Aug 9, 2019
This week, Lisa and Misty have a very special guest host on to review the national bestseller The Self-Driven Child: The Science and Sense of Giving Your Kids More Control Over Their Lives by William Stixrud, Ph.D and Ned Johnson. (Or as we like to call them, Bill and Ned.)
Our very special guest host is none other than Heather Stinnett -- Misty's big sister!
And let us tell you... THIS BOOK BLOWS OUR MINDS. Even if you don't have kids, there is something here for you!
IT'S UNREAL, Y'ALL!
About the authors...
William Stixrud, Ph.D. is a clinical neuropsychologist and a faculty member at Children's National Medical Center and George Washington University Medical School. He lectures widely on the adolescent brain, meditation, and the effects of stress, sleep deprivation, and technology overload on the brain. He has published several influential scientific articles and is on the board of the David Lynch Foundation.
Ned Johnson is the founder of PrepMatters, a tutoring service in Washington, DC, and the coauthor of Conquering the SAT: How Parents Can Help Teens Overcome the Pressure and Succeed. A sought-after speaker and teen coach for study skills, parent-teen dynamics, and anxiety management, his work has been featured on NPR, NewsHour, U.S. News & World Report, Time, The Washington Post, and The Wall Street Journal.
Heather covers every chapter over the course of this special two-part Self-Driven Child Book Review:
Check out the author's website and purchase a copy here.
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Do yourselves a favor and read this book, you lovelies!