Dr. Sylvia Rimm
Psychologist, Author, Speaker, Columnist,
Parenting Specialist, Gifted Children Advocate

"Dr. Sylvia Rimm offers down-to-earth advice parents and teachers desperately seek," - The Washington Post

"Dr. Rimm is a welcome voice of calm and reason— someone who offers practical advice, with almost immediate results. She’s a guardian angel for families who need a little or a lot of guidance." - Katie Couric, former NBC Today show host

As a charismatic speaker, Dr. Rimm speaks internationally on family and school approaches to guiding children toward achievement, parenting, and the lives of teenagers. She is an effective speaker who fascinates audiences, speaking on many topics, tailoring her educational talks to an audience of parents, teachers, administrators, community leaders, and even students.

Watch for Dr. Rimm's New Book

Jane Wins Again

Can Successful Women Have It All?

(A Fifteen Year Follow-Up)

E-Book Versions JUST RELEASED!

Dr. Rimm's books Why Bright Kids Get Poor Grades and How to Parent So Children Will Learn have just been released on e-book through Barnes and Noble for the Nook and Amazon.com for the Kindle.

Need a Dynamic Speaker?

Bring Dr. Rimm to your school! Call 1.800.795.7466 or visit the Speaking Schedule page for speaking topics and to view her upcoming schedule.

Ask Dr. Rimm a Parent or Teaching Question

In her parenting column, Dr. Rimm answers hundreds of letters each year from parents, grandparents and teachers in her nationally syndicated column with Creators Syndicate. Visit the Articles for Parents and Teachers page or click on Ask a Family Question to email Dr. Rimm.

Purchase Dr. Rimm's Educational Materials

Shoppers receive a 10% discount on Dr. Rimm's books, tapes, q-cards, and more. Prices shown in red already reflect the discount. Click the Add to Cart Button to purchase online. Orders shipped outside the US must mail or fax your order to the address or fax number listed on the order form.