Emotion coaching

Audience School staff, Foster carers, Adoptive parents, Residential workers, Children's workforce
Course Level 3
Hours 10

Learning criteria

  • Explain how the concept of emotion coaching emerged from research on parenting
  • Describe how emotion coaching contributes to healthy brain development
  • Outline the key steps in emotion coaching
  • Explain how empathy and guidance can help children and young people manage their behaviour
  • Outline how emotion coaching can be promoted

Learning outcomes

  • Understand key principles underlying emotion coaching
  • Understand emotion coaching in practice