Jadis Blurton is the founder and head of school at The Harbour School and is well known as a leader in the fields of education and psychology. She has a PhD in Cognitive Developmental Psychology and Master’s degrees in both Special Education and Psychology. She is a Qualified Teacher in Hong Kong and a certified Montessori teacher (AMS). She is also a licensed clinical psychologist in two states in the United States and a registered psychologist in Hong Kong. Dr Blurton has worked in the fields of Education, Child Psychology and Educational Psychology for over thirty years, practicing clinically as well as teaching at university level and working with schools. In Hong Kong, she is the founder and clinical director of the Blurton Family Development Center and the 2009 recipient of the American Chamber of Commerce Ira Dan Kaye Award for Community Service in Hong Kong. She has served as a consultant to numerous international schools and speaks both locally and internationally on topics related to gifted education, alternative or progressive education, child and family development, expatriate children (“Third Culture Kids”) and special educational needs.