Karen Dudley is a Marriage, Family and Child Therapist and a Child Development Specialist. She has been working with families for 38 years, through infant-parent and toddler-parent groups, parenting workshops, private in-home family consultation, and school consultation. Karen Dudley was on the staff of the UCLA Family Development Project for 22 years and continues as a consultant. She is a past and current President of the Association of Child Development Specialists. Ms. Dudley taught Infant Growth and Development at Santa Monica College for 2 years. Karen has a BA in Psychology from UCLA, a MA in Human Development for Pacific Oaks College, and an MFT license from the state of California.