Presentations

  Family Place Parent Child Workshop, "Child's View of Discipline," Culvber City Julian Dixon Library, Culver City, CA- Dec 15, 2014

  Parenting/Caregiver Workshop: Poetic Parenting, Crucial Early   Years Conference, St. Louis, MO - October of 2008,2010, 2012, 2014

  Keyboard music and stories, Corn Festival, Farmers Market,  Columbia, MO July 19, 2008

  Poetic Parenting Presentation, Crucial Early Years, St. Louis, MO   October 18, 2008

  MO Humanities Read From the Start Presenter, Head Start,   Columbia, MO October 23, 2008

  MO Humanities Read From the Start Presenter, Head Start, Columbia, MO November 6, 2008

  Major role, American Shopper, Ragtag Cinema, Columbia, MO   October 28 through November, 2008

  Read From The Start Guest Lecturer, Session 1 & 2, Parkade School, Columbia, MO, April 13 & 27, 2006 

Poetic Parenting Preventing TAOD (tobacco, alcohol and other drugs), March 15, 7-9:30, at The Intersection, Columbia, MO

Communications Skills Begin at Home: Adoptive Family Dinner - Columbia, MO - Thursday, November 11, 2004

Parenting Workshop: A Child’s Eye View Of Discipline - Columbia Public Library, Columbia, MO - Monday, Oct. 4, 2004

Parenting/Caregiver Workshop: Poetic Parenting, Crucial Early Years Conference, St. Louis, MO - Saturday, Oct. 9, 2004

Emcee and Storyteller - Heritage Festival, Columbia, MO - Sept, 18, 2004

Poetic Parenting - The Parenting Network, Barnhart, MO - June, 2003

Families In Transition; Sassy Kids, What To Do; Parents As Storytellers - Parent University,  Salinas Adult Center, Salinas, CA - January 26, 2002

Families In Transition - Salinas Adult Center, Salinas, CA - January 19, 2002

Holiday Stories - Caterpillar, Inc., Booneville, MO - December, 2001

Routines - Meadowbrook Family Center, Seattle, WA - September 14, 2001

3-part series of Poetic Parenting - Successful Neighborhood Resource Center, Columbia, MO - June 8, July 13, and August 10, 2001

Kids Seem So Sassy. What To Do? - Parents Night, Field Elementary, Columbia, MO - Feb. 2000

Poetic Positive Discipline - for Educare, Barnhart, MO - April, 2000

Using Poetry, Music and Story To Enhance Adult Learning, for parents of children 0-5 - Parents As Teachers International Conference, St. Louis MO - June 1999

Blue Bag Special - Recycling Play Production for Earth Day, Columbia, MO - April, 1999

View From The Child, 0-5 - Parents As Teachers, Chillicothe, MO - March 1999

Teen Prevention play, Living Backwards - Normandy & Jennings High Schools, St. Louis, MO - March, 1999

How Do Parenting Styles Impact Our Kids - Today’s Woman Network Conference, East Central College, Union, MO - April 1998

Clinical Practices/Techniques: Overview Of Poetic Parenting Presentations For At-risk Parents - 15th MO Conference On Child Abuse And Neglect, Columbia, MO - Oct. 1998

 If You Make It Fun, They Will Learn - 25th Annual Conference on the Young Years, Osage Beach, MO - March 1998

View From The Child - Assoc. for the Education of Young Children MO State Conference, Springfield, MO - Oct. 1998

Giving Children Something To Crow About, self-esteem foundations, 0-5 - Parenting in the 90’s, Columbia, MO - Feb. 1998

Poetic Parenting/Day Care - Week of Young Child,  Auburn, AL - April 1997

Poetic Parenting of Preschoolers - 24th  and 23rd Annual Conference on the Young Years, Osage Beach, MO - March 1996 & 1997

The Dynamics of Feelings  & Speaking For Children, 0-5 - Parenting in the 90’s, Columbia, MO - Feb. 1997

Poetry enhanced Storytelling Workshop - MO Organization of Storytellers, Columbia, MO - Sept. 1997

Poetic Parenting & Drug Awareness Program - Potosi School District, Potosi, MO - Oct. 1997

The Rhyme  & Reason of Raising Kids - Potosi Correctional Center, Potosi, MO - Oct. 1997

Drug Awareness Program for Elem. through Middle School - So. Calloway Sch.Dist. - Oct. 1996

Teen Parents-Let’s Be Real - 21st Annual Conference on the Young Years, Osage Beach, MO - March 1994

Poetic Parenting - Daniel Boone Regional Library, Columbia, MO, and Calloway Public Library, Fulton, MO - Aug. 1994

Teen Parents-Baby At Risk - MO Chapter National Committee To Prevent Child Abuse Mini-conference, Columbia, MO - Oct. 1993