Scolding children is normal, but sometimes parents end up using some harsh words that have lasting impacts on a child’s psyche.
Maureen Healy is an award-winning author, popular speaker, and leader in the field of children's emotional health. Her first book, Growing Happy Kids, won multiple awards and helped parents nurture a deeper level of confidence and resiliency in their children. Speaking Maureen has keynoted at Crayola, NAEYC and symposiums globally. As a noted expert, Maureen has appeared across all media outlets such as PBS, NBC, ABC and Disney's, The Fatherhood Project, with Hank Azaria. Her most recent book is The Emotionally Healthy Child: Helping Children Calm, Center, and Make Smarter Choices (preface from Dalai Lama). To learn more: www.growinghappykids.comor @mdhealy