A certified Leadership Parenting™ coach through the John Rosemond Leadership Parenting Institute and a trained biblical parenting coach through the National Center for Biblical Parenting, I offer practical, loving, God-focused solutions to your parenting problems. As a coach, I come alongside you to help you learn successful biblical-leadership parenting behaviors, transforming your parenting and your home by helping you rediscover your leadership role in the home with God at the fore.

In addition to coaching, I have authored Ending Sibling Rivalry: Moving Your Kids From War to Peace, as well as numerous ebooks on parenting and family issues, as well as a number of articles, blogs, webinars and other resources. I am a frequent writer on parenting issues for the Washington Post’s On Parenting blog, as well as one of the featured parent coaches on www.parentguru.com. In addition, I blog and vlog at Patheos under “Some Assembly Required: Raising Self-Reliant and Confident Children.” . In the fall of 2018, I will launch my parenting podcast, “You’ve Got This: Encouraging & Equipping Moms Along Their Parenting Journey.”

Speaking Topics

“Cooperation, Consequences and Keeping Your Sanity“

A trained presenter for the National Center for Biblical Parenting, I am available to give the center’s “Cooperation, Consequences and Keeping Your Sanity” Seminar: The most common complaint parents have is that their kids don’t follow instructions, but moms and dads can easily learn how to give their kids instructions that their children will follow. This seminar teaches parents how to teach their kids five skills for receiving instructions.

“How to Establish Authority & Speak So Your Children Will Listen.”

How to Establish Authority & Speak So Your Children Will Listen.” Provides the groundwork for respect and leadership in your home, plus the seven essential fundamentals of effective discipline.

“How to Raise a Responsible & Resilient Child.”

How to Raise a Responsible & Resilient Child.” Gives a firm foundation from which to parent while also providing practical ways to teach a child responsibility and resilience.

“Raising a Self-Reliant Child.”

Raising a Self-Reliant Child.” Presents concrete ideas on how to teach their children to be self-reliant, one of the best indicators of future success.

“Preparing Your Child for Life Through Conflict Resolution and Teamwork.”

Preparing Your Child for Life Through Conflict Resolution and Teamwork.” Guides parents in how to help their children reduce conflict with siblings and friends, plus provides steps for conflict resolution kids can do on their own.

“A Parent’s Essential Toolbox.”

A Parent’s Essential Toolbox.” Gives concrete and workable solutions to behavior problems (including school issues) and provides a blueprint of responsibilities for children.

“Parenting With Love and Leadership.”

Parenting With Love and Leadership.” Shows how being a leader in your home lowers stress, raises confidence and increases your chance for success in child-rearing.

“The Well-Behaved Child.”

The Well-Behaved Child.” Designed to help parents free their children from the burden of misbehavior; ideal for parents of kids between the ages of 3 and 13.

“Time Management for Busy Moms.”

Time Management for Busy Moms.” This talk focuses on how you should think about time and includes practical tips for managing your time more wisely.

“Rediscovering Your Talents.”

“Rediscovering Your Talents.” Each one of us has talents, but many times we have trouble figuring out what those abilities might be, especially after having children. This presentation helps parents uncover concrete ways to rediscover—and enjoy—their talents, plus how to turn those talents into work-from-home opportunities.

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