Divorce, Children’s Adjustment, and Parenting Style: Implications for Practice (3 hr)
Learning Level: Varied
CE Credits: 3 This course has been approved for continuing education credits by the American Psychological Association. CLE credits pending.
This workshop incorporates empirical research on factors associated with risk in children following divorce, including parent conflict, quality and type of parenting, loss of relationships, multiple transitions, protective factors associated with better outcomes in children, and implications for working with parents and children. This 3 hour seminar includes a brief summary of various interventions, including divorce education programs, family law mediation, and special interventions for managing high conflict parents, such as Parenting Coordination, with research findings on the effectiveness of such interventions.