Elishia Basner, M.S.

A school counselor, writer, mother & unwavering optimist dedicated to helping children develop social and emotional skills to become the people they want to be.

In this self-help guide, a school counselor-turned writer cuts through the noise to show us the basics of genuinely becoming better, happier people. 

Weaving quotes, stories, and personal experiences, Basner offers a powerful alternative to your best friend’s “wise” advice. In Grown, you’ll learn how to control your emotions, be a good friend, manage your fear, and pick yourself up when you fail. 

The author has spent her career teaching people how to get out of their own way and find their best selves. Grown will reshape the way you think about success and give you the tools and strategies you need to transform your life.