Tag Archives: Child Alienation

Last Friday I spoke all day to over 100 family lawyers (and a few family therapists) about managing personality disorders in family law cases. I gave them all our techniques for handling high-conflict clients, but I was also asked to … Continue reading

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Last week I spoke to over 100 California Family Court judges and mediators in Los Angeles. My topic was “Managing Challenging Personalities in Family Law.” It’s been five years since I spoke to them and I focused less on personality … Continue reading

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Is Your Child “Alienated”? By Bill Eddy, LCSW, Esq. ©  2007 High Conflict Institute IS YOUR CHILD REJECTING ONE PARENT?   In divorce or separation, 10% – 15% of children express strong resistance to spending time with one of their parents – and … Continue reading

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I just returned from attending and presenting at the Federation of Law Societies biannual Family Law Conference, in Halifax, Nova Scotia. My topic was “The Future of Family Courts: Implications for Lawyers,” based on my newest book: “The Future of … Continue reading

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It appears that Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes will be in the news for awhile. Another high-profile celebrity divorce for the public to obsess over. For Tom it’s his third, and just the first for Katie. Sad for the child. The … Continue reading

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I am writing this in response to a blog comment which raises some important concerns about family decision-making in family court, which are raised worldwide and not unique to any one state or province. Here are the dilemmas that I … Continue reading

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Several years ago I wrote an article on Calming the Alienation Debate, which later evolved into my book titled Don’t Alienate the Kids! Raising Resilient Children While Avoiding High Conflict Divorce. Now, it seems that the debate is just about … Continue reading

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