RACHEAL KWACZ is a Child and Family Development Specialist, business owner, and sought-after international speaker and writer. Based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia after having trained, educated, and lived in the USA, Racheal studied under Deborah Carlisle Solomon, former RIE® Executive Director, in Magda Gerber’s Educaring® Approach. Much of her work is also deeply influenced by Dr. Gabor Maté’s trauma-informed Compassionate Inquiry, Dr Stephen Porges’ Polyvagal Theory and neuroscientist Paul MacLean’s Triune Brain.
She has a degree in Theatre and Child & Family Development from Missouri State University, one of the pioneering teaching colleges, and is a master of marrying both her backgrounds into a lively, interactive, and impactful experience for her audiences and participants,
Her signature brain-based heartfelt approach to combining deep inner reparenting shadow work with research-based practical tools have proven to be the transformational breakthrough for families all over. This thought leader’s vast experience includes working with children, training educators, physicians, and professionals, leading and developing curriculum for childcare centres, and being a parent educator. Racheal’s most popular sold-out workshops include “Respecting Parenting”, “Toddler Wars”, “Preschool Wars”, “Food Wars”, and she recently led a dialogue with 180 pediatricians, obstetricians, and gynecologists on “Device Wars”.
Her revolutionary 8-week intensive foundational and advanced Masterclass programs, Respecting Parenting and Respecting Safe, have consecutively sold-out repeatedly since it launched with waiting lists for her next intakes in 2022. Racheal Kwacz has changed the way parents view parenting through her online pandemic-proof program. A firm believer in building community, Racheal has reached hundreds of parents cultivating a close-knit circle of support among parents including a bi-weekly Clubhouse Q&A through her Respectful Parenting Club.
She writes parenting articles with Happy Go KL and is regularly featured on BFM Radio. She narrated her first book, “Unleash the Superhero in You” as part of a special project with MBO Cinemas and Me Books Asia. She was recently nominated and featured as a Super FEMALE for FEMALE magazine and has also previously appeared in various publications including The Star, TimeOut, TimeOut Kids, Aforadio, BFM Radio, LITEfm, HerWorld, HerInspirasi, CLEO, Prestige, Women’s Weekly, Shape, News Straits Times, Sinar Harian, Borneo Post, Zafigo, Butterkicap, Malaysia Tatler, Jelita, Marie Claire, Nuyou, Calibre, Tatler Weddings, Harper’s Bazaar, 417 Magazine.
As an experiential facilitator, Racheal runs corporate workshops, retreats, and training on authentic leadership and is passionate about taking women on a journey of healing and self-discovery, demanding greatness in their lives.
The ‘Racheal Method’ empowers parents, educators, and leaders to raise confident, compassionate, resilient, changemakers.RACHEAL KWACZ
Racheal has over 20 years of experience working with children as a Child and Family Development specialist and has crossed over two continents in USA and Malaysia where she currently resides.
The Racheal Method
The RACHEAL Method is based on the triune brain attachment theory and is supported by Respectful Parenting principles. It is the framework that guides the tools and workshops in her extensive work with children, parents, educators and leaders.
The PLEASE Tool
The PLEASE tool developed by Racheal is designed to help children and adults work through any problem by understanding the way our brains think, feel and communicate.