Dr. Lori Rappaport received her Masters and Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Southern California. She did a Child and Pediatric Fellowship at Harvard Medical School, where she developed the Growing Up Great! Parenting Program. Dr. Rappaport also completed a Family Medicine Fellowship at Harbor-UCLA Hospital in Los Angeles. Dr. Rappaport has worked at several Children's Hospitals including Boston, Los Angeles, Long Beach and San Diego, where she continues to consult to Rheumatology. She is also a is a regular guest speaker for Scripps Hospital Parent Connection and Mother of Multiples Club, as well as various other community organizations around San Diego County.
Episodes for this expert
Sibling Rivalry Between Twins
When your kids are close in age, you’re bound to experience some sort of sibling rivalry. So, what can you expect when your twins are just minutes apart in age? Can rivalry between siblings break the close bond many twins share?
Childcare Options for Working Parents
The dreaded time has come when you have to find someone else to watch your child. With all the options out there, how do you determine what type of childcare is best for you and your baby?
Potty Training Girls and Boys
You’re excited to get your kiddo out of diapers, we know. But how do you know when it’s time to potty train your little one? What are the dos and don’ts for potty-training girls and boys?
Andrea J. Blanco
Nurse, March of Dimes
World Health Organization