, “The Children Are Watching.”

Annika Rockwell is a Certified Nutritionist and has owned and operated Rockwell Nutrition and launched Nutrition4Children in 2010. She is a member of the Holistic Moms Network. She is passionate about educating on women’s and children’s health concerns, not only by using nutritional supplements, but also by changing the foods they eat and how they are prepared.

Annika believes we should all go back to eating the Traditional Diets of our ancestors. She is an advocate for natural childbirth, midwives, doulas and breastfeeding and good nutrition pre-conceptions, not just during pregnancy and lactation. She aids in the education of parents about children’s nutrition so they can raise healthy, happy children who will then become an amazing next generation of people!

Sigrid Kjeldsen is a Stress Coach for the modern mom. She owns and operates the site “The Joyful Mother” which offers inspiration, one-on-one coaching and online courses. Sigrid teaches women the fundamentals of how to have real power over their lives and cultivate a happy outer world that reflects a happy and balanced inner world! By taking responsibility of their own happiness, Sigrid believes moms can make this their most important parenting tool.

Wendy Joy Hart is an International Speaker and Coach and the creator of “The Procrastination Cure System: 7 Simple Steps that Compel You to Follow Through (and Make More Money!)”

Wendy’s promise is to “increase your follow-through by 3 times or more, in 3 months or less, using 1/3 or less of the effort you were using before.”

She has over 20 years of experience in human behavior, sales and psychology. Using little-known tools and cutting-edge brain science, she has developed this unique system that has people end procrastination fast, and for good.

Wendy has coached over 2500 clients (mostly Mom’s with home-based based businesses) to reduce overwhelm, increase their sales, and get past whatever barriers were causing them to be drained or stuck.

When they learn how to follow through without effort or will power, success becomes easy.

In addition, the tools that the Parents learn get copied by their children: Kids follow through with their homework and chores more often with less prodding, grades go up, fighting with their siblings goes down, and even potty training is easier! Moms report that the mood in the family generally gets less chaotic and more calm, and everybody becomes happier and less stressed.

Husband-and-wife psychology team Judith Sherven, Ph.D. and Jim Sniechowski, Ph.D. have discovered the core issue that holds people back from the success they desire. It’s The Fear of Being Fabulous and it’s epidemic. Consequently their groundbreakingOvercoming the Fear of Being Fabulous seminar programs and products have attracted a large and grateful audience.

Meanwhile, Judith & Jim are also two of the country's most respected and pioneering authorities on relationship dynamics, including smart dating, wedding planning, and successful marriage.They are the bestselling authors of several relationship books.

A clinical psychologist, Judith worked in private practice for twenty-two years. Jim holds a doctorate in Human Behavior and co-founded the Men's Health Network in Washington, D.C.

As guest experts, they have appeared on over 1100 television and talk-radio shows including Oprah, The O'Reilly Factor, Canada AM, The View, 48 Hours, The Daily Buzz, MSNBC, and CNN.

They were both involved in the film industry earlier in their lives. Judith as an actress, Jim as actor, director, and teacher. Now as trainers and motivational speakers, they have been working with live audiences for the last 20 years nationally and internationally.

They understand the challenges men and women face when they suffer from The Fear of Being Fabulous--in their careers, love life, you name it. And Judith & Jim show them the deep unconscious secret that throws open the doors to satisfaction and success in their lives.

More than their extensive professional background, Judith & Jim bring profound personal experience and knowledge to their work. They have had to overcome The Fear of Being Fabulous . . . big time. And they've been married for nineteen years, triumphing in their success together, so they bring hope for almost everyone!

Dr. Michele Borba is an internationally recognized expert and author on children, teens, parenting, bullying and moral development. Her work aims to help strengthen children’s character and resilience, build strong families, create compassionate and just school cultures, and reduce peer cruelty. Her practical, research-based advice is culled from a career of working with over one million parents and educators worldwide.

Dr. Borba is recognized globally for her work in bullying prevention and character education. Her strategies to mobilize student bystanders to reduce peer cruelty were featured on Dateline and NBC’s Nightly News. She appeared as the bullying expert in the documentary, “Bullied to Silence” and is on the advisory board for the film “The Bully Project.” Her proposal: “Ending School Violence and Bullying” (SB1667) was signed into California law in 2002.

Farhana Dhalla is the go to person for being able to shift perspectives. As the author of the internationally recognized book "Thank You for Leaving Me" and an Enlightened Divorce Coach, her work has aided people in transmuting the pain of divorce into a spiritually transformative experience. She synthesizes the teachings from many masters into practical applications making spirituality a moment to moment practice. As a single mother to three children she understands first hand the challenges of BEING the work and shares her failures and her learnings freely. Her deep wisdom coupled with her natural effervescence make her a sought after speaker and teacher.

Allana Pratt is the Author of How To Be And Stay Sexy for women, The Missing Handbook to Motherhood for moms and Get Her To Say Yes for men. An Intimacy Expert on CBS, TLC & FOX, she’s a columnist for eHarmony and People Magazine reported Allana was the first person Leeza Gibbons called for coaching when she signed on with Dancing with the Stars. Allana’s a booked solid Relationship Coach who helps heal the past once and for all so relationships thrive and families flourish.

Julie Matthews is a Certified Nutrition Consultant specializing in autism spectrum disorders. Her award winning book, Nourishing Hope for Autism, and her work are based in scientific research and an understanding of the biochemistry of ASDs and the role of nutrition to aid healing and relieve symptoms of autism. She presents at the leading biomedical autism conferences in the US and abroad, and is the Nutrition Editor of the Autism File magazine. Julie has a private nutrition practice in San Francisco, California, and supports families and clinicians from around the world.

Parenting is tough, but it isn’t complicated. From tantrums to texting, the secret of happy parenting is a close relationship with your child. Thousands of research studies over the past four decades show us exactly what kids need to turn out great:

Love (nurturing, respect, empathy, cherishing)


High -- but age-appropriate -- expectations.

As both a mom and a Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Laura Markham sounds two clear themes in her advice to parents. The first is that when we feel good, we're better parents. Quite simply, we can only give what we have inside. That's why her daily parenting inspiration emails are about how to take better care of ourselves and manage our own emotions.

Her other theme is that parenting effectively always depends on our connection to our kids. Without that connection, we have little influence ("My kids won't listen!") and, frankly, parenting becomes an exhausting, thankless task.

Deepening our connection with our kids and keeping it strong as they grow is the work of parenting. Of course kids need guidance, but that only sticks if the connection is there to support our teaching.