Dr. Willis specializes in customized workshops and keynote addresses designed to meet the needs of your group or organization. Parent workshops are provided whenever possible at no extra charge.

Sample Workshops

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders- Red Flags and Options
  • "Bullying" – It’s More Than You Think
  • Creating a Literacy Rich Environment for All Children
  • From Pictures to Words: Using Children’s Literature to Build Social Skills
  • He Brain! She Brain! Applying Brain Research in the Early Childhood Classroom
  • I Love You! I Hate You! I‘m Your Best Friend- The Behavior of Toddlers and Twos
  • Inclusive Literacy Lessons with Special Needs Adaptations
  • Learning Centers on Dime! Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners
  • Learn Every Day: Incorporating Math, Science, Social Studies and the Creative Arts
  • Misbehavior or Missed-Communication: Behavior Strategies That Work!
  • Working with Infants, Toddlers and Twos with Special Needs


Sample Keynotes

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders- Strategies That Work
  • Treasures from the Heart- What You Do DOES Make a Difference.
  • The Blended Classroom
  • The Heart Mind Connection- What the Brain Research Tells Us About Social & Emotional Development
  • I Love You! I Hate You! Behavior and Young Children
  • Learn Every Day the Infant Toddler Way!
  • Learning Centers on a Dime!
  • Inclusive Learning Environments for Young Children
  • Your Child's Brain (Food for Thought)
  • I Can Learn, I Can Do- Just How Much Depends on You!
  • Literacy Lessons with Special Needs Adaptations
  • "The Monster in the Closet"-Stress and Young Children