Judy Dooley is mom to 7 amazing children, preschool educator, freelance writer and poet.
As a home school mom , not only for her own 6 children but for many others of mix age and learning abilities from 2000 – 2013,she has gained experience in academic writing. Designing and writing her own curriculum, workshops, lessons and reading materials according to the needs of her pupils. She ran a private school in Aberdeen for the period 2005 -2008.
She is the owner of Fun Mamma sa (www.funmammasa.wordpress.com. ,fb :- http:// facebook.com/funmammasa ) and blog contributor to Planet mom (www.planetmom.co.za)
She also advocated as a parenting expert and contributor to The baby club (www.thebabyclub.co.za) 2013/2014 and a contributor to Parenting hub (www.parentinghub.co.za) from 2013
She has worked as the workshop facilitator for Mad pups crime initiative (www.madpups.co.za) writing a variety of lifeskill workshops for parents and children. A series of workshops was also written for children with special needs.
Her poetry has been published on Youth village (www.youthvillage.co.za) and Joy magazine (www.joymag.co.za) and Australian pregnancy loss (www.australianpregnancyloss.au) .
She has written journalistic articles for Gateway news (www.gatewaynews.co.za) and has advocated for Autism on radio with Zadie-lee Muller.