Dr. Michael Popkin has spent the past 35+ years as a leading author and developer of the books and video programs for the parents, teachers, children, and others.
During this time, he has also been a popular keynote speaker and workshop presenter, participating in hundreds of presentations throughout North America as well as various parts of the world. He has served as national spokesperson for the American Camping Association, Xerox Corporation, and the Take Ten: Start Talking So Your Kids Don’t Smoke program. Dr. Popkin is a regular guest expert on CNN and has appeared on hundreds of television and radio shows, including The Oprah Winfrey Show. His insights into children and parenting can be seen in newspaper and magazine articles everywhere.
For more information and to check on Dr. Popkin’s availability for your speaking engagement, contact Dr. Popkin.
Michael Popkin’s warmth, humor, and wisdom captivate audiences, but his message changes lives. People leave his presentations not only with a desire to teach and raise children differently, but also with the tools they need to do the job.
Dr. Popkin presents the following topics in keynote address or workshop format, or he can customize a presentation especially for your group:
An informative and lively guest, Dr. Popkin has been interviewed on television, radio, print, and online for 30 years. A regular guest expert on CNN regarding child and parenting issues, he has also appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Montel, and over 100 news shows in every major market in the US. He is frequently quoted in newspaper and magazine articles including The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Redbook, Parenting, and dozens of local newspapers.
Video sample: Real Parents, Real Answers
“Thank you for your assistance in making our first Family Forum a success. All parents in attendance came away with invaluable information for their most important job of parenting.”
“Thank you for coming to Baltimore to speak to the Child Care conference. I heard great things about your presentation.”
“From the delightful opening to the warmth and humor of the question and answer session, Dr. Popkin’s presentation proved both entertaining and full of rich information.”
“He is wonderful! He has changed the way I handle my kids and the way they behave.”
“You were the highlight of the conference. Many people said how much they enjoyed hearing you, and they loved the examples you used.”