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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

“This course has given me some very helpful strategies and the desire to find out much more about coaching in general to both use and to experience.”
Janet Halford, Family Engagement Consultant, Peterlee Excellence Cluster

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

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


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