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The Science

The Well & Ready™ approach incorporates the latest science from disciplines that affect parenting including Child Development, Neuroscience & Brain Development, Positive Psychology, Sociology, Education & Learning and more! It takes a lot more than a healthy diet to thrive!  Well & Ready™ does the research to simplify the most reliable and useful science, translates it into practices that are easy to implement, and helps you personalize it to fit your goals and family dynamics.  We do the homework, you pick the practices that work for you, so you can relax and enjoy your journey. Here’s the scoop on the science we follow: Positive Psychology — The Science of Thriving! The Positive Psychology Institute defines Positive Psychology as: ““Positive Psychology is the scientific study of human flourishing, and an applied approach to optimal functioning. It has also been defined as the study of the strengths and virtues that enable individuals, communities and organisations to thrive.”  Martin Seligman, the “Father ” of the Positive psychology movement, often calls it the science of happiness and well-being.  We’ve never …

Why Well & Ready

Parenting in today’s world is tough.   Parenting was never “easy” (just ask your mother), but the challenges you face today are altogether different from those your parents ran up against. You have less time, more resources to choose from, daily challenges that are ever-present and always evolving – not to mention an increasingly connected, boundary-less world, and a future we can barely predict. Well & Ready™ helps you develop children that can thrive in that new, evolving world and brings parenting into the modern day by taking the latest research on well-being, child development, and sociological trends and delivering it all to you in an easy-to-use approach that helps you figure out and focus on YOUR parenting goals, and gives you the skills and simple ‘Practices That Pay Off’ that will get you there –saving you time, decreasing stress, and bringing the joy back to your parenting journey. Well & Ready™ helps parents: Cut through the clutter of information and translates the latest research on child development into easily actionable practices that you can …