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Known affectionately as ‘The Nanny Whisperer”, Tammy Gold, LCSW is Licensed Therapist, Certified Parent Coach and an internationally recognized parenting and child care expert, who regularly contributes to Good Morning America, The Today Show, Fox and CBS News. 

In her best-selling book Secrets of the Nanny Whisperer (TM), Tammy reveals her 5 step propriety process for finding, training and managing the perfect caregiver and achieving the top-notch childcare that every family deserve.

Combining Tammy's ten years of experience helping families and nannies with the latest research on child development, Tammy's team finds the nanny who matches the parent's psycho-social needs and the child's developmental needs. Tammy coined the term "Nannyology" and she and her team know that every family is unique and thus needs a customized plan to find their perfect match. 

Clinical studies prove that a child's well-being is directly affected by the quality of care they receive, making the decision to hire a nanny a daunting task for any parent.  As a fully licensed psychotherapist, Tammy gains a deeper understanding of her client’s family needs and coaches them through this stressful time. Unlike other Nanny Agencies who focus on other domestic help such housekeepers, butlers and chefs, Tammy Gold focuses exclusively on Nannies and has devoted her career to the unique needs of parents and children and how to achieve safe, nurturing and happy childcare matches. 

Services:

Childcare Counseling and Coaching

Nervous about interviewing a nanny or doing a reference call?  Do you know what to look for in a nanny resume? Do you need help crafting your nanny job description?  Not sure of the average nanny salary? With our ‘a la cart’ tele-counseling services, Tammy can literally "be present" by telephone or video call as you ask your nanny interview questions or to coach you through any of the steps in your process to find your perfect nanny.

Examples of how clients use this service: 

  • Assessing your childcare needs and writing your nanny job description

  • Understanding the difference between live-in nanny and a live-out nanny

  • Finding a nanny

  • Help with the childcare selection process

  • Interviewing your nanny

  • Reference checking

  • Contract negotiations

  • Nanny tax questions and calculations

  • Conflict resolution

  • Training and transitioning

Childcare Counseling is available nationwide, through telephone and/or video conferencing sessions with Tammy. For this service, we charge $200 per hour.

Nanny/Family Matching and Placement

Using Tammy's proprietary "Gold Standard Hiring Process" as outlined in Secrets of the Nanny Whisper our full service "nanny matching" offering puts Tammy and her team in charge of managing every single detail of the the process from initial family interviews to placement to contract negotiation to training. This includes:

  • Assessment of family psychological and social needs

  • Assessment of child’s developmental needs.

  • Interviewing

  • Reference checking

  • Contract negotiations

  • Conflict resolution

  • Training and transitioning

For this service, we charge 15.5% of the Nanny's 1st year gross salary. Nanny Search and placement is available exclusively in the New York City area.  All potential clients begin by scheduling a 60-minute "Family Needs Assessment" with Tammy. The fee for this is $200 and is credited towards the final placement fee.

Who is Tammy Gold ?

Tammy Gold is a Licensed Therapist, Certified Parent Coach, and Founder of Gold Parent Coaching. As a National Parenting Expert, Tammy appears regularly on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Fox and CBS News. Tammy has worked with families and nannies for over a decade, while also running parenting groups and giving lectures. Her revolutionary “Nanny Whisperer Communication Techniques” were created from her work counseling couples and her “Gold Standard Nanny Hiring Process” is based upon the work of Developmental Psychologists John Bowlby and Erik Erickson. Tammy is one of the first therapists to marry psychotherapy and childcare. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and her graduate degree from Columbia University. She lives in Short Hills NJ with her husband and three daughters Braydin, Presley and Gemma.

As a National Parenting Expert Tammy appears regularly on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Fox and CBS News. She has also appeared in over 100 magazines and writes regularly for The Huffington Post, MommyCoach.com, The Bump.com and Howcast.com. Tammy has worked with families and nannies for over a decade, while also running parenting groups and giving lectures. Her revolutionary “Nanny Whisperer Communication Techniques” were created from her work counseling couples and her “Gold Standard Hiring Process” is based upon Dr. John Bowlby’s Attachment Theory, Erik Erickson Stages Of Child Development and Mary Ainsworth’s Secure Base. Tammy is one of the first therapists to bring traditional psychotherapy tools to finding and enhancing childcare. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and her graduate degree from Columbia University. She lives in Short Hills NJ with her husband and three daughters Braydin, Presley and Gemma.

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Tammy Gold

Tammy Gold