Upcoming Events

A calendar of upcoming events featuring Ann Douglas, author of Happy Parents, Happy Kids — a guide to thriving alongside your child — and Parenting Through the Storm — a guide to parenting a child with a mental health, neurodevelopmental, or behavioural challenge.

Interested in having Ann speak to your group? Please get in touch. She'd love to brainstorm the possibilities and provide you with information about purchasing copies of her books at a significant discount. 

Looking for ideas and inspiration?
     Descriptions of Ann's most popular parenting presentations 
     List of recent speaking engagements (2015-2019)

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Ajax Public Library - Ask the Experts - Ajax, Ontario

  • Ajax Public Library 55 Harwood Avenue South Ajax, ON, L1S 2H9 Canada (map)

Ann Douglas is coming to the Ajax Public Library to speak about Big-Picture Parenting.

Workshop description: In this thought-provoking presentation, parenting author Ann Douglas discusses the advantages of taking a big-picture approach to parenting—in other words, parenting with your hopes and dreams for your children and your family in mind. She will discuss the importance of tuning into your child’s needs, being mindful of your parenting decisions, building relationships with other parents, and practicing self-care. Expect a compelling mix of practical advice and lively anecdotes from this popular and engaging speaker. 

Bio: Ann Douglas is the author of numerous books about parenting including The Mother of All Pregnancy Books and Parenting Through the Storm. She is the weekend parenting columnist for CBC Radio. 


Earlier Event: November 16
Understood.org #LDChat Twitter Chat
Later Event: November 25
Life With A Baby, Toronto/GTA