Cathy Cassani Adams


Cathy Cassani Adams is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Certified Parent Coach, Certified Elementary School Teacher, Certified Yoga Teacher,and she teaches in the Sociology Department at Dominican University.Her most recent book, Living What You Want Your Kids to Learn, won a Nautilus Award, National Indie Excellence Award, and an International Book Award. For five years she and her husband have hosted Zen Parenting Radio, a top ten kids and family podcast on iTunes, and they founded the annual Let’s Get Real Zen Parenting Conference in Chicago. Cathy created a self-awareness program for preadolescent girls called Be U, she’s a former columnist for Chicago Parent Magazine, and she was a Child and Family Therapist/Clinical Educator at Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. She is mom to three girls, ages 13, 11, and 8.