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Keynotes For Parents (Gr. K-12) & Testimonials

Dr. Karyn's presentation elicited a high level of interest from the Ottawa Catholic School Board community, with over 600 parents and educators attending… The feedback from parents was overwhelmingly positive... I highly recommend her as a keynote speaker. She is dynamic, relevant and engages her audience with humour, passion and pragmatic advice that can be applied at both home and work.Denise Andre, Deputy Director of Education
Ottawa Catholic School Board

Playful, Passionate & Pragmatic Keynotes

Motivating Your Kids / Teens

Learn 7 Strategies To Inspire & Motivate Your Kids / Teens

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Empowering Your Teens To Find Their Dream Career

Learn 3 Strategies To Help Your Teens Discover Their Dream Career

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Raising Healthy Kids/ Teens In An Age Of Overindulgence

Learn 7 Strategies To Raise Balanced Kids / Teens

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Teaching Empathy & Gratitude In Kids / Teens

Learn 6 Strategies To Develop Empathy & Gratitude In Your Kids / Teens

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Lost In Translation

Learn 5 Strategies To Get Your Kids / Teens To Talk

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Bridging The Gap

Learn 3 Strategies To Build A Thriving Relationship With Your Kids / Teens

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Dr. Karyn’s session with teachers and parents was outstanding... it was a powerful and engaging session that helped us focus further on the needs of all the students and families that we serve.Catherine McCullough. Director of Education
Sudbury Catholic School Board
Dr. Karyn's recent presentation to parents in our school board was extremely well received. Entertaining, educational, inspiring – with healthy amounts of wisdom, humour and practical advice. She shares her message with storytelling and anecdotes which are genuine and resonate with authenticity.Paul Sloan, Superintendent of Education
Simcoe County District School Board
Dr. Karyn is a dynamic professional who brings a wealth of experience and knowledge of current research to help parents and educators prepare our children to thrive in our changing world. There was much to learn from her engaging presentation, but most valuable was her ability to provide sound, practical advice to parents...Don Kawasoe, Head of the Prep and Upper Schools
Upper Canada College
Thank you for a fantastic presentation! It was such an insightful presentation as staff, students and parents really enjoyed the evening… you are inspiring and so authentic in your delivery and have passion for your topic!Denise Wilson, Curriculum Leader, Student Services
Leaside High School
I loved your high energy and informative presentation. You really understand kids and gave lots of helpful strategies on how to work with them.Arpi Kurkjian, Guidance Counsellor
Bedford Park Public School
We have received such a positive response from your talk… Our vision is really to teach to both the heart and the mind, and I found your talk very inspiring.Laura Crumb, Head of School
Rotherglen School
Dr. Karyn’s “Building Leadership In Your Pre-Teen /Teen” keynote was a huge success at our school… I would rate it a 5/5 … very engaging and definitely transcends the concerns of all generations!Paul Jaworski, Guidance Counselor
Lisgar Middle School
The feedback from parents was very, very positive! Our parents really enjoyed Dr. Karyn’s approach to the topic of building leadership … she also did a great job speaking to our students. Both workshops were a definite 5/5Michele Notaro, Guidance Department Head
Aurora High School
Dr. Karyn's workshop for parents has been the most successful event we've ever had at our school. I would highly recommend the Bridging the Gap workshop to all parents of teens or pre-teensJan Woods, Director of Parent Relations
Bayview Glen Private School

Dr. Karyn’s message is both inspiring and realistic. Her style is dynamic and down-to-earth.Sandra Steele, Instructional Leader
Toronto District School Board

We want to thank you for traveling from Southern Ontario to entertain, inform and inspire the audience of 1000 teachers & education staff … from the moment you took the microphone, you kept all our people alternately laughing or pausing to reflect on your message…DEBRA RANTZ, SUPERINTENDENT OF EDUCATION