Sir Richard Bowlby, Bt
Honorary Research Fellow, Attachment Research Unit, Dept. of Psychology, University Collage London, 2000 – 2003.
Sir Richard Bowlby became interested in the field of developmental psychology after thirty years working as a scientific photographer in some of the UK’s leading medical research centers. He has spent many years studying the work of his father Dr. John Bowlby, and now incorporates the current research findings on attachment theory into his presentations about children’s early relationships.
Peggy O’Mara, Editor Mothering Magazine mothering.com
Publisher and Editor, is the mother of four grown children. She has gained international celebrity as publisher, editor and owner of Mothering Magazine. She is also the author of two books: Having a Baby Naturally: The Mothering Magazine Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth and Natural Family Living: The Mothering Magazine Guide to Parenting. A dynamic speaker, she has lectured and conducted workshops for many national organizations.
Martha Sears, RN, Author AskDrSears.com
Martha, wife of renowned pediatrician William Sears, MD, is the mother of eight children, a registered nurse, a former childbirth educator, a La Leche League Leader, and a lactation consultant.
Martha is the co-author of 25 parenting books and is a popular lecturer and media guest, drawing on her 18 years of breastfeeding experience with her 8 children (including Stephen with Down Syndrome and Lauren, her adopted daughter).
William Sears, MD, Pediatrician, Author AskDrSears.com
William Sears, one of America’s most renowned pediatricians, is the father of 8 children, ages 15 to 40 years, author of over 40 books on childcare, and Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine. A pediatrician for over 35 years, he currently lives and practices pediatrics along with his three sons Dr. Bob and Dr. Jim, and Dr. Pete in San Clemente, California.