Anybody You Know? Predictable Characteristics of High Conflict People

©2018 Bill Eddy, LCSW, Esq. For the past twenty years I have been studying and teaching about high-conflict people (HCPs) and how to manage them in legal disputes, workplace disputes, neighbor disputes and other situations. HCPs have a narrow personality pattern of: Preoccupation with blaming others. All-or-nothing thinking. Unmanaged emotions that throw them off-course. Extreme […]

Ottawa Addresses Divorce and Family Violence

© 2013 By Bill Eddy, LCSW, Esq. This week, on May 13 and 14, I presented a 2-day training on managing high conflict personalities in divorce and family violence to over 75 social workers, therapists, lawyers and mediators in Ottawa. It was a very experienced group, and we had several good discussions of the overlap […]