Dr. Kathy Koch
Parent Educator, Author
Dr Kathy Koch ("cook") can be the speaker/trainer for your next
An experienced professional speaker with a clearly
defined philosophy and framework that's the basis for all her public speaking, she encourages
people at the same time she challenges them. Her speaking is compelling and answers both “Why?”
and “What can we do about it?”
Here’s what people say about Dr. Kathy Koch’s
I couldn't write fast enough
during the workshop.
Such great info, I repeated everything I could to my
friend on the way back to Michigan.”
“I appreciated the message and the conciseness of your
delivery. I appreciated that you were aware of how much time you had with us and stayed
on point. I admire the confidence and gentle manner with which you deliver your
message. But most importantly, I admire your humor. The ability you have to know when
to lighten up and when to get serious is perfect!”
Dr. Kathy encourages and challenges people.
Audiences leave with hope for tomorrow rather
than guilt over yesterday.
gain solutions that work instead of just theory that tickles
their brain or just stories that are enjoyable
in the moment, providing nothing of lasting
They’re motivated to take action because of her
realistic approach and relevant
“You were all of my friends and my favorite
speaker by far!! The Strong Willed Child session was awesome. I have to tell
you...my daughter today said, "MOM! Why do you keep repeating yourself over and
over and over...?? Why aren't you yelling and stuff??"
haha!! Thanks to you!!!”
Frustration is limited,
Encouragement takes root, and
Hope finds a foothold.
Do you know students who think they're not smart?
Ones who give up quickly or don't even bother trying certain things because they believe they're
incapable of completing them? They need to know HOW they are smart so they can BE
Dr. Kathy succinctly defines all eight smarts and
brings new, practical understandings. Teachers are convinced they can realistically teach to all
eight parts of the brain. She demonstrates how to adjust lessons for greater
effectiveness. Keep on
Millennials – the Tech-Savvy Generation
Millennials, those born from 1982-2002, have been
heavily influenced by the digital technology they use and play with.
Are you concerned about the impatience and
demanding attitudes of students, children, grandchildren, and young colleagues? Are you tired of
trying to keep them engaged? Is their "It's all about me" mindset frustrating? You're not
alone. Keep on
Kill the Spider – Don’t Just Sweep Away the Web
Are you losing hope that you can influence children's behavior,
attitudes, and academic success? Exhausted and frustrated with your growing impatience toward some
students' misbehavior? Disappointed that what you try seems to work, but only for
Have you ever swept away a spider web only to have it reappear? It's
frustrating. We must find and kill the spider. Keep on
This unique training uses a formal, quick
assessment that has high explanatory power and compliments the DISC® and Myers-Briggs Type
Indicator®. Our Mind Style influences how we relate to tasks and people and how we think and
feel. The content positively affects individuals personally and professionally. An understanding
of Mind Styles can increase communication success and lower stress. Keep on
Dr. Kathy is a great one-shot trainer. And, you
can hire her over and over again because of her other topics. With each topic, you can count on
new and refreshing truths and illustrations to inspire and empower you and your
Dr. Kathy Koch:
Effectively equips teachers, administrators, parents, grandparents, homeschool
parents, and church
volunteers to better
understand children and teenagers and how to communicate and teach well to meet
challenges young people of all
ages to live the life they
were created for – to know and use their strengths, to change what can be
changed, and to look for the good in the rest.
women and others ready to
believe in themselves and get more out of life.
Meets the needs of employers/employees in the corporate sector especially through her seminars about
the Millennial generation and Mind Styles™.
Encourages non-profits through banquet speaking and relevant training
Creates energy and change in one stand-alone presentation
and also serves well through repeated
encounters because of her many
topics and various people groups she can address. With each topic, you can count on new
and refreshing truths and illustrations to inspire and empower you and your