Talks & Courses

Scheduled Parenting & Mental Health Talks

John usually presents courses/talks that are open to the public once or twice yearly (usually Autumn and Spring). The next scheduled events are:

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John provides a range of talks and courses to schools, businesses and community groups, including:


  • Bringing up responsible, well-behaved and happy children
  • Building your Children’s Resilience, Self-esteem and Confidence
  • Parenting Teenagers: Managing conflict and getting on better with your     teenager
  • Parenting Preschoolers – promoting learning and fostering confidence
  • Supporting your children’s education and homework
  • Helping your children make good choices about Alcohol, Drugs and Sex
  • Technology, Social Media and Family Life – practical principles to help your children be safe and to encourage responsible usage
  • Parenting When Separated: Helping Your Children Cope
  • Overcoming Bullying and Helping Children Get Along
  • Suicide Prevention – What a Parent can do?
  • Overcoming Anxiety in Children and Teenagers
  • Anger management – Resolving conflict positively


  • The Secrets of Happy Marriages and Relationships
  • Transforming relationships: Turning Conflict into Cooperation
  • Cooperative Parenting: Staying together, when you are so different


  • Promoting Positive Mental Health in Families
  • ‘Finding Meaning and Creating Purpose in your Life’
  • Cultivating Hope – Overcoming depression and living resourcefully
  • Positive Grief – living resourcefully after loss

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