Amanda Rock

Freelance writer

Expertise

Parenting

Education

LIU Post

Highlights

The unbridled enthusiasm that every preschooler has for life is contagious. There's nothing better than watching a young child in action as they live, learn, laugh, and love with their whole selves.

And as your preschooler discovers new things every day, giggles with reckless abandon, and explores a limitless imagination, you can be right by their side, experiencing the world the way only a child can.

— Amanda Rock

Experience

Amanda Rock is a former writer for Verywell Family covering preschool parenting. For more than a decade, Amanda has spent her professional career writing and editing for parents and children. An award-winning writer, she has held editorial positions at Woman's Day Special Interest Publications and ClubMom.com and has written for various magazines and websites, including Newsday's Parents & Children and Newsday's Wellness, as well as Scholastic Teachers, SheKnows.com, and WhatToExpect.com as a featured blogger.

Amanda Rock is the mom to three children—a son born in 2000, a daughter born in 2003, and a son born in 2009.

Education

Amanda holds a B.A. in Communications with a concentration in Journalism from LIU Post in Brookville, N.Y.

Verywell Family Editorial Process

Verywell Family is an award-winning, modern resource that supports you through all the stages of pregnancy and parenthood. We take a human approach to health and wellness content and reach more than 140 million readers annually.

Our editorial team includes writers, editors, and fact checkers who make sure our information is clear, accurate, and useful so you can make confident choices for your family.

Our writers are notable voices in their respective disciplines, including board-certified physicians, registered nurses, lactation consultants, parenting experts, and health journalists. These individuals are specifically selected for their extensive knowledge and real-world experience, as well as their ability to communicate complex information in a clear, helpful, and unbiased way.

Our team of qualified and experienced fact checkers provide a critical step in our commitment to content integrity. Fact checkers rigorously review articles for accuracy, relevance, and timeliness. We use only the most current and reputable primary references, including peer-reviewed medical journals, government organizations, academic institutions, and advocacy associations.

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