The Parenting Academy is a positive, practical, research-based approach to parenting, founded in Bellingham.


The Parenting Academy offers the most advanced and successful parent skills-building programs available. Our expert, accredited parenting coaches at the Parenting Academy apply research-proven strategies to the unique, real-life situations in your family. They provide judgement-free, confidential support to help you parent at your best! With a combined experience of over 50 years of professional parent coaching in Whatcom County, our coaches work alongside you to help you achieve the goals you have set for your family, your children and yourself.

Parenting Academy is pleased to host one-on-one coaching, groups, and parenting seminars for parents, grandparents, families and friends of children, aimed at supporting positive parenting and tackling tricky issues like managing children's anxiety and teaching responsibility.

Be the best parent you can be!