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As an award-wining and internationally recognized expert, Darcia Narvaez, PhD, is often sought for insight into current events. Below you will find a list of where she is appearing, along with the science and wisdom of the Evolved Nest. Read more about Darcia Narvaez's biography here.

If you are a member of the press and need to speak to Dr. Narvaez, please contact her at Or contact Lisa Reagan at 804-972-3272.


Equal Time for Free Thought Radio Show. An interview with Darcia Narvaez, PhD. September 24, 2019.

The Evolved Nest with Darcia Narvaez, a podcast interview with Moral Science, September 3, 2019.

WSBT Channel 22 News Story - Activists gather in South Bend to protest detention camps, July 13, 2019.

The Lost Virtue, by Brett Beasly, Notre Dame Magazine, Summer Issue 2019.

What Does A Human Really Need? An Interview with Darcia Narvaez, PhD. Prioritizing our biological norms over our social norms to enhance the lives of our children, the environment and the future. This is the podcast for anyone who has a child, wants a child or knows a child. May 31, 2019

Snuggling Will Affect Your Baby For A Lifetime - Here's Why, Babygaga, April 30, 2019

Darcia Narvaez on the (other) tragedy of the commons and moral/economic disengagement in civilized society" That's So Second Millennium Podcast Show, April 22, 2019

Quick assessment tool of children’s environments can aid in prediction of optimal development outcomes, Notre Dame News, April 15, 2019

Talk Nation Radio: Darcia Narvaez on Neurobiology and the Development of Human Morality, March 20, 2019.

Hunter-Gatherers and Human Evolution: New light on old debates, lib February 10, 2019.

The Reason Why Some Babies Take Longer To Sleep Through The Night, Scary Mommy, January 20, 2019.

Science and Pseudoscience of Mental Health Series. Video Interview. January 4, 2019.

Reclaiming Humanity at the Dawn of Posthumanism: Conversation with Darcia Narvaez. Mad In America, December 21, 2018.

When Profit Drives Us, Community Suffers, EcoWatch, September 28, 2018


How to raise boys in the #MeToo era amid Kavanaugh accusations and Cosby sentencing, USA Today, September 27, 2018

Experts weigh in on judging Kavanaugh for alleged adolescent behavior: 'Most teens don't do that type of thing', YAHOO!, September 17, 2918

Why Some People Hate Being Hugged, According to Science, TIME, September 4, 2018

The Reason Why Some Babies Take Longer To Sleep Through The Night, Scary Mommy.

The Exceptional Cruelty of a No-Hugging Policy, The Atlantic, June 20, 2018

Are video games to blame for gun violence?, WSBT Channel 22, March 8, 2018



Below are events where you can find Darcia speaking in person or by virtual streaming.

November 2, 2019

Rock the World: Breastfeeding and Parenting Conference

All day

Nashville, Tennessee

Event Details

November 2, 2019

Rock the World: Breastfeeding and Parenting Conference

API is thrilled to announce we are partnering with La Leche League of KY/TN for the Rock the World: Breastfeeding and Parenting Conference in Nashville, November 2, 2019 ! The location will be in the heart of Nashville, near so many family friendly and musical locations. From the Parthenon at Centennial Park to downtown music central, we will have activities for all ages.

The conference will feature Dr. Bill and Martha Sears, Dr. James McKenna, Barbara Nicholson and Lysa Parker , and many other stellar speakers, exhibitors, sponsors, and, of course, a music event! Come meet parents and professionals from all over the world and celebrate API's 25th Anniversary too.

The conference will be a one-day event complemented by an evening event on Friday and a concert on the day of the event. CEUS will be provided.

Find out more about this 25th Anniversary Celebration of Attachment Parenting International here.

All day

Nashville, Tennessee

August 11, 2019

American Psychological Association 2019 Conference

All day

Chicago, Illinois

Event Details

August 11, 2019

American Psychological Association 2019 Conference

Measuring and Fostering Species-Typical Human Nature, presented at the American Psychological Association 2019 Conference

All day

Chicago, Illinois

newsletter archive


September 2019

Attending To Neurobiology, New Video! Cribsheet book review; Humility the Missing Virtue; Post Climate Strike Reflection; More!

August 2019

The History and Science of Breastfeeding; National Breastfeeding Month; Black Breastfeeding Week; New Research Paper; More!

July 2019

Elderhood, Self-Actualization and Wisdom: A Four Part Series; New Indigenous Wisdom Video; Rock the World Conference; More!

June 2019

We are less human if we forget to nurture our nature connection; New Podcasts; Father's Win Historic Paid Leave Law Suit; MORE!

May 2019

The Science and Art of Mothering Series; the Next Generation on The Evolved Nest; Podcasts; New Study; MORE!