The New York Times Bestselling parenting expert helping you raise children who are
happy, healthy, and fully themselves.



About Tina

Dr. Tina Payne Bryson speaks internationally to parents, educators, camps, and clinicians, focusing on how we can help the kids we love be happier, healthier, and more fully themselves.  The co-author (with Dan Siegel) of the New York Times best-selling THE WHOLE-BRAIN CHILD and the New York Times best-selling NO-DRAMA DISCIPLINE, Tina is a psychotherapist and the Executive Director of The Center for Connection in Pasadena, California, where she offers parenting consultations and provides therapy to children and adolescents.  She makes frequent media appearances and has an unusual knack for taking research and theory from various fields of science, and offering it in a way that’s clear, realistic, humorous, and immediately helpful.


Tina frequently presents both nationally and internationally to thousands of parents, educators, clinicians, professionals, camp directors, and business and community leaders.  If you're interested in booking her to keynote a conference or speak to your group, let us know.

Books and DVDs 

Dr. Bryson's books have been translated into over twenty-five languages.  Click here for information about The Whole-Brain Child, No-Drama Discipline, or any of her other workbooks and DVDs. 


Tina Bryson is an inspiring teacher who knows how to tell captivating stories to demonstrate clearly how to apply science in ways that deeply enhance a child's development. Professionals and parents alike will both enjoy and benefit from Tina's compelling experiential learning approach.”  --Dan Siegel, MD

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