parenting coordination

25 New Year's Resolutions for Co-Parents

25 New Year's Resolutions for Co-Parents

Anyone who is transitioning through a separation - or has already separated - knows that during this time, emotions run high and feelings can get low. This is especially true when children are involved, and heightened even more during times like the holidays and special events. So how can we get our fellow co-parent to cooperate with us? It may start with you. Here are 25 ideas that can even be implemented as your New Year’s resolutions.

How to Change the World in 3 Simple Steps

How to Change the World in 3 Simple Steps

It’s easy to get overwhelmed and heavy-hearted in the current political, environmental, spiritual, and social climate.  Yet, conflict is one of the greatest methods of learning. Let’s also learn from the disruptive technology of mediation when we look for solutions to those conflicts. When it comes to expanding ourselves, connecting and healing, we need new strategies. Here are three of them.

10 Quotes To Live By

10 Quotes To Live By

As we wade through uncharted territory like separation or parenting coordination, everyone - at some point - could use a little pick-me-up. Whether you're struggling with confidence or feeling a little down from stress, these motivational quotes might help shine a light on the other side.

What's the Story with Parental Alienation?

What's the Story with Parental Alienation?

Lately, parental alienation has been a hot topic in family law and the parenting coordination world. That term refers to one parent subtly or not so subtly alienating a child from the other parent.  

High Conflict Co-Parenting

High Conflict Co-Parenting

Most parents commit to working together on their children’s behalf after their romantic relationship ends but occasionally separated parents remain in conflict for a  long time.  For whatever reason, these couples can’t get past their differences to build a healthy parenting relationship.