Abuse / Survivors of Abuse

Years in Practice

10 years +


Wilmette IL 60091 - United States



Additional Expertise

Author, Consultant, Family Coach, Speaker/Presenter

I Practice in

All areas, please inquire



I Believe

Everyone treats you the way you allow them to treat you.

About Derek Randel

Derek Randel is an international bullying expert and a parent coach who speaks on how to remove the yelling from your home and how to protect your child from bullying and school violence.

Derek has been seen on many television shows including: Fox News Channel's 'The O'Reilly Factor' with Bill O’Reilly, Fox and Friends, CNN’s Nancy Grace Show, ABC’s The View From the Bay, CBS Morning Show, Chicago Tonight and many more local stations. He has been heard on over 250 radio shows around the country and became a regular guest on WGN's Steve Cochran show. Derek has his Masters Degree in Secondary Education and has 12 years of experience as a high school and middle school educator. While teaching he was nominated for a Disney American Teacher Award. He is also a certified stepfamily coach through the Step-Family Foundation in New York City. He has authored six books including Attacking our Educators, The Stopping School Violence Manual and Parent Smart From the Heart with his wife Dr. Gail Randel. The book is designed to help make your parenting and life easier.

His books on bullying are solution based books that offers answers to what every child and parent fears. Derek teaches common sense techniques that can be implemented immediately. Derek is also one of the featured authors in the book, 50 Great Writers You Should Be Reading and he currently holds a level 5 rank in Krav Maga and he is a certified Alpha Krav Maga Instructor.

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