Eileen Kennedy-Moore, PhD


About Dr. Kennedy-Moore


Eileen Kennedy-Moore, PhD, is an internationally published author, psychologist, and speaker. Her newest co-authored book is Growing Friendships: A Kid’s Guide to Making and Keeping Friends (Beyond Words/Simon & Schuster). She is the professor for The Great Courses® audio/video series, Raising Emotionally and Socially Healthy Kids. She is also co-author of two books for parents, Smart Parenting for Smart Kids (Jossey-Bass/Wiley) and The Unwritten Rules of Friendship (Little, Brown), and author of What About Me? 12 Ways to Get Your Parents’ Attention Without Hitting Your Sister (Parenting Press). Her books have been translated into eight languages.

A trusted parenting expert who offers compassionate and practical solutions, Dr. Kennedy-Moore has been a featured guest on The TODAY Show, an A&E documentary, and other national television and radio shows, and she has been quoted in dozens of magazines and newspapers, including Parents, Real Simple, Working Mother, Family Circle, Woman’s Day, and The Chicago Tribune. She serves on the advisory board for Parents magazine, is an expert contributor for PBS Parents, and blogs about children’s feelings and friendships for Psychology Today. She is also the creator Dr. Friendtastic, an online caped crusader offering friendship advice for kids.

Dr. Kennedy-Moore has an independent clinical psychology practice in Princeton, NJ, where she works with adults, children, and families (NJ License #35SI00425400). She frequently speaks at schools and conferences about parenting and child development. She and her husband have four children.

MAIN WEBSITE: www.EileenKennedyMoore.com

WEBSITE FOR KIDS: www.DrFriendtastic.com

BLOG: www.GrowingFriendshipsBlog.com

VIDEOS: www.TheGreatCourses.com/Kids

NEWSLETTER: tinyurl.com/GrowingFriendshipsNL

Shorter Bio

Eileen Kennedy-Moore, PhD, is an author, psychologist, and mother of four, based in Princeton, NJ, whose work focuses on parenting and children’s feelings and friendships. She is a professor for The Great Courses, blogs for Psychology Today, is an expert contributor to PBS Parents, and serves on the advisory board for Parents magazine. Dr. Kennedy-Moore has been a featured guest on The TODAY Show and other national television and radio shows and is frequently quoted in major magazines and newspapers. Her newest book is Growing Friendships: A Kid’s Guide to Making and Keeping Friends.

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Covers of books and videos by Dr. Eileen Kennedy-Moore

cover-Raising-Emotionally-and-Socially-Healthy-Kids-1.3MB-105x150Cover: Raising Emotionally and Socially Healthy Kids (a Great Courses Video) (1.3 MB)

cover-Smart-Parenting-for-Smart-Kids-cover-528K-99x150Cover: Smart Parenting for Smart Kids (500 K)

cover-Unwritten-Rules-of-Friendship-1MB-100x150Cover: The Unwritten Rules of Friendship (1 MB)

cover-What-About-Me-488KB-137-150Cover: What About Me? (500 K)

cover-Expressing-Emotion-1MB-97x150Cover: Expressing Emotion (1 MB)