Parent Talks

Parent Education Talks by Dr. Melissa Johnson


The experts on our team offer popular parenting talks with practical strategies and tools for:

  • helping your child/teen navigate the social world
  • maintaining a positive connection
  • offering the right support to build confidence and resilience  


Book a Parent Ed Talk at your School or Organization

Choose one of the following topics or customize a talk to meet your community’s needs:


– Fostering Social and Emotional Intelligence: Help your Children Build Resilience and Become Happier, Kinder and More Compassionate
– Building Grit: Fostering Passion and Perseverance in Everyday Life
– Tough Conversations in Hard Times: How to Talk to your Children about Difficult Topics and Help them Build Resilience
– Stand Up! Speak Out! Help Children Navigate their Friendship Worlds
– Mindful Families: Present Moment Living for Less Stress and More Connection
– Mindful Parenting for Challenging Times

Focusing on Girls:

Fostering Leadership in our Daughters
– Get Social Media Savvy
– Cliques, Conflicts and Connections
– Top 10 Ways to Help Your Daughter Love Her Body

  Dr. Johnson has given recent talks for a variety of local school communities and organizations:

– Carver Elementary School
– John Burroughs High School
– Lycee International de Los Angeles
– Valentine Elementary School
– The Waverly School
– Women’s Career Conference of Pasadena
– USC Verdugo Hills Hospital: Parent Education
– NCL Pasadena
– Girls’ Friendly Society Diocese of LA

Check out our Parent Education Talks flier for more info!

“I recently saw Dr. Johnson give a talk on fostering leadership in our daughters. It was empowering and incredibly useful information as we navigate these teenage years. We want our daughters to have grit and determination – how to do this mutually and with mindfulness? I learned quite a bit and am grateful for having had the opportunity to hear Dr. Johnson.”

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