PCI Certified Parch Coach® Karen Beirdeman recounts how her experience as a stressed parent looking for support led her to the PCI, a change in career, and a long-running practice as a parent coach.
The other day a prospective coaching student contacted me to discuss the Parent Coach Certification® Training Program. In her initial email to me she asked: Did you take a lot away from the program that you didn’t get from your degree in psychology? Absolutely! I learned that deep change comes from building a collaborative working […]
Late one evening, long after the dinner rush, baths, bedtime stories, and prayers with my young boys, I was on a desperate search. About three months before this particular night, my marriage of over tens years suddenly and very dramatically fell apart. Until that point in time I had been a stay at home mom […]
I am very excited to share a few postings with you all on Parent Coach International’s Web site. Look for me regularly and please check in with my blog at www.positiveparentingcoach.com for posts about parenting. I’d like to say I discovered the Parent Coach Certification® Training Program while carefully researching parent coaching programs, but that isn’t […]
Personally as well as professionally, one of the most profound aspects of the PCI Coaching Model™ has been experiencing the incredible power of working collaboratively with my clients. Before I began the PCI program I had been trained as a school psychologist, I created a preschool parenting curriculum and worked as a parent educator. In […]
Blog post by Gloria DeGaetano, founder and CEO As we launch Parent Coach International, our sister site, www.ThePCI.org rejoices with us in the growth of our vibrant community of like-hearted professionals. I say “like-hearted,” although diverse in cultures and career paths, we meet each other and support each other in and through our hearts. Each […]