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Internationally Recognized Author, Speaker, Media commentator

"Dr. Laura Markham is rapidly evolving into one of the world's best-loved parenting experts. An angel in mufti, Laura has written a book that no parent can afford to be without, Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids: How to Stop Yelling and Start Connecting. Frankly, it should be handed out with every baby."

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Dr. Laura Markham has been featured or quoted in thousands of print and online publications as diverse as The Wall Street Journal, Men's Health, Redbook, Parents Magazine, Real Simple and the The Boston Globe. She is a regular guest on radio and national television. Media-savvy, high-energy and able to connect with parents, Dr. Laura offers expertise and commentary on every aspect of parenting.

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Who is Dr. Laura Markham?

Dr. Laura Markham earned her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at Columbia University, but she's also a mom, so she understands how tough it is to be a parent. A leading advocate for parents and children, Dr. Laura is the founding editor of, an extensive website serving up Aha! Moments to parents of babies through teens.

Dr. Laura is the author of the bestselling Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids: How To Stop Yelling and Start Connecting, which has been published in 12 languages and continues to rack up daily five star reviews on Amazon, as parents attest to the power of her approach of connection, coaching, and parental self-regulation.

Her latest book, Peaceful Parent, Happy Siblings: How To Stop the Fighting and Raise Friends For Life, is now available for pre-order.

Dr. Laura's Facebook and Twitter have large and active followings who are engaged in applying her ideas. She writes a coaching post several times a week to a rapidly growing list of over 80,000 subscribers.