What We Do

The Solihull Approach is all about emotional health and well-being. We provide training and resources for practitioners working with children and families. We provide online courses and face to face groups for parents. We provide training for schools. We provide resources for companies.

We share key messages from research about how we relate to and understand each other; the foundation for our emotional, cognitive and social development.

Many thousands of care professionals throughout the country and overseas regularly use the Solihull Approach way of thinking in their practice.

If you want to see something of what we get up to read our newsletters here.

October 2015 September 2013 September 2012


May 2011 July 2011 September 2014


For Practitioners

Find out about our trainings and resource packs to order. Share in a Forum discussion. Hear about the Solihull Approach in use. Register your group or your data returns.


Many thousands of parents have accessed the Solihull Approach ‘Understanding your child’ courses, in groups or online.

For Parents

Parents access the online courses for parents and downloads at Ourplace. Our face to face groups for parents (antenatal, postnatal and 6 months to 18 years) are run in many areas. Some are listed at Ourplace. Health visitors, Children’s Centres and the local Family Information Service usually know when groups are running.


We support Commissioners to understand the impact of the Solihull Approach in their areas.

For Commissioners

We are about supporting the emotional health and well-being of the population through working with practitioners and parents. You can read about our research. You can hear about large scale implementations of the Solihull Approach ‘In use‘. You can read about our trainings that we deliver to the Practitioner, School and Parent communities.


We support corporate Well-being Strategies, quickly and effectively.

For corporates

The Solihull Approach can be incorporated within a Corporate Well-being Strategy.  Contact us for more details.

Never stop learning …

Take a look at all the Trainings we deliver for the follow groups.

Like what you see?