Our Approach

Helping children with unique issues presents challenges to providing resources that help them understand the issues they face.  Children's books by Heart 2 Heart Resources address ADHD, loss and grieving, bullying, self-esteem, and being placed in foster care. Our products are written to inspire confidence knowing that someone else has faced these challenges and has excelled. The stories are told at a child's level with a combination of humor and compassion. Each story puts a positive spin on the situation offering hope, ideas, and coping strategies. There are educational resources and activities for parents, teachers, and counselors to use with the children. We strive to encourage children to believe they can do and be anything they set their mind to and to dream big. We are proud to participate in developing a love of books with Book Buddy. Visit their website at http://www.mybookbuddydetroit.com.

Our Story

Virginia Ulch is a former special education teacher and has a masters degree in school counseling where she currently works with grades K-8. She was a therapeutic foster parent for over 20 years and has adopted several children. She began writing in her teens and turned her passion into a way to help those she works with. Virginia founded Heart 2 Heart Resources in 2007 and expanded into publishing books to address the difficult issues that children face. These books are written to promote self-esteem and provide encouragement, advice, and resources for both the child and the adults.

Meet the Team

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Virginia Ulch, MA

Founder & CEO

Virginia has a Masters Degree in counseling and a BA in elementary and special education. She has 20 years of foster and adoptive experience working with challenging children. Her favorite hobbies are working with animals and gardening. Her salt water tanks have seahorses and are the focus of at least one of her books. She enjoys making jewelry during the winter months.

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Kyle Csortos

Illustrator

Hello, my name is Kyle Csortos. I am a freelance Graphic Designer & Illustrator specializing in branding by designing logos, menus, and brochures, and etc. I also specialize in literature, In the last year I have illustrated over 16 books for local authors.

 
When I take on a new project for a client, I make sure to know every last detail they request for their piece. I get to know my clients personality, so I can incorporate it into the look and feel of the piece. kcsortos.myportfolio.com