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Child Custody Mediation

An Introduction to the Emotional Dynamics of Divorce, the Process of Mediation, and Developmentally Sensitive Parenting Plans

By Robert Emery

Routledge – 2014

Series: DVD Workshop Series on Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology

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    978-0-415-84161-0
    November 24th 2013

Description

In this workshop, Dr. Emery reviews the research on the impact of divorce on children and presents child custody mediation as a way to ameliorate some of the risks associated with divorce. He describes research findings on the risk of divorce and divorce rates from various countries. In addition, he describes the impact of divorce on children’s relationships with both parents. Dr. Emery also summarizes the research comparing two approaches to adversary settlement: mediation and litigation. Lastly, he provides guidelines on conducting custody mediation and gives examples of developmentally sensitive parenting plans.

Author Bio

Robert Emery, PhD, is Professor of Psychology and Director of the Center for Children, Families, and the Law at the University of Virginia.

Additional Resources

The files below include PDF downloads of additional resources that may be used in conjunction with the DVDs. These include slides, handouts, and references.

Name: Child Custody Mediation: An Introduction to the Emotional Dynamics of Divorce, the Process of Mediation, and Developmentally Sensitive Parenting Plans (DVD)Routledge 
Description: By Robert Emery. In this workshop, Dr. Emery reviews the research on the impact of divorce on children and presents child custody mediation as a way to ameliorate some of the risks associated with divorce. He describes research findings on the risk of divorce and divorce...
Categories: Divorce, Parenting, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry & Clinical Psychology