Untangled Presentation by Dr. Lisa Damour

OLP Parent Speaker Series Presents: Untangled, by Dr. Lisa Damour

The Academy of Our Lady of Peace (OLP) will be hosting Dr. Lisa Damour, author of New York Times best-seller, Untangled, for a special parent presentation on December 1, 2016 at 6:00 pm on OLP’s campus. 
Parents from all of our partner schools are invited to this very special presentation by Dr. Damour, whose speaking schedule is entirely booked!

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About the Book

Lisa Damour, Ph.D., director of the internationally renowned Laurel School’s Center for Research on Girls, pulls back the curtain on the teenage years and shows why your daughter’s erratic and confusing behavior is actually healthy, necessary, and natural. Untangled, an instant New York Times best seller, explains what’s going on, prepares parents for what’s to come, and lets them know when it’s time to worry.

In this sane, highly engaging, and informed guide for parents of daughters, Dr. Damour draws on decades of experience and the latest research to reveal the seven distinct—and absolutely normal—developmental transitions that turn girls into grown-ups, including Parting with Childhood, Contending with Adult Authority, Entering the Romantic World, and Caring for Herself. Providing realistic scenarios and welcome advice on how to engage daughters in smart, constructive ways, Untangled gives parents a broad framework for understanding their daughters while addressing their most common questions.

Buy the Book Here

About the Author

Lisa Damour, Ph.D. directs Laurel School’s Center for Research on Girls, writes the Adolescence column for the New York Times’ Well Family online report, and is a regular contributor at CBS News. She serves as a faculty associate of the Schubert Center for Child Studies and a clinical instructor in the Department of Psychological Sciences at Case Western Reserve University. Dr. Damour maintains a private psychotherapy practice and also consults and speaks internationally. She is the author of numerous academic papers, chapters, and books related to education and child development. Her New York Times best selling book, Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions into Adulthood, was released by Random House in February 2016. Untangled has been hailed by Dr. Michael Thompson as “the best description of the female adolescent journey that I have ever read” and by Dr. Madeline Levine as “mandatory reading.”


Off-site parking will be available. Stay tuned for more information.