Commonly known as the “queen of common sense” Maggie Dent has become one of Australia’s favourite parenting authors and educators, with a particular interest in the early years, adolescence and resilience.
Maggie’s experience includes teaching, counselling, and working in palliative care/funeral services and suicide prevention. Maggie is an advocate for the healthy, common-sense raising of children in order to strengthen families and communities. She is a passionate, positive voice for children of all ages.
Maggie is the author of 11 books, including her bestselling 2018 release Mothering Our Boys, and host of the ABC podcast Parental As Anything. Maggie is the mother of four sons and a very grateful grandmother.Read more about Maggie here
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Maggie offers online courses in calm, common-sense, connected parenting. Checkout her dedicated e-learning website Common-sense Parenting.