The Family Action Network welcomes back Michele Borba ho will speak on the topic "Raising Unselfies: How to Raise Commpassionate, Courageous Kids." In her book Unselfie: Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in Our All-About-Me World, she explains what parents and educators must do to combat the growing empathy crisis among children today. Empathy is a trait that can be taught and nurtured to yield successful, happy children who also are kind, moral, and courageous, and able to shift their focus from "I, me, and mine" to "we, us, and ours."
Michele Borba, EdD, is an internationally renowned educational psychologist and an expert in parenting, bullying, and character development. One of the foremost authorities on childhood development in the country, she is a regular NBC contributor who appears regularly on Today and has been featured as an expert on Dateline, The View, Dr. Phil, NBC Nightly News, Fox & Friends, Dr. Oz, and The Early Show, among many others. She lives in Palm Springs, California, with her husband, and she is the mother of three grown sons.
This event is free and open to the public.
Hailed as “an absolute must-read” (Jean Twenge) and a book that “will change your kids’ lives” (Jack Canfield), UnSelfie by Dr.