Author of The Assertive Parent

Daniel Patterson

Teen & Parenting Coach, Author, Speaker
Patterson Perspective Founder Daniel Patterson has dedicated his life to educating and supporting parents to raise authentic, vibrant, and thriving teenagers. Daniel worked in secondary education for fourteen years an English teacher and high school assistant principal. Wanting to extend his reach and avenues to effect positive and progressive changes, Patterson launched his full-time consulting firm, Patterson Perspective Inc. in 2017. His consulting work includes positive reinforcement to teenagers, so they are able to reach their full capacity in academic and social frameworks and by giving parents the necessary tools for their children to achieve this. Patterson released his first book, “The Assertive Parent,” in 2018. Drawing from his years of experience, “The Assertive Parent” is a compilation of hacks, tools, and strategies that serve as a roadmap for parents to assist their children in building autonomy, authenticity, and resilience. Patterson has been a featured voice in several publications, including contributions to NBC News, Fox News, The Huff Post, The Los Angeles Times, Orange County Register, Entrepreneur Magazine, Thrive Global,,,, among others. He has also been an invited expert on podcasts, radios stations, and speaking engagements including TedX Newport Beach, My Dad Pod, The Bruce Cook Show, and No Bounds Podcast.  Patterson is extremely passionate about advocacy work and getting involved. When not in the office, he can be found using his expertise on the board of directors of the Imagine Foundation, an organization committed to assisting and empowering struggling young people.  
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Life Changed When I Stopped Running From My Mental Health

by Daniel Patterson

Why Your Child’s Trips to the Therapist Need to be More Like Their Trips to the Dentist

by Daniel Patterson

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