Laurel has ALWAYS had a passion for working with and supporting Families and Children. She received her B. A. in Child Studies from Brock University, has her Adult Teaching Certificate from Sheridan College. Laurel has spent the past 20 years working with families to help foster resiliency within the family.

Please note: Laurel’s speaking schedule is such that her coaching sessions are highly sought after and therefore there may be a longer than usual wait time to book a session. We will try to accommodate you as soon as possible and thank you for your patience!

Child and Youth Coaching

Laurel coaches children, youth and young adults (ages 5 – 25) on many issues utilizing mindfulness and meditation strategies as one of the many tools to support those struggling with worry and anxiety. Some of these topics include:

  • Excessive worry/Anxiety/Anxious Feelings or Thoughts
  • Those with “Busy Brain Syndrome” – can’t shut their brains off/have difficulty focusing/falling asleep or those experiencing periods of wakefulness
  • School Situations – bullies/bullying, lack of focus, worries related to school
  • Feelings of disconnection from the “outside” world

Child/Youth Process

  • A 15 minute complementary introduction session via Skype or FaceTime
  • 4 – weekly, 30 minute coaching sessions
  • 2 to 4 monthly follow-up 30 minute coaching sessions as needed

Child/Youth Coaching Package

The Child/Youth Package includes:

  • 1 – 15 minute complementary session to ensure child is willing to work with Laurel
  • 4 – weekly, 30 minute coaching sessions

Cost: $300 payable via e-mail money transfer or credit card. Contact to book your introductory session!