Laurie Berdahl, coauthor of Warning Signs.
Topic: Protect your kids from becoming victims or perpetrators of violence and aggression.
Issues: Violent media influences; bullying; hazardous friendships; sexual aggression and abuse; risky thinking and entitled attitudes; school safety; gun violence; mental health, and more.
Rosalind Wiseman, author of Queen Bees and Wannabes, 3rd edition.
Topic: Helping your daughter survive cliques, gossip, boys, and the new realities of girl world.
Issues: How to tell what role your daughter plays and how to help her be herself; examining your own parenting style and how you relate to your daughter; the powerful and complicated role of technology in girl world; girls’ power plays; good popularity vs. bad popularity.