New Ways for Families Professional Guidebook

New Ways for Families Professional Guidebook


For Judicial Officers, Lawyers, and Therapists

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The New Ways for Families® Professional Guidebook is for mental health professionals (counselors) who want to learn more about New Ways for Families or use the method with their clients.

Also helpful for judges, lawyers, mediators and collaborative divorce professionals. It is designed to be used with the New Ways for Families® Basic 6-hour Training, available via online training on demand, and either the Parent Workbook, Collaborative Parent Workbook, Decision Skills Class Workbook/Manual, or the Pre-Mediation Coaching Workbook.

By learning small skills in small steps, parents will learn to better communicate, manage their emotions, and make decisions that are in the best interest of their child. New Ways for Families is available in five models:

1. Counseling

2. Collaborative Divorce

3. Decision Skills Class

4. Pre-Mediation Coaching

5. Online 12-hour class (can be used for parent education or high-conflict intervention)

Bill Eddy, LCSW, Esq. is an award-winning author, lawyer, therapist, mediator and the President of High Conflict Institute. He developed the "High Conflict Personality" theory (HCP Theory) and is an international expert on managing high-conflict disputes.

As an attorney, Bill is a Certified Family Law Specialist in California and the Senior Family Mediator at the National Conflict Resolution Center in San Diego. Prior to becoming an attorney in 1992, he was a Licensed Clinical Social worker with twelve years’ experience providing therapy to children, adults, couples and families in psychiatric hospitals and outpatient clinics. He has taught at Monash University, University of Newcastle, the University of San Diego School of Law, the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at the Pepperdine University School of Law, and the National Judicial College.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781936268047

Language: English

Category: Law, Psychology, Non-Fiction, Mediation, Negotiation, Parenting, Parent Education, Divorce Education, High-Conflict, Family & Relationships, Relationships, Social Sciences

Publication Date: 30/03/2010

Pages: 158

Format: Paperback

Width: 8.5 inch

Height: 11.0 inch