Nicole Jon Sievers is an activist, speaker, author, educator, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, and mother of five boys. In 2011, Nicole founded the non-profit Stand For Courage bullying-prevention program. SFC’s student-led, school-based, and community activation offers one ultimate goal: disrupt and end the cycle of bullying by celebrating stand-up bystanders with the support of media recognition and luminary partners. The school pilot program was recognized with an American Psychological Association Visionary.
Her book, It’s Your Mind: Own It! offers neuroscience-based information and exercises for teens. It won an Indie Excellence book-of-the-year award in psychology. The One and Only You!, Nicole’s forthcoming book, is a middle school version of It’s Your Mind!: Own It! She is also a producer in the upcoming IndieFlix documentary film, The Upstanders.
About the author
Sheryl Gonzalez Ziegler, Psy.D. holds a Doctorate of Psychology, is an Author, Speaker, National Media Contributor, Non-Profit Board Member, Girl Scouts Leader, Girls on the Run Coach and Advocate for children.
She has been treating children and families for over twenty years with areas of expertise in anxiety, trauma, divorce, stress management and depression.
Dr. Ziegler is the author of the best selling book, Mommy Burnout: how to reclaim your life and raise healthier children in the process, the winner of Best Parenting Book of 2018 as awarded by International Latino Book Awards.