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Katie Hurley
Attended Kingswood-Oxford 1993
Lives in El Segundo, CA
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You know when you're completely out of patience and can't possibly handle one more thing?  We can help with that at +EverydayFamily  #parentingadvice  
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Adjusting to a new sibling can be hard.  Tips to help your "big kids" through the transition on +EverydayFamily  #parentingadvice  
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Dr. Marc is back with some great advice on a rare condition.   #infertilitytreatment  
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Perfectionism can be hard for little ones.  And sometimes anxiety plays a role.  How to spot the difference on +EverydayFamily  #parentingadvice  
Many kids struggle with perfectionism. Others have anxiety. Some struggle with both. It can be hard to spot the difference.
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Three reasons to make time for uninterrupted parent-child playtime on +EverydayFamily  #parentingtips   #happykids   #play  
Parent-child playtime helps build a trusting relationship and improve social interaction skills. It's important to make time to play without distraction.
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The balancing act - never easy.  Tips for balancing work and family on +EverydayFamily 
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The importance of helping victims of bullying...long after the behavior stops. #bullyingawareness  
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New hope for peanut allergy sufferers...
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I know! Here's hoping...
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Don't let your stress about education increase your child's stress. #parentingadvice  
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Finding support after diagnosis is important. More on +EverydayFamily  #parentingadvice  
A diagnosis of autism can be overwhelming for a parent. While early intervention is crucial, it's also important to find support.
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Author, Psychotherapist
Employment
  • Author, 2013 - present
    Author of the upcoming parenting book, "The Happy Kid Handbook": Penguin Publishing (Tarcher)
  • moonfrye
    Writer, 2011 - present
  • EverydayFamily
    Writer/Child Development Specialist, 2013 - present
  • allParenting
    Writer, 2013 - present
  • Private Practice
    Psychotherapist, present
  • Practical Parenting
    Writer/Founder Practical Parenting, present
  • The Help Group
    Clinician/Clinical Director, 1999 - 2005
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El Segundo, CA
Previously
West Hartford, CT - Boston, MA - Philadelphia, PA
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Psychotherapist and author helping parents raise happy kids one day at a time...
Introduction
I am a Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist, Parenting Expert, and author (more on that later) in Los Angeles, CA.  Practical Parenting  provides simple parenting strategies to help parents raise happy and confident kids.  I also write for Everyday Family, allParenting, and The Huffington Post.  I have two happy kids and a rock & roll husband.
Education
  • Kingswood-Oxford 1993
    High School, 1993
  • Boston College 1997
    Psychology/Women's Studies, 1997
  • University of Pennsylvania 1999
    MSW, 1999
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Gender
Female
Other names
Katherine Hurley, Katie Godbout