The whole child

Have you ever considered what “the whole child” means? In Denmark, there isn´t a sole focus on education or sports but rather on the whole child. Socialization, autonomy, cohesion, democracy and self-esteem are all important principles for building up “whole children”. Learn more from the happiest country in the world in this video. #play @ibendissingsandahl #thedanishway


Iben Sandahl

Iben Sandahl is a bestselling Danish author, professional parenting expert, narrative psychotherapist MPF, family counselor, teacher and speaker. She has more than 20 years of experienced insight into child psychology and education, which in a most natural way anchor the Danish way of practicing parenthood. Her work has been featured in Washington Post, Huffington Post, The Atlantic, Quartz, NY Times and the Greater Good Science Center Berkley.

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