The Reconciliation and Co-Parenting Counseling Research Report explores the impact of Reconciliation/Co-Parenting Counseling (RCPC) on a sample of individuals who were court-referred to Family Services of Western Pennsylvania between 2012 and 2013. With graphic and data table breakouts, the report includes 26 pages of recent research and clearly shows the positive impact for families engaged […]
Posts dealing with court-ordered co-parenting therapy.
Ambivalence is very common in everyday life. Ambivalence is when an individual experiences uncertainty or fluctuation, especially when caused by inability to make achoice or by a simultaneous desire to say or do two opposite orconflicting things. A lot of us are afraid to make changes in our lives, so when we are presented with new options in approaching situations, changing our behavior, or doing something a new way we become very hesitant. So it should be no […]
One way that can help co-parents better get along is for them to create a contract with one another about how they will engage in their co-parenting relationship together. The contract can include how they will communicate with one another (method of communication, amount of communication, etc); visitation with the child, what each of the […]
Specialized Family Therapy is making its way right down the street here in Pittsburgh, PA to The Alliance on Children and Families’ Annual Conference. Maurie will be there along with Joy, Bethany, and Christina to share about our co-parenting, reunification, and reconciliation counseling training. We will be there to discuss our online training, how to […]
When helping co-parents have better parenting relationships after separation and divorce, therapists often see their clients caught in the same pitfalls again and again. As a therapist helping co-parents, you may see clients who are caught up in the past romantic relationship or struggle with black and white thinking. Clients who are court-ordered for Specialized […]
Maurie and I have been back from Portland for two weeks now! I can barely believe how quickly that went. We had a fantastic time and really enjoyed all the networking we were able to do. While preparing for a conference is stressful, attending a conference is so inspiring! The booth allowed us to meet […]