Surviving parenthood with kids, careers and a stronger parenting partnership with Rachel Childs

Season 4, Episode 18,   May 22, 06:00 AM

In this episode, Couples Coach, Author and parental equity expert, Rachel Childs shares her journey from corporate talent development to coaching, highlighting key strategies from her book Beyond Baby Talk for couples transitioning into parenthood.

Rachel explores how traditional gender roles during maternity leave can affect both career progression and household dynamics. She emphasises the importance of communication between partners both before and after the baby's arrival, offering practical tools to foster understanding and support without judgment.

She also discusses the benefits of shared parental leave and advocates for fathers' early and active involvement, which enhances family bonding and supports equitable relationship dynamics.

Listen in to gain expert advice from Rachel on strengthening your partnership, managing parenting demands together, and building a solid foundation for your family.

Rachel is the founder of Parents That Work, an organisation dedicated to helping parents navigate parenthood, work, and life with strong and united relationships. She believes that achieving equity in the workplace begins with supporting couples to establish equal parenting partnerships.

Rachel will be hosting a free online workshop on June 25th at 12:30 PM to explore the key conversations you should have with your partner to build a stronger, more resilient, and loving relationship. This workshop is designed for all parents, whether you're expecting your first child or already navigating parenthood.