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UMW psychology professors to offer parenting talk at Fredericksburg Academy

Miriam Liss and Holly Schiffrin, psychology professors at the University of Mary Washington, will talk on parenting at Fredericksburg Academy on Jan. 16.

The hour-long presentation, titled “Parenting in Moderation,” will focus on their research on intensive and helicopter parenting.

The talk will be held in Frederickburg Academy’s Reed Theater at 7 p.m. and will be followed by a question and answer session.

Find out more about Liss and Schiffrin’s research from the New York Times here, and here.


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