Jill Getto Lee is the mother of twin boys and is a RIE® Associate who specializes in twins and triplets. Her great passion is to advocate for children’s physical and mental health rights.
Jill holds a Masters Degree from Pacific Oaks College in Human Development with a Specialization in Early Childhood, and a Bachelors of Science Degree in Psychology from Central Michigan University. Jill is part of a study group on affective neuroscience with Dr. Allan N. Schore of the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine. She teaches RIE® Parent-Infant Guidance™ Classes at the Los Angeles RIE® Center and at BINI Birth Center in Sherman Oaks. She also instructs the RIE® Before Baby™, and Nurturing Nanny™ courses at the Los Angeles RIE® Center. Jill serves on the RIE® Board of Directors as well as serves as a consultant for the County of Los Angeles, providing group training sessions for Effective Teacher-Child Interactions. Jill also serves as a community member on the Los Angeles Unified School District Integrated Pest Management Team, fighting for the safety and health of all children, adults and the environment.
You can read or download Jill’s thesis on the development of empathy in infants here.