AACBT Qld Pub Discussion: For the Children. Working with High Conflict Separated Parents
- Kim Halford
Professor W. Kim Halford will be presenting – For the Children. Working with High Conflict Separated Parents.
High conflict between separated co-parents is associated with child and adult adjustment, and can be a major barrier to providing children with a safe and nurturing home.
In this presentation Professor Halford will speak to the predictors of high conflict separations, and key issues in assisting separated parents with high conflict.
He will also describe work his team has been doing on assessment with feedback to promote parental positive goal setting, enhancing family mediation, and co-parenting education to assist high conflict parents.
About 1 million (1 in 5) Australian children experience their parents separate, and about 40% of those parental separation the separated parents do not reach a mutually acceptable co-parenting arrangements.
A pub discussion is a relaxed opportunity to observe a presentation on an interesting topic related to cognitive behavioural therapy. There are opportunities for the willing to engage in a discussion relating to the topic towards the end of the presentation.
Registration 6:15pm for a 6:30pm start @ The Norman Hotel, 102 Ipswich Road (Enter by Qualtrough St).