Kirilee Furlong: Nurturing Emotional Intelligence In Children

Building Business

Jun 12 2023 • 35 mins

Kirilee Furlong is the acclaimed author of "The Hug" and co-owner/creative director of Wonderful Me. In this insightful interview, Kirilee sheds light on the significance of helping children express their emotions, emphasising the value of emotional intelligence (EQ) over academic intelligence (IQ). Kirilee Furlong delves deep into the topic of early intervention when it comes to fostering the social and emotional well-being of children. Drawing upon her extensive expertise, she unveils practical strategies and approaches that parents, educators, and caregivers can employ to support children in developing healthy emotional intelligence skills.

Show Notes:

"The Hug" is available at, offering a heartwarming story that encourages children to embrace their emotions and express them with confidence