PKWA FAMILY LAWYERS

WHAT IS PARENTAL ALIENATION IN A DIVORCE?

Parental alienation  . What is parental alienation and why does it happen? Parental alienation syndrome, a term coined in the 1980s by child psychiatrist Dr. Richard A. Gardner, occurs when one parent attempts to turn the couple’s children against the other parent. The effect is that the child becomes estranged from a parent as the result of the psychological…

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I AM A VICTIM OF FAMILY VIOLENCE – How to get a Personal Protection Order

In this article, we explained how you can go about getting a Personal Protection Order (PPO).  . Starting proceedings   You and your lawyer must go personally to the Family Court to complete the Magistrate’s Complaint form. You will be asked to affirm your Complaint before a Magistrate.   If you have any police or…