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Susan Stiffelman, MFT

Spiritual parenting expert

Susan Stiffelman, the Parent Coach‰ advice columnist for The Huffington Post, is known for her expertise in helping parents enjoy the journey of parenthood, while raising joyful, resilient kids.

Author of Parenting Without Power Struggles and Parenting With Presence (An Eckhart Tolle Edition), Susan delivers practical, user-friendly strategies based on her work with thousands of parents and children—from celebrities to everyday moms and pops.

While she draws on her professional training and experience, her approach to raising kids falls into step with the spiritually-based understanding of teachers such as Eckhart Tolle and Byron Katie. Susan focuses on helping parents build deep connection with their children, manage their own reactions, and foster filial relationships of confidence, cooperation, and respect.

A passionate learner and innovative educator with a long-standing meditation practice, she has always made the nourishment of her heart and soul a number one priority.