Bridgett Miller is a preschool and elementary teacher, remedial therapist, presenter and parent consultant. She is an Authorized Facilitator of the Neufeld Institute and the creator of Look with Love on Facebook and Instagram. Bridgett combines almost two decades of personal experience as a teacher and parent to support adults to nurture the children in their lives using their heads and their hearts. Born and raised in South Africa, she now resides with her husband and two daughters in Greater Vancouver, Canada.
"Bridgett Miller is a revolutionary guide for parents. She has
the incredible ability to deliver the tools that parents need to
build loving relationships with their children. Using practical
strategies and relatable language, Miller shows parents how to help
their children reach their potential while keeping their own
inherent joy and peace intact. Our children will be more content
and capable as a result of us taking in the wisdom of What
Young Children Need You to Know--and so will we."
--Rachel Macy Stafford, New York Times-bestselling author of Hands Free Mama, Only Love Today, and Live Love Now
"This engaging book is a wonderful series of gentle, compassionate reminders of the role we play in our children's lives. Bridgett Miller shows us how much a touch of perspective can help in guiding our path as parents. She aptly fleshes out how seeing our children correctly leads us to becoming the parents our children need."
--Gordon Neufeld, PhD, developmental psychologist and founder of the Neufeld Institute
"I love this book! It's so beautiful and accessible. This book is a treasure for all who love and care for children. The affirmations and practical suggestions will enrich anyone who wants to better understand how to support children's emotional health and well-being. You will want to read it over and over, as each chapter will resonate in new ways as you raise your child. A gentle and compassionate parenting guide."
--Mona Delahooke, PhD, pediatric psychologist and author of Beyond Behaviors: Using Brain Science and Compassion to Understand and Solve Children's Behavioral Challenges
"I've trusted Bridgett Miller's advice for years. This refreshingly honest and empowering book is a beautiful culmination of her important work. She's addressed every issue I can think of when raising young children, and her book will equip parents with wisdom, understanding, and the means for loving guidance. I'm convinced that, with this book in hand, parents can confidently raise emotionally healthy, happy, and secure children."
--Rebecca Eanes, author of Positive Parenting: An Essential Guide
"Brimming with actionable steps, positive affirmations, and relatable anecdotes, Bridgett Miller's What Young Children Need You to Know is a concise and practical guide to getting to know your children's inner world. Short chapters perfect for busy parents present insights into the 'why' of children's behavior, providing pathways to greater understanding and compassion, along with opportunities for growing healthy emotional intelligence for both parents and children. In What Young Children Need You to Know, Miller illuminates the keys to peaceful, practical, positive parenting--getting to know our little humans as people, treating them with gentleness and respect, and growing alongside them in a relationship that will stand the test of time."
--L.R. Knost, author of Two Thousand Kisses a Day: Gentle Parenting Through the Ages and Stages