Lorraine was a classroom teacher with the Calgary Catholic School District, currently retired. She has a Bachelor of Physical Education with teacher certification and has worked in a variety of school settings and inclusive classrooms with students from Kindergarten to grade 9. In addition to being a teacher, Lorraine is also the mother of 3 children, and grandmother of 4. She is reminded daily of the value of relationship and patience with the maturation process within her own family.
Lorraine facilitates the following courses for parents: Power to Parent I: The Vital Connection, Power to Parent II: Helping Children Grow Up, Power to Parent III: Common Challenges, Making Sense of Adolescence, Making Sense of Counterwill, Making Sense of Aggression, and Making Sense of Anxiety in Children and Youth.She also offers both The Teachability Factor, and Bullies: Their Making and Unmaking for schools and other professional organizations, and will work with you to organize a program that meets the particular needs of your group. Please contact Lorraine for more information about any of these courses.