Kevin received his Bachelor’s of Science Degree from Oakland University focusing in Psychology and completed a Master’s of Science Degree focusing in Counseling and School Psychology from the University of Nebraska. He is recognized as a Certified Lekotek Play Specialist through the National Lekotek Center of Chicago, Illinois.
Kevin currently works in the Preparing Michigan’s Children and Youth Institute where he focuses on child and family development. He has a background in early childhood developoment and in developmental evaluation. As part of the Child and Family Development Team for MSU Extension, Kevin focuses on providing information to parents, and professionals, in areas such as early childhood literacy, social emotional development, positive discipline and the purpose of play.
December 13, 2016 | Making long drives easier on the kids with these tips.
November 28, 2016 | Increase your child’s knowledge of the many holidays celebrated in other parts of the world.
October 7, 2016 | Explain the voting process to your kids and that every vote does matter.
September 23, 2016 | Overall readiness for Halloween will lead to a fun and safe time with your children.
September 14, 2016 | The toys you choose for children affects different areas of child development.
September 2, 2016 | Inclusive play can bring families closer together while promoting development and enhancing relationships.