Press & Media

For Journalists

If you’re a journalist, producer or blogger seeking contact with Maggie please email Media enquiries via the contact page. For urgent enquiries call Carmen (NSW time) on 0400 791 148.

Maggie appears regularly in media stories commenting on everything from homework through to school readiness and talking to teens about sex. Maggie has been a regular contributor to Fairfax’s Essential Kids website, Parenting Ideas and Teachers Matter magazines, and appears on commercial and ABC radio around the country and on TV programs such as The Daily EditionSunrise, Today and news.


Maggie is generally available for media comment on many aspects of parenting & raising resilient children and adolescents. Her expertise incorporates areas such as: resilience, early childhood, nature play, teenagers/ adolescents, parenting, risk-taking, mothering, fathers, boys, men, suicide, adversity, bullying, schooling, homework, stress management and chaos, understanding death/loss,  grief, children and loss, funerals, spiritual intelligence, emotional intelligence, and the benefits of stillness and quiet.

High-Res Images For Media Use

Below are links to downloadable images of Maggie Dent for use in flyers, press and online media.

  • Please note if you wish to use a caption for Maggie Dent with Boys details are: Parenting author Maggie Dent with (l-r) Finn (8) and Conor (10) Irvine.
  • Images 1, 2 & 3 taken by Vibrant Imaging. Image 4 & 5 taken by Mad Love Nation.