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As a parent, do you ever feel overwhelmed? If yes, don't worry, you're not alone. Sometimes, even if we try our best, we may find ourselves caught in a cycle of frustration, negativity, and ineffective discipline. But here's some good news: parenting workshops can be transformative. In just a short amount of time, you can gain practical tools and fresh perspectives that can turn your home life around. Imagine opening doors instead of slamming them shut, having conversations instead of getting angry, and discipline that truly teaches and nurtures. Invest in yourself and your family, and a brighter, more harmonious future awaits! 

Unlocking Effective Communication: Parenting Workshops

Why Attend Our Workshops?

At Ask Nanny Jo, we recognize that communication is the heartbeat of every family. Unfortunately, it’s often the vital element that goes missing. Our workshops are designed to address this gap and empower parents with essential tools for building stronger family connections. Here’s what you’ll gain:

  1. Active Listening Skills:

    • Understand that communication isn’t just about the loudest voice—it’s about everyone being heard.

    • Learn practical techniques for active listening and fostering open dialogue.

  2. Insights into Family Dynamics:

    • Explore common family dynamics and patterns.

    • Gain a deeper understanding of how family members interact and influence each other.

  3. Boundary-Respecting Solutions:

    • Discover strategies for maintaining healthy boundaries within the family.

    • Learn how to create collaborative solutions when boundaries are crossed.

  4. Positive Discipline Strategies:

    • Embrace the positive approach to discipline.

    • Explore techniques from Jane Nelsen’s book, “Positive Discipline.”

  5. Family Meetings and Connection Before Correction:

    • Learn how to conduct effective family meetings.

    • Prioritize connection and understanding before addressing behavioral issues.

Workshop Formats

  1. Online Workshops:

    • Delivered via Zoom over a series of sessions.

    • Sign up for the sessions that fit your schedule.

    • Attend from the comfort of your own home.

  2. In-Person Workshops:

    • Set up at a physical location.

    • Attend all seven sessions in person.

    • Ideal for nurseries and parenting support groups.

  3. Bespoke Workshops:

    • Tailored to address specific issues you’re currently facing.

    • Perfect for households where discipline strategies need alignment.

    • Can be presented online to private groups or in a venue.

Whether you’re a parent, nanny, or part of a caregiving team, our workshops provide practical tools for creating a harmonious family environment. Let’s work together to build stronger connections and foster growth!

Upcoming Events

  • Tea break with nanny Jo
    Tea break with nanny Jo
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Jun 11
    Jun 11, 2024, 12:30 PM – 1:10 PM GMT+1
    Jun 11, 2024, 12:30 PM – 1:10 PM GMT+1
    This event aims to empower caregivers and educators, fostering a community dedicated to shaping children’s futures with compassion and knowledge.
  •  Progressive Parenting Workshop (Tuesday)
     Progressive Parenting Workshop (Tuesday)
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Mar 26
    delivered via Zoom
    Mar 26, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    delivered via Zoom
    Mar 26, 2024, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    delivered via Zoom
    Learn positive discipline tools to help with every day issues you experience as parents.

Next Workshop



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Progressive parenting workshop with Jo and Laura (Positive discipline tools)

Join Us for either the Tuesday group 19:00 GMT 20th, 27th Feb 5th, 12th,19th, 26th March or the Thursday group 12:00 GMT 22nd, 29th, Feb 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th March for a 6-week parenting workshop.

Laura and I are presenting a progressive parenting workshop based on the positive discipline tools. 

By the end of the six weeks you will have gained knowledge into a non-punitive, positive, progressive style of parenting that can help ease high emotional stress within people's homes, and create an environment where you can all communicate as a family using some very simple tools. This workshop is very practical and experiential and based on a system that has been taught and experienced for over 30 years.

You will learn techniques such as kind and firm, family meetings, empowering versus discouraging, managing sibling rivalry.

The workshop is £250 with an 10% early bird discount if booked before the 1st of February.  This workshop best suits families with children over the age of 4 years old.

(we are planning on doing a early years workshop in the first part of next year, please let me know if you are interested and I will add you to the mailing list)

Learn the tools to support your family in a calm, Progressive way where striving for solutions and empathy works.


If you want to know more about the workshop or the other services I offer, please call or message me and I will get back to you.

For more information on Laura please take a look at her website.

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