Parental Alienation, There is Another Way

The following has been published with the kind permission of David Shubert (Founder of iWasErased) and Lynn Steinberg. Lynn Steinberg PhD, LMFT, is a Therapist, Mediator and Expert Witness in the field of parent alienation and sexual abuse. Dr. Lynn Steinberg is a skilled and highly trained psychotherapist, specializing in the field of Parent Alienation as … Continue reading Parental Alienation, There is Another Way

Parental Alienation, the ICD and the DSM

Parental alienation is a set of abusive behaviours whereby one parent (in most cases the resident parent) damages, and in some cases destroys the previously healthy loving relationship between the child and the child’s other parent (the non-resident parent). These set of abusive behaviours can be mild to moderate; the alienating parent may not be aware … Continue reading Parental Alienation, the ICD and the DSM

Why the Lack of Public Discussion of Parental Alienation?

Even if you don't follow celebrity news, it would still be incredibly difficult to avoid the recent news stories regarding Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt and their very public custody battle. Type 'Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Judge' into Google and approximately 26,400,000 results suddenly become available. The results from Google highlight the incredibly high number of news outlets … Continue reading Why the Lack of Public Discussion of Parental Alienation?

Discrimination, Equality and Parental Alienation

By definition, with the obvious exception of misogynistic, sexist bigots, we should all be feminists. I consider myself a feminist, why wouldn't I? The definition of feminism is plain and simple; the advocacy of women's rights on the ground of the equality of the sexes. With the above in mind, there is absolutely no excuse for … Continue reading Discrimination, Equality and Parental Alienation

Parental Alienation; Kings & Queens

I see battling parental alienation very similar to playing a game of chess. They both require strategic moves. Both have an adversarial nature to them and there is no compromise. You either win or you lose. Imagine if you will the Queen representing the targeting parent and the King representing the alienated parent. The Queen is … Continue reading Parental Alienation; Kings & Queens