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Janet Edgette

Janet is a psychologist, author, workshop leader, and speaker with 25 years of experience helping children, teenagers, and their families. She is recognized nationally for developing an effective therapeutic approach for reaching kids who are turned off by the idea of counseling, or just plain tired of hearing adults tell them what they should be doing differently. She also speaks frequently to parents, offering practical advice on such matters as adolescent “moodiness,” sexuality, family communications, limit-setting, and accountability. Janet gives many training seminars for mental health professionals as well as interactive workshops for educators and parents. She practices near Philadelphia, and has taught at Widener, Villanova, and Immaculata Universities. Janet has authored six books in the areas of therapy, parenting, and sport psychology, including her latest, The Last Boys Picked: Helping Boys Who Don’t Play Sports Survive Bullies and Boyhood. Janet Edgette 610.363.1144