Daniel J. Siegel, M.D., received his medical degree from Harvard
University and completed his postgraduate medical education at the
University of California, Los Angeles. The author of The
Developing Mind, a pioneering book on neurobiology and
attachment, he is currently an associate clinical professor of
psychiatry at the UCLA School of Medicine.
Mary Hartzell, M. Ed., is a child-development specialist and parent educator. She has taught children, parents, and teachers for more than thirty years and is the director of the renowned First Presbyterian Preschool of Santa Monica, California.
"Mary Hartzell has helped me immeasurably in my quest to be the
best possible parent I can be (I often fail). Her research and
hands-on practice both as a teacher, and as the director of First
Presbyterian Nursery School in Santa Monica, have enabled her to
write and create some of the most invaluable resources for parents.
Her book, Parenting from the Inside Out, is a must-have for
any parent...I gave a friend of mine a copy of Parenting...
and she said, "This book is changing my life. I like my kids
-Gweneth Paltrow, Goop.com