George Lynn and Cynthia Johnson, coauthors of Breaking the Trance.
Topic: Parenting the screen-dependent child.
Issues: The difference between dependence and addiction; how to tell whether your child is screen dependent; what screen dependence does to children’s mind, nervous system, and body; effects on boys of screen dependence; regaining control.
Marjorie Ingall, author of Mameleh Knows Best.
Topic: What Jewish mothers do to raise successful, creative, empathetic, independent children.
Issues: Know your history; nurture independence; tell stories, emphasize education; the myths, stereotypes, and truth about Jewish mothers; why you don’t have to be Jewish to be a Jewish mother.
Erica Reischer, author of What Great Parents Do.
Topic: Simple strategies for raising kids who thrive.
Issues: A psychologist and parent educator offers 75 research-based-yet-practical techniques parents can use to reshape kids’ challenging behavior, create strong family bonds, and guide children toward becoming happy, kind, responsible adults.