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Bullying has become a hot-button topic. We are proud to represent professional speakers on bullying who give expert advice to parents, children, teachers, and advocates on how put an end to bullying in all of its forms - from school hallways to online. Our bullying speakers' motivational and inspirational lectures give you the necessary tools to prevent such abuse in schools, communities, and society as a whole.

Bullying

Educator, Parent Expert & Social Activist

Rosalind Wiseman has had only one job since graduating from college—to help communities shift the way we think about children and teens’ emotional and physical wellbeing. As a teacher, thought leader, author and media spokesperson on bullying,...

Bullying and Leadership Expert

Rachel Simmons is America’s go-to expert on the emotional lives of girls and young women. Her landmark book, the bestselling Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls, shines a light on the rampant bullying that occurs among...

Internationally Renowned Educator, Best-selling Author, Parenting, Child Development & Bullying Expert

Dr. Michele Borba focuses on strengthening children’s character, self-esteem and achievement. A widely read author on the topic of parenting, her latest book is UnSelfie.

Filmmaker of Bully & Poet

The writer and producer of Bully, a documentary film charting "a year in the life" of America's bullying crisis, Cynthia Lowen explores the roots and ramifications of bullying on the playground, and how it...

Child & Family Psychologist

Speaker Michael Thompson has worked in over 200 schools nationwide. He co-wrote the bestseller Raising Cain: Protecting the Emotional Life of Boys.

Body Image, Bullying Expert & Leadership, Success Coach

Dr. Robyn Silverman is known for her big-hearted yet direct way of inspiring greatness in professionals, families, teens and children. She has spent more than 15 years researching, writing and working in a variety of key areas: Leadership...

Learning Disabilities Advocate

A dyslexic writer and activist who did not learn to read until he was 12 years old, he is a graduate of Brown University and a holds an honors degree in English Literature. He is cofounder of Project Eye-To-Eye, a widely duplicated mentoring...

Musician & Activist

Part of the legendary musical trio Peter, Paul and Mary, Yarrow is also a devoted activist whose educational nonprofit, Operation Respect, helps assure children a welcoming environment conducive to learning.

Olympic/Paralympic Games Medalist

Ever since Patrick "Blake" Leeper was a child, he has been determined to be a star athlete. Although Leeper was born a bilateral below-the-knee amputee, he was raised to believe the only disability in life is a bad attitude. Using prosthetics...

Internationally Recognized Expert on School Crisis

Dr. Scott Poland is an internationally recognized expert and pioneer in school suicide prevention. He is a past president of the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP), as well as the former Prevention Division Director for the...

Anti-Gender Violence Activist / Author

Dr. Jackson Katz is internationally recognized for his groundbreaking work in gender violence prevention education in schools, the sports culture, and the military, as well as for his pioneering work in critical media literacy. An educator,...

Actress on Hit TV Show Empire

Grace (Gealey) Byers can currently be seen as Anika Calhoun on the hit FOX series Empire, which returns for season three in the fall of 2016. From having near-death experiences to growing up in a unique family setting, Byers shares her...

Subject of the Academy Award-nominated Facing Fear

As the subject of the Academy Award-nominated short documentary Facing Fear, Matthew Boger describes the haunting details of one of his darkest moments in his young life. Through his work as a motivational speaker, Boger is able to move...

Former NFL Player, Equality Advocate & Educator

Wade Davis is a thought leader, advocate, writer, public speaker and educator on gender, race and orientation equality. Davis played for the Tennessee Titans, the Washington Redskins and the Seattle Seahawks. In 2014, Davis began consulting for...

Author, Supergirls Speak Out

Liz Funk is an author, journalist, and keynote speaker. As author of the book Supergirls Speak Out: Inside the Secret Crisis of Overachieving Girls, Funk personifies the female overachiever and discusses the pressures on young women to be...

Best-Selling Author & Creator of the “Dignity Model”

Dr. Donna Hicks, author of the best-selling book Dignity: It’s Essential Role in Resolving Conflict, has gained worldwide recognition for her unique approach to transforming conflict by shedding light on our universal desire to be treated...

News Anchor

The anchor of Morning Express with Robin Meade, airing on CNN's spinoff news channel HLN, Robin Meade has reported on many of today's most pressing issues – from politics and world events to momentous pop culture occurrences. Meade draws...

Psychologist & Author

Ross W. Greene, PhD, is originator of the Collaborative Problem Solving (CPS) approach, author of the highly acclaimed books The Explosive Child and Lost at School, Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at...

Author, Psychologist, Expert on Violence & Children

Dr. James Garbarino holds the Maude C. Clarke Chair in Humanistic Psychology and was founding Director of the Center for the Human Rights of Children at Loyola University Chicago. An expert on youth violence and bullying, Dr. Garbarino has served...

Founder & CEO, National CARES Mentoring Movement & Editor-in-Chief Emeritus, Essence Magazine

The soul of Essence for decades, speaker Susan L. Taylor led the business into the success it is today. She also recruits mentors for at-risk youth.

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