Testimonials

Working full time and raising healthy, responsible, independent and socially responsible kids is like having two full time jobs. Dr. Donahue’s compelling webinar really helped our employees learn ways to reduce their stress at home and bring more energy to the workplace.
Savitri Basavaiah
Pfizer Inc.
New York, NY
Parents today are bombarded with advice which often only makes them more anxious. Dr. Donahue's calm, reasoned approach will help moms and dads sort out their concerns so they can stop worrying about the future and enjoy their rapidly changing kids–now.
Thomas. W. Phelan
Author of 1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children 2-12
Dr. Donahue was like a breath of fresh air. Through humor and real-life anecdotes he was able to instruct us on how to raise good citizens in a competitive world. Our parent group enjoyed his lecture immensely and learned a lot.
Kim Brennan
Edgemont High School Partnership for Learning
Scarsdale, NY
Dr. Donahue was able to help working parents ease parenting stress by delivering a relevant, memorable, and engaging discussion over lunch at the office. Our client’s employees truly appreciated the opportunity—and thought it reflected well on the company\'s commitment to improving work/life balance.
Pam Kerlan & Jessica Meth
Parent Talks co-founders
www.parent-talks.com
New Rochelle, NY
It was so comforting to get expert advice from Dr. Donahue and to know there are a group of friends and colleagues that are all going through the ups and downs of parenting together
Hillary Thomas,
Chief Operating Officer
Van Wagner’s Sports and Entertainment Group
New York, NY
Having heard hundreds of parenting experts in my career I can say with assurance that Dr. Paul Donahue is among the best. I found his advice accessible, totally on-target, and with real-world value to all audience members.
Gilda Ross
Community Projects Coordinator, Glenbard High School District 87
Glen Ellyn, Illinois
The feedback from the presentation has been wonderful. Right from the beginning you engaged the audience with your warm manner and humorous anecdotes. Your insight and common sense approach inspired parents with a refreshed focus on family values.
Eileen Bartels
Co-Chair, Greenwich Parents Together
"Dr. Donahue has become an integral part of our program. With his expertise and sensitivity, he helps us understand "the whole child" as we work together to support the development of our children and families during the early years."
Deborah Fine
Executive Director, Kids' B.A.S.E. & The Little School
Scarsdale, NY
Dr. Donahue's stories and insights were engaging and enlightening. Our parents truly valued your expertise and passion in helping us understand how our teens think, and the ways in which we can improve our relationships with them.
Andy Cohen
Fieldston School
Riverdale, NY
"Dr. Paul Donahue is among the country's leaders in delivering much needed early intervention services to young children and their families. His consultation to early childhood programs has served as a national model for mental health professionals."
Dr. Jane Knitzer
Columbia University School of Public Health
Dr. Donahue's lecture was lively, highly entertaining, and grounded to common sense and wisdom. We are grateful for his incredible work and for serving as a resource to our teachers and parents.
Mary Broderick
Principal, School of the Holy Child
Rosemont, PA
"Dr. Paul Donahue has provided exceptional training in early childhood mental health to national audiences and helped us develop a training guide on this subject. Over the years I have recommended Dr. Donahue as an expert consultant to several states that needed help in developing programs to address the mental health needs of young children, their families, and caregivers, with very positive results."
Roxane K. Kaufmann
Georgetown University Child Development Center
Dr. Donahue addresses his audiences with candor, insight and humor, and he is always extremely well received. I've heard Dr. Donahue present many times, and I never get tired of listening to him. He always provides practical, usable knowledge, and is very engaging.
Michele Sloane
Development Executive, UJA-Federation of New York
"Thank you again for such a wonderful presentation. I have received amazing feedback all week- one mom told me "This was the best school event I've been to!"
Linda D'Arcy
St Joseph's School
Bronxville, NY
"When planning a conference day, the first person I hope to recruit is Dr. Paul Donahue! He is a gifted teacher as he confronts a variety of child and family issues. Dr. Donahue is one of those rare presenters who studies the serious challenges of today and examines ways to meet those challenges. Parents, and new and experienced teachers all have written glowing evaluations of Dr. Donahue's Work."
Jo Kellman
Board of Jewish Education of Greater New York
Dr. Donahue's presentations are outstanding and pure inspiration for parents. After his lectures, parents feel empowered and confident, armed with the right tools. Dr. Donahue's work with our children, parents and staff is critical to our community. He is always right-on when it comes to talking to parents about knowing the values they want to impart to their children, trusting their instincts, and making it all work.
Cheryl Flood
Director, Rye Presbyterian Nursery School
Rye, NY
"Dr. Donahue has a great deal of insight into the nature of early childhood development. He has not only given us guidance, but also has provided hands-on solutions to best help our children."
Sharon Hirshik
Director, Temple Israel Center Nursery School
White Plains, New York