The FamilyIQ Story
Founded by Mark Hobbins in 2001, FamilyIQ has helped
thousands of people throughout the world strengthen their families as they
improve their own personal, partner and parenting skills. FamilyIQ has received
numerous awards and recognitions, including The Society of Technical
Communication Excellence Award for its online courses. Offered for the
last ten years, primarily through therapists and treatment programs, FamilyIQ’s
life changing and family strengthening program is now being offered directly to
the general public.
Why we do it
For more than 25 years, Mark has helped families whose
children had gone too far down the road of self-defeating and even
self-destructive behaviors—families who needed intervention to rescue their
child and heal their family. “While that was very gratifying, “Mark states, “I
often wondered how many of these families could have been spared the heartache
pain and costly intervention they had experienced.” This motivation became the
genesis of FamilyIQ’s wellness and prevention mission.
What We Do
Mark created FamilyIQ with a
mission of building stronger and more fulfilling families today. To accomplish
this, he believed that parents and families needed instruction and
knowledge far beyond the basic articles available in magazines and on the Internet.
Mark wanted to excel both in the quality of the content and its delivery to the
With more than two decades of success in helping families and with the help of an esteemed group of experts,
FamilyIQ content has gained a reputation of excellence. Over 1.5 million
dollars has been invested and over 700,000 courses and tests have been
taken by satisfied consumers who have gained more effective parenting skills,
improved relationships and happier families as a result.