Brenda Root

Brain Gym teacher

Brenda Root, Ph.D., teacher, researcher, presenter, and consultant has had an extensive career in helping others develop and maximize their innate talents and potential.  She has developed and presented programs in family communication, conflict resolution, stress management, and Patterns of Success for teen and adult at-risk populations.  She received her B.S. in education from James Madison University, her M.S. in sociology from the University of Illinois, and her Ph.D. in sociology from the Pennsylvania State University.  Licensed by the Brain Gym International®/Educational Kinesiology Foundation, Brenda brings over 30 years of teaching experience and 1000 hours of Brain Gym® training to her work with teachers and students in preschool through high school, and parents, OT’s, and PT’s.  Individuals of all ages enjoy and use the Edu-K tools for balanced bodies and sharper brains.  Movement is at the core of Edu-K, giving meaning to the phrase,“We learn to move so we can move to learn.”