Why Parenting Matters...Through parent coaching, Parenting Matters have helped hundreds of mums and dads become more confident parents. They tell us that they enjoy their family life more, have fewer confrontations, feel less stressed and are more in control.Dr Clare Bailey, who set up Parenting Matters, is a GP. She realised, when she started bringing up her own children, just how little she knew about the realities of child rearing. So she found the best CBT (Cognitive Behaviour Therapy) based parenting program, became a highly skilled practitioner and has since helped hundreds of other parents to fine tune their parenting skills. Clare is now using her experience and knowledge to create an online Parent Course so that many more people can benefit from her knowldege.Evidence based parenting, so you know it works..
Parenting Style QuizHave you ever wondered what style of parent you are?Do you think your are Indulgent, even Permissive? Or Strict? Hands off perhaps? Or Balanced and Authoritative?We’ve devised a simple Quiz to help find the answer.Click the link and find outParenting SurveyTake our short parenting survey - we’ll publish the results in the future.
Bad Parenting at Work...Would you do this at work?Would parents treat their employees the way they sometimes react to their kids? Watch our entertaining video, produced by Michael Mosley, BBC Science executive and presenter, in which the boss is having a bad day in the office...
Parenting Articles and BlogClick to see a whole range of articles giving practical advice on many aspects of parenting, many linked to experiences gained on the courses.Now featuring articles by science journalist and TV presenter Michael Mosley on the Science of Parenting.Please comment on the articles and let us know what works for you.
Aritcle by Clare Bailey in ‘THE ROYAL BABY’“Princess Diana was the first royal to do away with the traditionally formal method pf parenting. Her legacy will live on in the way Kate and William raise their child”Download article hereLink to magazine here
Parenting Matters Online to be launched early in 2019We are excited to announce that Dr Clare Bailey is involved in developing a new highly interactive online parenting course as a Social Enterprise. This will be developed with Prof Stephen Scott, a leader professor of Child development and behaviour, and also with film clips and creative input from well known producer and director Michael Mosley. Parenting Matters Online are delighted to be part of the government CANparent trial.Not only will the only parenting course be based on the latest research, but it will also be engaging, entertaining and highly effective at helping parents bring about positive and lasting changes at home.•Can be supported by face-to-face, phone & group sessions.•Ideal as tool for schools, parenting organisations, companies or individuals.•Professional mentoring support available.•A British course incorporating recent discoveries on how to promote attachment security, emotional regulation and brain development.•Easily accessible via online code.Register Interest for early access