Jen Ashton is the founder and owner of Peaceful Sleepers Consulting. Jen’s most important work is her children, Kohen (3), Oakland (1). Her personal parenting style incorporates elements of Conscious parenting, RIE parenting and Parenting with Empathy although most of the time she follows her gut and strives to parent from a place of understanding and love. Jen has really only ever had one career path which is working with small children in some capacity. She is a Certified Kindergarten Teacher (BEd from the University of British Columbia) and is currently teaching part-time at a local Montessori preschool in Vancouver. She is a Certified Sleep Consultant and received her certification from The International Maternity Parenting Institute in 2014. IMPI practices with the family at the centre of the sleep journey and encourages a holistic view of sleep. Jen Ashton is a Certified Happiest Baby on the Block Educator (Specializing in newborn sleep care). Her lifelong passions include: supporting children through education, empowering parents and families as they work towards peaceful sleep and raising her beautifully wild children each and every day to grow into empathetic, authentic individuals.