About "Mojo Mom" Amy Tiemann, Ph. D.

Dr. Amy Tiemann is an award-winning author, educator and media producer who plays a central role in today's conversation about parenting, child safety, politics and culture. She is author of the books Mojo Mom: Nurturing Your Self While Raising a Family and the young adult novel High Water, and the executive editor of Courageous Parents, Confident Kids. Her latest project is creating the new child-safety resource DoingRightByOurKids.com.


July 27, 2015

Moms, become a Kidpower Child Protection Advocate by training with me directly

Tweet Moms, this training is for you, in your parenting or professional roles! Work with me intensively this October 5-7 in Raleigh, NC, to learn how to be an effective advocate... Read the full post


January 6, 2015

Serial, StartUp and the Golden Age of Podcasting–what does it mean for the future of Public Radio?

Tweet I come about my love of public radio and podcasting honestly. I’ve paid my dues, and then some. When I started graduate school at Stanford in September 1990, I... Read the full post


December 24, 2014

A timely reminder: “No forced kisses” –how to support your child’s personal boundaries during the holidays

Tweet Some relationship scenarios seem to be evergreen issues that come up year after year. Every time the holidays roll around, our children have grown and may have different... Read the full post


July 23, 2014

Welcome radio listeners from “Educviii with Dr. Jonathan Jefferson”

Tweet I have the pleasure of being a guest on the radio show Educviii with Dr. Jonathan Jefferson this evening. Let me extend a Mojo Mom welcome to radio listeners who are... Read the full post


Now is the time to keep fighting for women’s rights in the face of Supreme Court misfires
July 5, 2014

Now is the time to keep fighting for women’s rights in the face of Supreme Court misfires

Tweet I am a pretty unflappable person but I was enraged by last week’s Supreme Court (#SCOTUS) decisions that blatantly discriminated against women. I am not sure who... Read the full post


May 26, 2014

Elliot Rodger’s rage: taking our social script to a violent extreme

Tweet My grief about Elliot Rodger’s Santa Barbara killing rampage takes me to an almost wordless place. But I think it’s important to find my voice and try to... Read the full post


MojoMom: Nurturing Your Self While Raising a Family
Doing Right By Our Kids
Manifold Recording