Location: North-West England
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Certified Holistic Sleep Coach & Parenting Consultant

The Implications for Children’s Sleep in Fostering and Adoption Placements

(Trigger warning: contains info about child abuse and neglect) Children who come into foster care and/or are placed for adoption will have had a range of experiences in respect of bedtime, sleep and waking up and will bring those experiences with them into the foster or adoptive home. Looked after children may have come from…
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About Sheila Franklin

I have many years of experience of working with children and families, including birth families, foster families, and families who have adopted. I have considerable expertise in evidence-based family assessments and in supporting parents to manage their children’s challenging behaviour. With an extensive knowledge of child development and attachment theory and a strong belief in…
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Approach

My approach is one of supporting and empowering parents. Holistic Sleep Coaching addresses sleep from a child and family-centred perspective. It is a multi-dimensional approach that looks at the bigger picture and takes into consideration the underlying factors that can impact on sleep. I support parents to understand how personality, parenting style and a child’s…
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Mission Statement

“To work collaboratively and in partnership with parents to achieve child-focused, gentle and positive solutions from an evidence-based perspective” Our Instagram Page https://www.instagram.com/sheilamfranklin/