As founder and president of Active Parenting Publishers, Dr.
Popkin is widely recognized as the pioneer of video-based parent
education. He has written the best-selling video-based programs
Active Parenting 4th Edition; Active Parenting of Teens; Active Parenting for Stepfamilies;
Parents on Board; Windows:
Healing and Helping through Loss; Free
the Horses: a Character Education Adventure; and 1,2,3,4 Parents! His latest project
is the new book Taming
the Spirited Child, and he is a regular guest on CNN.
Rivers-Thompson, LPC, CMFT
Janet is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Certified Marriage
and Family Therapist. She retired as a School Psychologist from
a large urban public school system in New Jersey where she was
employed as an elementary school teacher and worked with special
needs students as a Learning Disabilities Teacher-Consultant.
In her private practice with her husband, she specialized in
counseling parents, children, couples and families. Janet has
been teaching Active Parenting classes since the late 1990s to
the present and has been an Active Parenting National Certified
Trainer since 2003.
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