Raising Resilient Kids by Sharon Witt

Sharon Witt has been immersed in teen world for over two decades in her role as a Secondary Educator, Author and Motivational Speaker to adolescents and their parents around the country. She also runs regular workshops within schools and youth events around Australia, is a keynote speaker and motivational speaker and is called upon to present at education conferences and events.

Sharon is a regular media commentator on issues impacting young people, parenting and educational issues. She writes for a range of magazines for teen girls and parents. She is a regular contributor to Parenting Ideas Magazine, Mici Magazine, Mici Girls, Forever Woman, little Gigi and Gigi Magazine. Sharon regularly appears on Channel 7’s The Morning Show and The Daily Edition as well as having weekly parenting segments on radio in Melbourne and the Gold Coast.

Sharon is one of Australia’s leading authors for young people. She has written 12 books for young people to help guide them through many of the issues they face in the early years and help them develop key strategies in building resilience. Her best selling Teen Talk Series has over 100,000 copies in print in Australia and overseas. The recently released Girlwise Series and Wiseguys books are already best sellers in Australia.

  • Secondary Educator

  • Author of 12 Books

  • Motivational Speaker

  • Keynote Speaker

  • TV guest appearances

  • Radio guest appearance

  • Article Writer

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“Sharon is a gifted communicator. She is delightfully engaging, enthusiastic, warm and side-splitting hilarious! She is passionate about children and teenagers, enlightening them with her genuine honesty, inspiring wisdom and encouragement. Sharon’s sessions are powerful and engaging, and her ability to expand our students thinking was exceptional. She’s a one of a kind.”
Yolanda Charalambous, Primary Teacher, Maranatha Christian School