• Children, Families and the Law

    The Center of Excellence for Children, Families and the Law (CECFL) recognizes the life-changing decisions that are made when children and families come before Courts.

Post Certificate Course: Advanced Parenting Coordination

Instructor:  Robin M. Deutsch, PhD

Participants in this advanced training will learn advanced strategies and techniques to work effectively with difficult clients including those with personality disorders, and manage cases where children resist contact with a parent and where young children are involved. Participants should have completed either the William James College Parenting Coordination course or another minimum two-day core training course on Parenting Coordination and have some experience providing or referring to parenting coordinator services. 

Participants in this course will: 

  • Recognize the characteristics of PC clients that make them challenging. 
  • Learn skills to motivate parents to co-parent more effectively.
  • Gain understanding of and provide interventions with families when a child is resisting contact with a parent. 
  • Learn strategies to manage cases of estrangement and abuse Learn to better manage cases involving infants and young children.
  • Gain competence in strategies for when the PC process gets derailed.
  • Explore techniques to work with collaborative teams.
  • Explore strategies to manage and minimize professional risk. 
  • Participate in group processes to apply knowledge and skills.

Online Course begins November 13, 2017 
Consultation Days: Friday, December 8, 2017 and Friday, January 26, 2018, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 
18 CE Credits 

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