Jill Getto Lee specializes in the development of infants, toddlers, twins and triplets. She is the very proud mother of twin boys who are now 15 years old. Jill’s great passion is to advocate for children’s physical, and mental health rights. She holds a Masters Degree from Pacific Oaks College in Human Development Specializing in Early Childhood Development, and a Bachelors of Science Degree in Psychology from Central Michigan University. She currently teaches the RIE® Foundations™ Theory and Observation Course, Before Baby™, and Nurturing Nanny™ Course, Introduction to Educaring, as well as RIE® Certified Parent-Infant Guidance™ Classes at the Los Angeles and Pasadena RIE® Centers and in her own private programs in Sherman Oaks and West LA. Jill participates in a study group on right brain psychotherapy with Dr. Allan N. Schore of the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine. She serves on the RIE® Board of Directors, is a registered consultant for the Los Angeles County Office of Child Care, and serves as a community member on Los Angeles Unified School District’s IPM team.

You can read or download Jill’s thesis on the development of empathy in infants here.