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Penelope Leach

Psychologist, researcher, lecturer

Penelope is a research psychologist specialising in child development and parenting. Best known as the author of the classic "Your Baby and Child", which became the basis for a CableAce award winning Lifetime Cable network TV series ("Your Baby and Child with Penelope Leach")she is a passionate advocate for children as is shown in her most recent book "When Parents Part: How Mothers and Fathers can Help Their Children Deal With Separation and Divorce"
Penelope is a Visiting Professor of Education at Winchester University and a Senior Research Fellow at the Tavistock Clinic and at the Centre for the Study of Children, Families and Social Issues at Birkbeck, University of London. She is a member of the Professional Advisory Council of the American Institute for Child, Adolescent and Family Studies.
Widowed after 45 years, Penelope is mother of two and grandmother of six.

May 20, 2016

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