Thursday, December 20, 2012

Text on Parental Alienation Syndrome Lays to Rest Opposition’s Arguments

"What Gottlieb has witnessed time and again in her practice is that the alienating behavior parents engage in post-divorce actually began as a family dynamic long before. For example, a mother who assumes primary childcare during the marriage and marginalizes the father, may become the authority in the family regarding childcare matters. She may wield this power in a dictatorial manner, tossing aside efforts or suggestions of the father. This one-sided, “I am the sole authority” attitude, if acceded to by the father sets up an unequal dynamic between the two when it comes to the children. In the event of the divorce, the same dynamic may play out, with Mom marginalizing (alienating) Dad and Dad acquiescing in his subservient status. Stated another way, maternal gatekeeping may be a precursor to (or an example of) parental alienation."

Sunday, November 11, 2012

NH Supreme Court: Parental Alienation Inimical to Child’s Best Interests

“What Miller v. Todd does is to show that the requirement on the part of each parent to promote the child’s relationship with the other parent is necessary and beneficial to the child.  It also shows that courts will not reward the alienating behavior of parents.”

Professor Nicholas Bala

Sunday, October 07, 2012

Sharoane Corbett on Facebook

What is Parental Alienation Syndrome (PAS)?

Link "Approximately one in two marriages in the United States ends in divorce, affecting about a million children per year. About 10% of these divorces involve custody litigation. Some children are or become emotionally estranged from one or both parents during this process. The cause of this estrangement cannot be determined without an in depth understanding of the family's history and dynamics. Research has shown that the issues underlying parent attachment or estrangement are complex and do not lend themselves to easy answers. However, some child custody evaluators rely on simplistic "junk science" theories to explain the child's behavior and recommend "one size fits all" type solutions to force the child to divide their love 50-50 between their parents."

Bill Hudson, Goldie Hawn’s Ex, Pens Book on Parental Alienation, Praises Fathers and Families

Squidoo and Parental


An awsome portal to thoughts on Parental Alienation.

Thursday, September 06, 2012

How did Phoenix Sinclair become ‘invisible’ to child welfare? Probe opens into Manitoba five-year-old’s murder

Phoenix Sinclair spent most of her life in foster care before being returned to her mother in 2004.

She died at the age of five, after a series of assaults, and her death went unnoticed for several months.

The girl’s mother and her mother’s boyfriend were later convicted of first-degree murder.


Monday, August 27, 2012

Jill Egizii

The World Film Festival (in Montreal, August 23 to September 3) features a one-hour documentary on parental alienation. The name of the film is Dictature affective, which means "emotional dictatorship." The documentary, which is in French, was directed by Karina Marceau. It is half fiction, half testimony. The film features testimony by experts, including Hubert Van Gijseghem. Hubert said, "The media are very interested." You can read more about this documentary by Googling "dictature affective."

Parental Alienation Awareness

Current Parental Alienation Research:

Parental Alienation: A Family’s Heartbreak

Wednesday, July 11, 2012


Written from the viewpoint of "Families Need Fathers", and as such it is very one sided. Nonetheless, it contains a lot of good advice and information.

Sunday, July 01, 2012

Parental alienation and domestic violence - By Joan Dawson

"Joan Dawson has a master’s in public health and a strong interest in women’s human rights. She has worked and volunteered with both domestic and international groups to help raise awareness of violence against women. Joan has written letters to the editor, articles and a chapter for a book on this pressing problem. She sits on the board of the Guatemala Human Rights Commission to help victims of femicide in Guatemala, serves on the Saving Promise board to raise awareness of domestic violence in the US, and is involved in the world-wide Battered Mothers Custody Movement to end the injustice battered women face in family court."

Another one sided article.

Parental Alienation: Programming and Brainwashing

Sunday, June 10, 2012

Parental Alienation

"Children don’t ask for their parents to divorce. It happens with no input from them and they are left to deal with it and the two people in their lives who are suppose to protect them and help them deal with their feelings may be perpetuating bad feelings for the other parent. ..."


Wednesday, April 04, 2012

Stop Parental Alienation

Link " is a place for families and professionals to learn about the devistating effects of Parental Alienation. SpLiT n TwO believes Parental alienation is a serious, misunderstood and often an unrecognizable form of mental and emotional child abuse. We are dedicated to assisting the victims of Parental Alienation."


Link "Suzanne Jones, 34, and her two-year-old son William were found dead ... Mrs Jones's husband - and William's father - David Wyn Jones, 42, has been charged with their murders."

