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Marilyn Elias

Marilyn Elias - Editor

Los Angeles, CA, United States

Overview

I'm a skilled editor and writer. I edit books, reports, speeches, web content and other materials. I spent many years as an award-winning journalist and now have a successful freelance editing/writing business. My website is www.editwritenow.net

Services
Non-Fiction
LGBTQ (non fiction) Parenting & Families Psychology Religion & Spirituality Self-help & Self-improvement Sex & Relationships

Awards

  • The News Media Recognition Award presented by American Psychological Association “for best coverage of psychological research in the popular press.” Media Achievement Award from the Association for the Advancement of Psychology “for outstanding contributions in expanding society’s understanding of mental health issues in the media.” American Academy of Pediatrics Outstanding Media Award “for increasing public understanding of children’s health issues.” The Council on Contemporary Families Media Awards recognition for USA Today cover story on the sea change underway among gay teenagers. Green Eyeshade Award from Society of Professional Journalists for story on the hacking collective Anonymous in “Intelligence Report” Magazine published by the Southern Poverty Law Center “Heroes in the Fight” Award from Mental Health America for investigative stories in USA Today about Gulf Coast children’s serious problems in the wake of delayed recovery from Hurricane Katrina. Awarded Science Writers Fellowship by the American Psychological Association. One of three U.S. journalists selected to travel for 60 days to sites of cutting-edge research in the behavioral sciences.

Portfolio (2 selected works)

Wired Child: Reclaiming Childhood in a Digital Age

Richard Freed

A practical guide to building your child’s bond with family and fostering school success amid the allure of digital screens Kids’ obsessive use of video games, social media, and texting is eclipsing their connections with family and school—the two most important contributors to their well-being. The result: a generation of kids who suffer from soaring rates of emotional and academic problems, ... read more

A practical guide to building your child’s bond with family and fostering school success amid the allure of digital screens Kids’ obsessive use of video games, social media, and texting is eclipsing their connections with family and school—the two most important contributors to their well-being. The result: a generation of kids who suffer from soaring rates of emotional and academic problems, ... read more

Blessings for Life's Journey

Rabbi Sheryl Lewart

This book is a repository of blessings that will empower and encourage the reader to search out the appropriate blessing for travels through their own unique life's journey. These blessings are appropriate for any spiritual or religious viewpoint although Rabbi Lewart has come to these blessings from the point of veiw of a Jewish spiritual leader.

This book is a repository of blessings that will empower and encourage the reader to search out the appropriate blessing for travels through their own unique life's journey. These blessings are appropriate for any spiritual or religious viewpoint although Rabbi Lewart has come to these blessings from the point of veiw of a Jewish spiritual leader.

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