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Noushin   Noushin Rahman-Blake

Noushin is a parent of three children. She has a background in business sales and communication and as a trained counsellor, she ran a practice focussing on stress management. She has been a School Governor and previously worked as a Parent Support Worker. Together with Dawn, she ran a popular and successful Parent and Toddler group. She has worked within the local Asian community running parenting workshops and within a multi-cultural setting in Watford. Noushin is very experienced at running parenting courses with a special interest in the challenges facing parents of pre-teen and teenage children.


Dawn   Dawn Pickles

Dawn is a parent of two grown up children. She worked with Noushin for 4 years to run a popular and successful Parent and Toddler group and worked as a volunteer in a primary school to support Foundation and KS1 children with their reading. For 9 years, she ran Hope for Autism, a support group for parents of children on the autistic spectrum. She has worked with a local school and a nursery to plan, write and implement their Access and Inclusion policies. She now runs a variety of parenting courses with a special interest children with disabilities and additional needs, and also managing challenging behaviour across all ages.


Jess   Jessica Foster-Edwards

Jess is a parent of 2 school age children and a qualified Early Years practitioner. She has over 20 years of experience in working with children and their families, in a variety of fields from care and education, to health and leisure. Over the last 9 years Jess has worked as an outreach worker at a Children's Centre, and family support worker for a schools partnership, where she has gained a great deal of experience in facilitating parent groups and supporting individual families with a wide range of issues. Jess has been a school governor until very recently, and has a keen interest in improving the emotional wellbeing of children and teenagers.



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"A very helpful, useful and informative course run by 2 very lovely ladies.
Would attend another parenting programme. A very valuable service."

"Excellent course. Thank you!!"

"I wasn't sure about coming on this course but I am so glad I did, I have learnt so much."

"This course gave me so much confidence dealing with challenging behaviours. As a result, I am much calmer and have a happier life with my wife and children"

"This parenting programme is fantastic. Particularly good because the facilitators have relevant experience and are lovely, helpful, kind people."

"Fantastic course. Really made me think about different ways of doing things and applying some of the advice has made a positive difference."

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