About Us

Parenting Perspectives was founded on the belief that children and families will thrive in an environment of love, understanding and connection. Read more…

The Parenting Perspectives journey: from 1996 to today.

Meet Co-founders of Parenting Perspectives, Karen Jacobson, MA, LMFT, LCPC and Lauren Bondy, LCSW.

Karen Jacobson, MA, LCPC, LMFT is an individual, couple, family therapist, parent coach, and school counselor. Read more about Karen.

Lauren Bondy, LCSW is a therapist, parent coach and Certified, Level 2 trained in Internal Family systems Therapy (IFS).  Read more about Lauren.

Have a question about Parenting Perspectives? Read our most frequently asked questions.

“I feel this is a great gift I have given to my children… I’m a much better person. And I have a better understanding of when to ‘be there for them’ and when to let them learn life’s lessons on their own.”

– Mother of children ages 4 and 6