Episode 156

Published on:

17th Jan 2022

How to Support Working Parents – 3 Tips from a Maternal Mental Health Expert

#156: Are you looking how to manage your work/home life especially after having a baby?

Especially as women, it can be stressful to juggle everything we do between home and work, not to mention the added stress of having a baby.

That's why today's guest, Dr. Richelle Whittaker is going to lay out the top 3 challenges for new parents who also work in the corporate world and how they can do these 3 things before the baby comes to help keep them sane through this transitional period of time: before the baby comes, during maternity/paternity leave and going back to the workplace.

Dr. Richelle Whittaker is on a mission to educate and empower parents. She is an educational psychologist, Parenting Coach | Trainer | Maternal Mental Health Expert for Leading Corporations.

She is a leading champion for empowering parents/caregivers to become strong advocates for themselves and their children via education and implementation of specialized treatment plans that address the unique dynamics of ethnic cultures/communities. She is also the founder of ‘Providential Counseling & Consulting Services and Next Steps Educational Consulting Services. She is the author of Burps, Bibs, and Breakdowns: A 90 Day Journal for moms.

This episode covers why this topic isn't just important for parents-to-be, but also the corporations they work for, as turnover is quite costly and several mindset shifts for parents-to-be to prepare for.

This episode is jam-packed full of great ideas, so let's get to it! 

Learn How You Can Prepare Yourself & Those Around You For This Exciting Time....

  • [05:08] How Dr Richelle started her journey and changed paths along the way
  • [09:18] Top 3 challenges for new parents in the corporate world
  • [16:09] How should corporations prepare for their staff to become parents
  • [17:38] What are some key things that new parents can do to keep them sane?
  • [21:43] Mindset shifts to prepare for
  • [25:45] How much does turnover cost a corporation
  • [26:23] How can corporations close this gap - 3 ways

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Remember, YOU Matter! See you in the next episode. 

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Kelly Baader is born again Christian, she is a child-sexual-abuse survivor turned highest-paid female executive in her former corporate career, then existed out her 1st marriage with deep scars, God saved and redeemed her in 1996.

Since 2004, Kelly started to transfer her offline Sales & Marketing expertise to Digital Marketing field. She also invested in personal leadership growth and received certification from ICF and John C Maxwell Team. She excelled at Sales & Marketing and Leadership training for organizations, also for high achievers who would like to build their personal brand based businesses.

Obeying God's call to publish her personal story to the book - A Little Girl Called Grace, later became Amazon Bestseller in 2012.

Today, Kelly is a Marketing and Business Mentor to Christian Entrepreneurs who are serious to create a profitable and impactful business through her Christain CEO University™, Power Of One Framework™, high-end mastermind groups and VIP consulting service; she is also the host of Christian CEO Podcast, the Premier Business Podcast for Christian Entrepreneurs.