Psychologist, Author, Speaker, Husband, Father
“Live fully, do what is important to you, show love and compassion, and show your kids the kind of people you want them to become. ”
Dr. Dan is a psychologist, co-founder and Executive Director of Summit Center, and co-founder of Parent Footprint. He is author of the Make Your Worrier a Warrior series of books, providing easy-to follow, practical strategies for both parents and children. Dr. Dan is a frequent speaker and writer on topics related to parenting, family, giftedness, twice-exceptionality, dyslexia, and anxiety. He is host of the Parent Footprint podcast.
Coronavirus Special: Parenting with Resilience in Unsettling Times – Dr. Dan has offered a new episode of the Parent Footprint Podcast, addressing the coronavirus situation and offering advice for families. You can also read his new blog on Psychology Today. Thank you for sharing this important content. We will get through this together.
The Parent Footprint Podcast with Dr. Dan is a new online talk show and interactive online community. In the podcast series, Dr. Dan teaches parents, families, and caregivers how to leave their best footprint for the next generation by talking to the top parenting experts, doctors, therapists, authors, and educators.
Listeners will gain information about how to parent with increased awareness and how to be purposeful about leaving a healthy footprint on your children. New episodes air twice each month. Listen and subscribe in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Podcasts, TuneIn Radio, iHeart Radio, or Stitcher.
Current episodes include:
- Proactive Parenting with Dr. Heather Maguire
- Normal Sucks: How to Live, Learn, and Thrive Outside the Lines with Jonathan Mooney
- Neurodiversity, Strategic Learning and Reaching Your Child’s Potential with Dr. Devon MacEachron
- Twice Exceptional: Supporting and Educating 2e Students with Scott Barry Kaufman
- Rethinking Discipline with NY Times-best selling author Tina Payne Bryson
I am running in the open space by my kids’ school after drop off. I covet this time, two mornings a week, to prepare for a day and week of sitting, listening and problem solving; and to be able to listen to my own thoughts.
Dr. Dan is Co-founder of Parent Footprint, an interactive parenting education community and website that offers Parent Footprint Awareness Training with the mission to make the world a more compassionate and loving place — one parent and one child at a time. Parent Footprint Awareness Training is a series of short, interactive videos where you sit down with Dr. Dan, your own personal parenting expert, anytime and anywhere you need him. Dr. Dan offers warm, practical advice that parents can use immediately, including specific examples from his own family. Check out our web site at www.parentfootprint.com to experience our introductory video and learn how to become a better parent.
Online conference on how to help bright kids with ADHD, Autism, Anxiety or learning differences Is your child both bright and quirky? Have you been searching for answers to make the journey easier? This FREE summit for parents, educators, and clinicians is packed with gems to help bright kids thrive, even with learning, social, emotional or […]
April 23-26: Child-Center World Symposium and Accompanying Events for Gifted Professionals (Westminster, CO)
Gifted Development Center is hosting an international symposium to help the world rediscover the uniqueness of the gifted child. On April 24, the opening address by Michael Piechowski on Why Child-Centeredness is Important. Wisdom Keepers panel speakers include Dr. Dan Peters and Dr. Susan Daniels of Summit Center. On April 24, parent event will feature […]