Joanne Baum, LCSW, Ph.D.

Joanne Baum, LCSW, Ph.D. received her PhD in Social Welfare from the University of Wisconsin in Madison in 1979. She has taught at Central Michigan University, Vista Community College and Mt. Diablo Community College and has been in private practice since 1981. She has been writing parenting/family newspaper columns for The Canyon Courier newspaper in Evergreen Colorado since Feb 1994. Dr. Baum has written three books, including Respectful Parenting From Birth Through The Terrific Twos. Visit Dr. Baum at

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