Join us for our 3rd  Annual Conference!


The conference will be held virtually this year on June 4-5, 2020.


This year’s theme is: 

Family Life Coaching: Educate, Integrate, and Illuminate

Keep Your Eyes Out for an Announcement on this Year's Keynote Speaker!

Breakout Session Topics

We're still working on our schedule for 2020. In the meantime, check out our sessions from 2019!

We All Learn Differently: The Friday Institute's Approach to Learner Variability - Mary Ann Wolf, Alex Dreier

Overindulgence: Building Resiliency in the Face of the New Normal - Lisa Krause

EQ: The Essential Elements in Successful Family Life Coaching - Susan Townsend Holt

Creating Resilience Through Family Life Coaching - Kimberly Allen

What is Family Life Education and How Does Coaching Fit In? - Dawn Cassidy

​Family Studies Students as Coaches in Health Care and Disability Services - Helyne Frederick, Jennifer Diliberto, and Cindy Oropeza

Infusing Positive Psychology in Your Coaching Practice - Debbie Farr

Helping Families with the Digital Dilemma - Susan Townsend Holt

Understanding the Importance of Partnerships as a Family Life Coaching Entrepreneur - Amber Harkey

Seven Principles for Making Parent Coaching Work: A Gottman Adaptation - Brandee Oliveira

Parent Coaching Serves Counties and Agencies Toward Permanence for Children - Tina Feigal

Coaching "My Way" - Je'Toya Robinson

Embracing Color Braveness - Ebonyse Mead

Developmental Affirmations: A Versatile Coaching Tool - Lisa Krause

Scholar-Practitioner Model in Coaching: If It Works, Publish It! - Kimberly Allen

Double Your Training Program Client Pool: Evidence for the Efficacy of Training Undergraduate Students - Scott Gardner

The "Be A Loving Mirror" Method of Family Recovery: A Loving, Solution-Focused Path - Beverly Buncher

The Family Systems Engineering Approach to Assisting Couples in Africa - Praise Fowowe

Theoretical Input for Family Life Educator’s Coaching: “I Wish that I Knew What I Know Now” - Bridget A. Walsh




Novice and Seasoned Coaches Connect and Share: Business, Education and Beyond - Brandee Oliveria, Melissa James

An Introduction to Financial Coaching - Xiaohui Sophie

Identifying Themes to Strengthen Alienated Parents - Mark Roseman

Challenges Faced by Fathers Raising a Child with Autism - Julie LaRosa

Making Family Life Coaching Affordable with the Help of Policy Makers - Jessie Ojeda

Coaching Youth - Je'Toya Robinson

Holding Hope: Understanding Adolescent Religiosity and the Identity Gap - Treisha Peterson

Family Life Coach Self-supervision:  What can be learned from professional practices in sports coaching? - Jacki Fitzpatrick

Culturally Appropriate Parent Coaching Approach Decreases Health Disparities in a Latino Community - LuzDalia Sanchez


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The Family Life Coaching Association operates from a research-based, strengths-based, and bioecological family science perspective, actively working to be inclusive of all families, regardless of how family is defined. FLCA embraces all who are seeking to improve family life and does not discriminate on the basis of national origin, ethnic origin, race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, age, ability or disability, religious or spiritual beliefs, marital status or citizenship.