The Willows and Common Sense Media present:
"Empathy: Why It's Important and How to Grow it in Your Kids" Dr. Yalda T. Uhls & Dr. Michele Borba in Conversation
Michele Borba, globally-recognized educational psychologist, parenting expert, and the author of "UnSelfie: Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in Our All-About-Me World," and Yalda T. Uhls, the author of "Media Moms & Digital Dads: A Fact NotFear Approach to Parenting in the Digital Age," will discuss the importance of raising kids with empathy. Their conversation will include anecdotes from two experts on the affects of media on a child's social and emotional learning, as well as tips on raising kids in a media-saturated world.
FREE EVENT ON:
Tuesday, May 24
7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
(Q & A and Book Signing to follow the talk)
The Willows Theater
8509 Higuera Street
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Michele Borba, Ed.D. is an internationally renowned educational psychologist and expert in parenting, bullying, and character development. Her upcoming book, UnSelfie: Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in Our All-About-Me World, pinpoints the forces causing the empathy crisis in modern teens and shares a revolutionary, research-based, nine-step plan for reversing it. Dr. Borba is an NBC contributor and has apperared numerous times on the Today Show, Dateline, CNN, and others.
For additional info on Michele Borba visit: www.micheleborda.com
Yalda T. Uhls, Ph.D. is an award winning child psychological researcher and an expert in how media affects children. Her new book, Media Moms & Digital Dads: A Fact Not Fear Approach to Parenting in the Digital Age, distills peer-reviewed academic research focused on the impact of technology on children, breaking down these complex issues in a friendly, accessible fashion. Yalda worked with Common Sense Media to develop the Character Strengths Program.
For additional info on Yalda T. Uhls visit: www.yaldatuhls.com