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Brenda Root

Brain Gym
Instructor, Consultant
Reston, Virginia
Area of Expertise
  • Personal health & well-being
  • Professionals
  • Seniors

Brenda Root, Ph.D., teacher, researcher, presenter, and consultant, has had an extensive career in helping others maximize their potential. She teaches five Brain Gym courses and has developed workshops and in-service trainings for teachers, OT's , PT's, and nonprofit support groups. She has also developed and presented programs in family communication, conflict resolution, stress management, and life skills for teen and adult at-risk populations. She received her B.S. in Education and Sociology from James Madison University, her M.S. in Sociology from the University of Illinois, and her Ph.D. in Sociology from Penn State. Brenda brings her unique perspective with over 30 years of teaching and facilitating experience to her work with all age learners. She founded and presently runs Creative Movement Solutions at