The Resilient Family: Stories of Hope. Jenna's Journey

mood learning & behaviour video

“He would say things like, “I should go to jail, or I should die”. It was so hard to see him so little and having such hard time coping with life.”

This was Jenna’s experience with her son. In this interview Jenna tells the story of how her son transformed from an angry, sad, anxious, aggressive, grumpy three year old into a happy, thriving child who could go on camping trips, join activities and volunteer with his family.

Listen to Jenna’s a beautiful account of how everything changed once she really understood how the mind-body connection was playing out in her son.

She explains how she found perspective and started to see her child differently so she could help him grow into himself in the most positive way.

Have a listen.

About Jess Sherman, FDN-P, M.Ed, R.H.N

Jess is a Functional Diagnostic Nutrition® Practitioner, Registered Holistic Nutritionist™ and a trauma-informed Family Health Educator specializing in brain health & resilience for kids. She is also a teacher, with a Master's degree in education. Her Calm & Clear Kids™ introductory course, her signature Resilience Roadmap™,  along with her book Raising Resilience, have helped families in 44 countries improve the lives of their children with learning differences, anxiety, ADHD, and mood disorders without relying on medication. She is the 2019 recipient of the CSNNAA award for Clinical Excellence for her work with families, and she continues to bring an understanding of the 5 Core Needs For Resilient Health to the mainstream conversation about children’s mental health, learning, and overall resilience through her blog, courses, workshops and as a contributor to print and online magazines. You can reach Jess at 

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