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About Michael Grose; Australia’s NO. 1 Parenting educator:

Michael is the author of 8 parenting books, including his recent release "Thriving!" and the best-selling "Why First Borns Rule the World and Last Borns Want to Change it". His popular parenting columns appear in newspapers and magazines across Australia. He's the current Channel 9 Today Show parenting expert. He also has a regular fortnightly half hour parenting segment on ABC radio Victoria.


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Michael has an education background,and holds a Master of Educational Studies with research into what makes healthy families tick. He has conducted over 1,500 parenting seminars over the last two decades. Michael is married with three adult children who have all successfully flown the parent nest.

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Help your child achieve!


Resiliency Robbers


Parenting the Family Underdog


Do Less, Not More For Your Kids

Teachable Moments

What Bullying Isn't

Mothering Not Parenting

Education Needed on Sexting

Friendship Skills

Natural Disasters

Life Issues

Help your child ACHIEVE

Facing Facebook

Ask what, not why

Raising Kids to be Lifelong Learners

Mind their *&"@! language

Go visual to manage kids

Lose The Biggest Loser

Getting to school on time

Free range parenting

Impulse Control

Five ideas to get young people to listen

Concentration Levels