The  10 Commitments
By Chick Moorman and Thomas Haller


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Chick Moorman PhotoAbout the Authors

Chick Moorman is the director of the Institute for Personal Power, a consulting firm dedicated to providing high-quality professional development activities for educators and parents.

He is a former classroom teacher with over fifty years of experience in the field of education. His mission is to help people experience a greater sense of personal power in their lives so they can in turn empower others.

Chick conducts full-day workshops and seminars for school districts and parent groups. He also delivers keynote addresses for local, state, and national conferences.

He is available for the following topic areas:


  • The Teacher Talk Advantage
  • Motivating the Unmotivated
  • Achievement Motivation and Behavior Management Through Effective Teacher Talk
  • Celebrate the Spirit Whisperers
  • Teaching Respect and Responsibility


  • Parent Talk: Words That Empower, Words That Wound
  • The Only Three Discipline Strategies You Will Ever Need
  • The 10 Commitments: Parenting with Purpose
  • Empowered Parenting

If you would like more information about these programs or would like to discuss a possible training or speaking date, please contact:

Chick Moorman
P.O. Box 547
Merrill, MI  48637
Telephone: 877-360-1477 (toll free)
Fax: 989-643-5156
Websites: and

Thomas Haller PhotoThomas B. Haller (MDiv, MSW, ACSW, DST) is the chief parenting and relationship correspondent to WNEM TV 5 (CBS affiliate), MY5 TV, and WNEM News Radio 1250 AM. He has been the weekly radio personality for over five years on Mid-Michigan’s number one radio station, WIOG 102.5 FM. Thomas is also the regular guest host of Health Line on WSGW 790 AM/100.5 FM. He has been a featured guest on over 150 radio shows, including such notable programs as Oprah Radio, Playboy Radio and The World Puja Network.

Thomas is a parenting and relationship specialist, the coauthor of five highly acclaimed books, a psychotherapist maintaining a 20-year private practice as a child, adolescent and couples therapist, a sex therapist, and a chronic pain counselor.

Thomas has a Master of Divinity degree, Master of Social Work degree, and a Doctorate in Child and Family Studies. He has extensive training in psychotherapy with children and couples. He is a certified EEG biofeedback technician, an AASECT certified diplomate of sex therapy, and a certified sports counselor.

In addition, Thomas is the founder and director of the Healing Minds Institute, a center devoted to teaching others to focus and enhance the health of the mind, body, and spirit. He is president of Personal Power Press, Inc., a small publishing house committed to providing parents and educators with practical material for raising responsible children. Lastly, Thomas and his wife, Valerie, maintain a not-for-profit 501 (c) (3) organization, Healing Acres, an equine retirement ranch enabling aged horses to live out their lives in a low-stress atmosphere.

He is available for workshops, seminars, student assemblies, and commencement speeches. Contact him at:

Thomas Haller
Haller's Healing Minds, Inc.
3070 Kabobel Drive
Saginaw, MI 48604
Ph: 989-791-4191
Fax: 989-791-4191
Website: and


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