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We Are Erin & Michelle

Erin is a mom of two and is the Director of New York University's Early Childhood Education Program. Erin is a Full Professor and holds a Doctorate in Human Development and Psychology from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, a Masters in teaching from Fordham University, and a Masters in school psychology from Columbia University. Erin works with teachers in New York City schools, leads professional development seminars, and runs a research lab on environmental factors impacting children's social and emotional development. 

Michelle is a mom of two and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (mfc85890) and Board Certified Behavior, Analyst with specialized training in perinatal mental health. She is the founder of Thriving Toddler and the Pocket Parent Membership program for parents ages 2-12. 

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