Lucy Jackson Bayles
, Ed.D., Heart to Heart - Connecting Through Stories..
...Lucy Jackson Bayles
, Ed.D., (Clemson, SC) is a consultant in the areas of parenting, family relations, family stress, and diversity.She
holds a Master's degree and a doctorate in Early Childhood Education from Ball State University.She
is a former faculty member of the University of Missouri, Clemson University, and West Virginia University.In both South Carolina and West Virginia she
served as the state family life specialist with the Cooperative Extension Service.She
is also a past President of South Carolina Council of Family Relations.In addition to her
consulting work, she
is currently an adjunct faculty member for the Department of Educational Foundations at Clemson University, Clemson, SC.
In 1995 she
represented West Virginia University at the United Nations Conference on Women in Beijing, China.Other international research with families includes extensive time living and working in Malaysia, Indonesia, and Ghana, West Africa.
Providing research based educational materials and creative storytelling continue to be features of Dr. Jackson Bayles work.She
has co-authored a four- volume Clemson University parenting series, Parenting Renewal and Stress, Health and Coping : A Resource Guide.Her
mail out series of lessons to reach rural families in South Carolina, Stress of Our Lives has been utilized nationally.