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Hannah Beach

Hannah Beach
Author, Emotional Health Academic Consultant and Presenter

Hannah Beach is an award-winning educator, author, emotional health consultant, and keynote speaker. Her bestselling I Can Dance book series, supporting the emotional health of children through movement, play, and expression, won a 2017 Gold International Moonbeam Children’s Book Award. Hannah is co-author of Reclaiming Our Students: Why Children Are More Anxious, Aggressive, and Shut Down Than Ever—And What We Can Do About It, with Tamara Neufeld Strijack, a trauma-informed resource for teachers and parents rooted in the relationship-based approach, now being translated into multiple languages internationally (including French, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Ukrainian and Korean) and adopted by multiple school boards.

Hannah is one of two Canadian members on the American Strategic Coalition for the Future of Education, advising American educational institutions on how to bring trauma-informed practices into their learning communities. She was recognized by the Canadian Human Rights Commission in 2017 as one of five featured change-makers in Canada.

On a more personal note, Hannah lives on the west coast of BC and has 3 kids, 2 grown up and one halfway there.

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