Community shocked after mom (Patricia Corby) allegedly murdered son


Del City child dies, mother's boyfriend arrested on murder complaint

Link "A 22-month-old girl died of injuries consistent with child abuse and the mother's boyfriend, Roderick Lamont Jackson, 34, has been jailed on a murder complaint, authorities said."

Parental Alienation

Link "The latest material added to the Australian Institute of Family Studies library database ..."

Tuesday, April 03, 2012

5 Ways Men Sabotage Their Custody Cases


Man Accused of Abducting Daughter Arrested in Mexico

Link "Brent Anderson, a 31-year-old Phoenix resident, was arrested Saturday near Mazatlan, Mexico for leaving the country with his 3-year-old daughter instead of returning her to her mother."

Scott City woman sentenced in child's death

Link "Twenty-eight year-old Marilyn Fay Hoffman was sentenced Friday in Scott County District Court."

Competency evaluation ordered for woman accused of killing son

Link "Aleesha Walker, 28, has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of Noah Walker. An autopsy revealed the boy's cause of death was likely smothering."

Monday, April 02, 2012

Parental Alienation - Myths, Realities & Uncertainties: A Canadian Study, 1989-2008


Parental Alienation - Red Flags and Warning Signs!


Parental Alienation Awareness Day

Link "April 25th has been chosen as Parental Alienation Awareness Day (PAAD), part of a global awareness campaign to raise awareness about parental alienation.[1][2][3] The idea was introduced in Canada by Sarvy Emo in late 2005, with the original date being March 28th. This was changed after the start of the campaign for marketing reasons and was put into practice in 2006.

In 2011, Bermuda, Seventeen U.S. states (New York, Maine, Connecticut, Florida, Indiana, Iowa, Kentuky, Montana, Nebraska, Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, West Virginia, Indiana, Oklahoma), many Canadian towns and cities officially recognized April 25th as Parental Alienation Awareness Day.[4][5][6][7]"

Are You a Separated or Divorced Parent Experiencing Alienation From Your Child or Children?


International Institute for Parental Alienation Studies (IIPAS)


Parental Alienation High School Presentation-Addie and Jenny


Saturday, March 31, 2012

Abuse Under the Radar: Pressure, Power, and Perceptions


(PAS) Parental Alienation Syndrome Guidelines


Southern England Psychological Services


The insanity of parental alienation…


Daughter witnesses death of mother and unborn brother

Link "Police say 24 year old Olga Vascones-Garcia, who was 19 and a half weeks pregnant, was stabbed to death by her 28 year old boyfriend Wilkins Marte-Escano who is now behind bars."

S.C. mom expected to plead guilty in sons' deaths –

Link "Shaquan Duley, 29, confessed to her two toddlers sons after a fight with her own mother, investigators say."

"South Carolina mother gets 35 years for killing toddlers." Link

Boyfriend ordered her to kill sibling, girl testifies - News - Boyfriend ordered her to kill sibling, girl testifies:

"MEDICINE HAT, Alta.–A 13-year-old girl says she showed little emotion after stabbing her terrified little brother – knowing her parents were also dead – because the enormity of the act was 'too big to cry about.'

The teen accused of murdering her mother, father and 8-year-old brother in their Medicine Hat home took the stand in her own defence yesterday.

She told a hushed courtroom it was her much older boyfriend, Jeremy Steinke, then 23, who committed the crimes and demanded she stab her brother."

"Court eases curfew for Medicine Hat killer" Link

Tacoma mom says she killed her 2-year-old son

Link "Aleesha Walker was taken into custody, questioned and booked into the Pierce County Jail for investigation of murder."

Ward v. Swan: Children’s Wishes and Paternal Alienation


Parental alienation can cause a change in custody.


DuPage County Divorce Attorney: Parent Alienation


“We Are Parents, Not Activists…”


Parent Alienation Syndrome

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More support for parents left behind by international child abduction


When the battle for the kids turns ugly


Thursday, March 29, 2012

Mom (Biannela Susana) Yields Custody Of Murder Suspect


"Cristian Fernandez's mother pleads guilty in death of 2-year-old son ."


Millet mom murder verdict expected April 20

Link "The fate of Millet mom Allyson McConnell is now in the hands of the judge."

Recovering from shooting, baby sent to father

Link "Kaden Fierro, who turns 1 next week, was initially partially paralyzed from the wound inflicted by Langdon Joseph Keller, 20, on March 9."

Iowa Mother (Kelli Sly) who killed son then herself struggled for years with depression


Mother Accused in Father's Murder "Driven by Hatred": DA

Link "Elizabeth Collazo and Mark Werkheiser had four children together and were in a bitter custody battle"

International N.J. custody dispute spurs legislation for sanctions