Dr. Karyn Gordon
Raising Healthy Kids and Teens in an Age of Overindulgence
Save the date for our upcoming Experts in Education Speaker Series featuring author, speaker, and registered psychotherapist Dr. Karyn Gordon: April 26, 2018 at 7 pm.
The STS Experts in Education Speaker Series brings world-class speakers to share their ideas on current education-related issues. Through this series, STS hopes to inspire and foster best practice in the teaching and learning community.
A passionate motivational speaker, best-selling author and TV personality, Dr. Karyn specializes in coaching emotional intelligence skills and has a unique ability to communicate complex research in a simple and passionate way to all age groups, from students to Fortune 500 CEOs.
Dr. Karyn's presentation will focus on raising healthy kids and teens in an age of overindulgence. Many young people live in a 'buy now, pay later' culture which is impacting their decision making, priorities, spending, self-discipline, and overall emotional physical health.
Dr. Karyn Gordon has a doctorate in Marriage and Family. She is the author of Dr. Karyn's Guide to The Teen Years, a TV personality for Good Morning America and Cityline, as well as a TV producer for SUCCESS Stories (Rogers).
In this keynote, parents will learn:
- A comprehensive understanding of 'overindulgence' and how it's different from 'spoiling'
- Common obstacles preventing families from achieving balance in their life
- Three practical strategies for raising healthy kids and teens with balanced decision-making skills
The STS Experts in Education Speaker Series brings world-class speakers to share their ideas on current education-related issues. Through this series STS hopes to inspire and foster best practice in the teaching and learning community.