Dr Hohnen is passionate about working with parents to help strengthen their relationship with their child. A lot of her ideas and strategies come from the Circle of Security Parenting programme (see separate section) which is a relationship based intervention designed to help parents tune into their child’s emotional needs, thereby improving the relationship.

parenting-1She also draws on the work of neuroscientist Dr Dan Siegel and others who integrate ideas from neuroscience to help us understand the child’s behaviour in the context of development going on in their brain.