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Author; School Counselor
Signe Whitson is a Certified School Social Work Specialist, national educator on Bullying Prevention, author, and Chief Operating Officer of the Life Space Crisis Intervention Institute. She has over fifteen years of experience working with children, adolescents, and families. Signe presents training workshops across the U.S. and Canada for parents and professionals on topics related to child and adolescent mental and behavioral health.
In her articles, books, and training workshops, Signe provides down-to-earth, practical advice for navigating the daily challenges of living and working with children, tweens and teens. As a mother of two young daughters, Signe relates to parents on a personal level. As a clinician, she shares her professional knowledge and advice for approaching complex issues, such as coping with bullying, managing anger, and changing self-defeating patterns of behavior.
Signe is the author of "8 Keys to End Bullying: Strategies for Parents & Schools," "Friendship & Other Weapons: A Group Guide to Help Girls Aged 5-11 to Cope with Bullying" and "How to Be Angry: An Assertive Anger Expression Group Guide for Kids and Teens." She also co-authored the book "The Angry Smile: The Psychology of Passive Aggressive Behavior in Families, Schools, and Workplaces, 2nd ed," Check out her Blog at www.signewhitson.com.