Deborah McNelis, M.Ed is an author, speaker and creator of Neuro-Nurturing®. As an Early Brain Development Specialist and founder of Brain Insights LLC, she developed the Neuro-Nurturing Interaction Packets, and published Transitions and Balanced Stimulation development packets in collaboration with Redleaf Press. She is in publications, heard on radio interviews and webinars worldwide, and receives rave reviews for her presentations and keynotes for communities, schools, organizations and companies. Deborah is overjoyed with the response to Brain Insights® and the impact of reducing the effects of trauma and stress on young brains. Throughout her career as a kindergarten teacher, program coordinator, community leader, project evaluator, ECE Degree Instructor, policy advocate, international speaker, and author, Deborah has been dedicated to helping children develop an invaluable knowing of their inherent worth. To learn more, visit her website at www.BrainInsightsonline.com.