Nebraska Authors

Lynda S. Madison

Born 1953 Youngstown, OH (USA)

Places Lived

Omaha, NE
Portland, OR
Atlanta, GA
Ypsilanti, MI
Columbus, OH
Chesterland, OH

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction


Parenting books; Fiction (children's and young adult's)


BS in Human Development, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
MEd in Educational Psychology, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
PhD in Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Medical Psychology Internship, Portland, OR


Clinical psychologist

Places Worked

Children's Memorial Hospital, Omaha, NE: Director of Family Support and Psychological Services: 1985-
University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE: Psychologist: 1981-1985.
Creighton University, Omaha, NE: -Associate Professor in Pediatrics, 1985-


Outstanding Psychologist Award, Nebraska Psychological Association, 1995.


Keep Talking: A Mother-Daughter Guide to the Preteen Years. 1997.
Parenting With Purpose: Progressive Discipline From Birth to Four. 1998.

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