Author. Psychotherapist. Speaker.

Allison Edwards is child psychotherapist, speaker, affiliate professor in the Human Development Counseling department at Vanderbilt University and the author of five books: Why Smart Kids Worry, Worry Says What?Marcy’s Having All the Feels15-Minute Counseling Techniques that Work: What You Didn't Learn in Grad School and Flooded: A Brain-Based Guide to Help Children Regulate Emotions. Allison received her graduate degree in Counseling from Vanderbilt University and is a National Certified Counselor, Licensed Professional Counselor, and Registered Play Therapist. Allison has over 20 years experience working as a school teacher, school counselor, child/adolescent psychotherapist, and educational consultant to schools throughout the country.