About Us

Listening from the Heart is a parenting tool to support social emotional learning at home. Our heart is for kids to develop the skills to be their best self and to give parents the resources to do so. 

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Kristy Andre, Ed.D.

Dr. Kristy Andre is an educator who is always thinking of ways to evolve and grow and hopes to provide a space for everyone to feel loved, cared for, and safe. She has a Masters in Education from Concordia University, Irvine and a Doctorate in Educational Leadership from the University of Southern California. Kristy has served as an elementary teacher, middle school teacher, instructional coach, and administrator. She has taught in a traditional classroom setting, a non-traditional classroom setting, and has taught in South Africa for two years. Kristy is also the author of Evolving Learner: Shifting from Professional Development to Professional Learning from Kids, Peers, and the World. 

Kim Gameroz

Kim Gameroz is a change agent for Tustin Unified who seeks to revolutionize classrooms by incorporating social and emotional methodologies and strategies that support ALL students and teachers throughout their days. She has a Bachelors in Psychology from California State University, Long Beach and a Masters in Education. She has taught children ages five through eighteen in a variety of settings, ranging from the traditional classroom to competitive dance. Currently, Kim is the Teacher on Special Assignment for Behavior Support in TUSD, where she coaches teachers and support staff on social-emotional learning.

 Disclaimer: The resources and ideas found on this website are all research-based and vetted with a parent and educator lens. The tools listed have worked for our children; however, each child is different. This list is not exhaustive and is a compilation of ideas and strategies to try at home.  No information on this website should be used as medical advice. We are not clinical psychologists, but we do work alongside them as thought partners in this journey.