SHEILA ELLISONhas been teaching writing classes, editing and coaching for 25 years. She is the bestselling author of ten books including 365 Ways to Raise Confident Kids, The Courage to be a Single Mother and If Women Ruled the World. The mother of Four and stepmother of two, Sheila is also the founder of the non-profit online support community, SingleMomsConnect.com.
She has appeared on Oprah, the Later Today Show and CBS Early Show. Her books and articles have been featured in O Magazine, Parenting, Family Circle, Glamour, Complete Woman, New York Daily News, San Francisco Chronicle, Oakland Tribune and she has appeared as an expert on hundreds of radio shows across the country.