Jump to main content

A report by The Harvard Business School (Strategy & Society by Michael E.Porter and Mark R. Kramer 2007) highlights the value to the employer and employee of supporting parents in the workplace.

The Parent Coaching Academy’s successful work in the corporate sector is highlighted in a feature – Working Out The Stresses of Family life – in The Sunday Times

Introduction to parent coaching

An introduction to Parent Coaching techniques and practical tools professionals can use to support parents of children of all ages.  These include:

  • The Parent Wheel – tools to help parents focus and prioritise
  • Parent coach demonstrations, and opportunities to coach, be coached and observe
  • Strategies to boost parents’ confidence and Self-esteem
  • Effective tools to turn negative feelings into positive feelings
  • The Parent Coaching Academy 7-Day model


  • £995 (plus vat) for one day workshop for 15 people (£67  per delegate)
  • Additional delegates @ £50 (plus vat) per person


Client to provide location and refreshments.

The workshops are delivered by  Lorraine Thomas, CEO, The Parent Coaching Academy and author, ‘The 7-Day Parent Coach’, ‘Get A Life’ and ‘The Mummy Coach’.

See what others are saying

‘The coaching day was real, honest, positive, out of the box (i.e. fresh insight and understanding). I thought it was amazing, I learnt a lot and feel inspired.  Lorraine is awesome.”
Mark Huggins, Church Leader

We had a great day and learnt a lot of practical tools and strategies to help us support parents of children of all ages. It was fun and very positive and inspiring.
Shamim Abidi, Parenting Programme Co-ordinator – The World Federation of the Khoja Shia Ithnasheri Muslim Community, London

“The Parent Wheel is a marvellous tool”
Sudha Solaiman, Parents’ Advice Centre, Tower Hamlets


Sign up to our newsletter for offers, news and any updates on training days, new resources and tips