About Us

Dr. Mary
Mary Sheedy Kurcinka is a best-selling author, lecturer and parent educator. Her books: Raising Your Spirited ChildKids, Parents and Power Struggles; and Sleepless in America, are at bookstores worldwide.

She is one of Amazon’s top parenting authors. Visit her website at www.parentchildhelp.com.

Lynn Jessen is Director and owner of the widely respected Paidea Child Development Center in Oakdale, Minnesota. With her Bachelor’s Degree in Home Economics Education (emphasizing Child Development and Family Life) and her Masters in Early Childhood and Parent Education, she brings an in-depth understanding of child development and parenting theories.