"Essential book for parents, teachers, grandparents and anyone who wants to inform, inspire and empower kids to be the most they can possibly be." -- Kathy Eldon, founder, Creative Visions Foundation
"This lovely book describes many heartfelt tips to share with your child." --Judith Orloff, M.D., author, Positive Energy
"I read 365 Perfect Things to Say to Your Kids with great joy and gratitude. I believe books like this can help parents and teachers who try to make a positive difference when they work with children." -- Thubten Samdup, Chair, The Dalai Lama Foundation, Canada
"In 365 Perfect Things to Say to Your Kids, Maureen serves parents and child specialists a delicious menu of daily words and interactions that can uplift the hearts of children, enhance creativity and resiliency, increase children's emotional intelligence and thus contribute to healthier, happier families and communities." -- Lisa DuPont, Ph.D., school psychologist and Tibetan nun
"Maureen Healy's 365 Perfect Things to Say to Your Kids provides marveously helpful sayings that can stimulate an authentic encounter between parent and child. Healy's sensitive, intuitive suggestions for using these simple, yet powerful words for empowering, educating and inspiring children will be seen as the vanguard for a new and exciting applied developmental science." -- Ray Hawkins, Ph.D., psychologist and author
About the Author
Maureen Healy is a child development expert and parenting author. Healy's work has taken her around the world fostering the positive emotional health of children in modern and developing nations. Creative Visions Foundation named her a "Creative Activist" in 2007. Maureen is also an active contributor to the field with a popular blog on Psychology Today's website, and serves as the child expert at Pure Inspiration magazine. Her academic credentials include a BA in psychology, MBA as well as MA program in clinical psychology along with in-depth training in Tibetan Buddhism.