Meghan Leahy Parent Coach

Meghan Leahy is the parenting expert in The Washington Post

Meghan Leahy is the parenting expert in The Washington Post!

“If I could convince every parent to use Meghan Leahy, I would. Her smart, savvy and non-judgmental approach helped us tackle issues — big and small — we’d been struggling with for years. We’re better parents today thanks to her.”

— Alicia, mother of two

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“Meghan helped me put the joy back in parenting. She laid out a simple parenting plan that was easy to implement and made a huge improvement in our son’s behavior.”

— Jen, mother of two

Parenting Advice

children fighting

My 8-year-old is constantly mean to her sister. How can I correct her behavior?

Q: Our 8-year-old is pretty much constantly rude, critical and superior-acting toward her 5-year-old sister, who rarely, if ever, instigates it ...
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‘Why are there grown-ups who don’t wear masks?’ Don’t dismiss a child’s curiosity.

Q: My 4-year-old son has lots of great but challenging questions about the world lately, especially about why people might not ...
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If a tween hates therapy, how much can it really help?

Q: I am divorced with an 11-year-old daughter. My ex and I have been living apart for nearly two years. We ...
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See Meghan weigh in on Parenting in the time of COVID on NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt.

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