Wildly popular parenting expert Dr Becky Kenned shares her groundbreaking approach to raising kids in a way that feels good.
Over the past several years, Dr Becky Kennedy-known to her followers as 'Dr Becky'-has been sparking a parenting revolution. Millions of parents, tired of following advice that either doesn't work or simply doesn't feel good, have embraced Dr Becky's empowering and effective approach, a model that prioritises connecting with our kids over correcting them.
From reward charts to time-outs, many popular parenting approaches are based on shaping behaviour, not raising humans. These techniques don't build the skills kids need for life or account for their complex emotional needs. Add to that parents' complicated relationships with their own upbringings and it's easy to see why so many caretakers feel lost, burned out, and worried they're failing their kids.
In Good Inside, Dr Becky shares her parenting philosophy, complete with actionable strategies, that will help parents move from uncertainty and self-blame to confidence and sturdy leadership. Offering perspective-shifting parenting principles and troubleshooting for specific scenarios-including sibling rivalry, separation anxiety, tantrums, and more-Good Inside is a comprehensive resource for a generation of parents looking for a new way to raise their kids while still setting them up for a lifetime of self-regulation, confidence, and resilience.
Dr Becky Kennedy received a BA in Psychology and Human Development from Duke University and a PhD in Clinical Psychology from Columbia University. Along with private clients, she runs ongoing parenting groups and workshops at various firms and organisations, such as Morgan Stanley, Google, Blackrock and Pfizer. She writes about parenting ideas for various publications and websites, including Business Insider, Parents Magazine and Motherly and has been interviewed about parenting on The Today Show, Good Morning America and NBC NOW. She is married and lives in NYC, with her three children, ages three, six and nine. Learn more at Instagram @drbeckyatgoodinside or website goodinside.com