All of us wonder what goes on in the mind of the alienating parent, because it makes no sense to us. Well, thanks to @Peace_Not_PAS, we have a partial answer: an unaltered interview with a formerly alienating (“reformed”) parent. Read it here.

This parent alienated her...

December 13, 2017

There has been a bit of online discussion on whether alienated parents should continue to buy gifts for children who have shut them out. Of course, this is only relevant for the occasions when if not for parental alienation, such gifts would be assumed.

As the discussio...

December 13, 2017

Dear Judge:

You won. I’m about to give up. Here’s my dismissal. Merry Christmas.

Wait a minute; don’t put down that gavel so fast. I have some things I want to tell you… some things I HAVE to tell you, and some questions I want to ask.

Do you want to know WHY I’m consider...

November 23, 2017

Mental health professionals and academics are reaching the conclusion that parental alienation is a form of domestic violence.  Dr. Craig Childress has written about this aspect of parental alienation:

The “parental alienation” process is most definitely a variant of do...

November 14, 2017

Most targeted parents can describe their "a-ha moment" when they realized that what they were experiencing had a name, was supported by a plethora of research and battled by both parents and professionals around the globe. The moment they felt validated and no longer a...

I often look back on the last 3 years of my life and ask why I have given so much time, money and energy in fighting a battle to see my kids. It's overwhelming sometimes to think that I've exerted enough energy to supply Las Vegas with 24 hours of power. I'm left wonde...

October 12, 2017

There have been recent news reports out of the State of Michigan about a shared parenting bill in the Michigan House of Representatives (HB 4691).  The bill, according to press reports, “would make joint legal custody and equal parenting time the presumed starting poin...

A day where my daughter and I were capturing memories through the lense of a camera became a day filled with memories so vivid that no camera could do it justice. The pictures are a beautiful addition to the everlasting memories that were made on that day. The events o...

August 22, 2017

“The time for parental alienation is over.”  That’s what the attorney representing my wife’s ex-husband said in the letter to her lawyer.  Hard to argue with that statement – except when it is a false claim. 

One of the major impediments to solving parental al...

August 13, 2017

Parent Deleted -- the memoir of our Founder, Michelle Darné -- was published last week. A ready target for "flying monkeys", it immediately launched into its mission: putting #ParentalAlienation into the spotlight so that our society can eradicate it. 

Below is Mic...

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