About Us

Thanks for visiting Flourishing Families at familynh.com! We are passionate about proactively assisting families with the awesome task of raising children, tomorrow's future. Dr. Farr offers parent consulting (face-to-face, phone & Skype formats), parent education (individual & group) and can provide presentations and trainings for a wide variety of audiences. Dr. Debbie Farr received her Ph.D. in Educational Research with a focus in Human Development & Family Studies from the University of North Texas. She received her Master's in Marriage & Family Counseling from the University of Kansas. Dr. Debbie also has a graduate academic certificate in Parent Education. She has worked as a director for two family resource centers, Parents As Teachers educator, and has worked within preschool, elementary, middle and high school settings. She has also taught at the university level and is currently teaching at New England College in Henniker, New Hampshire. Dr. Debbie is Vice President of the Family Life Coaching Association (FLCA), works with North Carolina State University's teen parenting program, is a certified Active Parenting leader, and writes a "Dear Dr. Debbie" column in her local newspaper. She is an active member of the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR). Based in New Hampshire, Dr. Debbie works with families and presents workshops all over the country. By being proactive today, you potentially prevent bigger issues tomorrow. We look forward to working with you!

Mrs. Farr is the best professor I have had in my college career, hands down. She was passionate and knew her subject matter well, kept my attention, and seemed to have a genuine joy in teaching us.

University student