, B.A. Psychology (Magna cum Laude), M.Sc. Counseling Psychology, is the Director of the Natural Child Project
, an attachment parenting/unschooling counselor, and a member of the Board of Directors of the CSPCC (Canadian Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children). She is also a member of the advisory boards of Holistic Moms Network, Child-Friendly Initiative, and Attachment Parenting International.
Jan is the author of The Natural Child: Parenting From the Heart
and the bilingual children's picture book A Gift for Baby
, and co-edited The Unschooling Unmanual
with her always-unschooled son, Jason. Many of her articles are available online at naturalchild.org
and in the Mothering.com "Ask the Experts" section.
Jan envisions "a world in which all children are treated with dignity, respect, understanding, and compassion." She lives in central Oregon.
Jan offers telephone counseling worldwide, with a focus on dignity and respect for all family members. She has a Masters degree in Counseling Psychology and over twenty years of experience as a counselor and writer on parenting issues. To order a counseling call or for more information, visit www.naturalchild.org/counseling
or leave a message toll-free at 877-593-1547.