Below is a powerful, but difficult lecture by Dr. Jennifer Hardman on parenting stereotypes within the context of parental alienation. Dr. Harman is an Associate Professor of Psychology at Colorado State University and is the Program Coordinator for the Applied Social & Health Psychology Program. Poignant points were: How easy parental alienation can occur How parenting stereotypes ‘buy in’ to the unknowing ‘sympathisers’ of the alienating parent Parental alienation being addressed as a form of child abuse…"Parental Alienation and Parenting Stereotypes, A lecture by Dr. Jennifer Hardman, Colorado State University"
Parental Alienation, Good Versus Evil Reblog from here AUGUST 27, 2017 / BTG DAD In my experience of battling parental alienation thus far, I have come to realise the following: It is generally not recognised by the judicial system, dismissed by so-called professionals, and underestimated even when recognised and documented as minimally as possible with phrases such as “exhibits alienating behaviours.” It appears to only be known by those affected by it. So we have a set of behaviours…"Parental Alienation, Good Versus Evil"
Parental Alienation Syndrome More than twenty years ago the late author and renowned child psychiatrist Richard A. Gardner coined the term Parental Alienation Syndrome. He used this term to characterize the breakdown of what was previously normal and healthy parent-child relationships during divorce and child custody cases. The definition of parental alienation according to Gardner is simple. One parent (in most cases the resident parent) deliberately damages, and in some cases destroys the previously healthy loving relationship between the child…"What is PAS?"
When someone new stops by my blog and follows, I sometimes hop over to find out about them. This happened recently when I had someone visit my blog who is a parent of Parental Alienation . I’ve posted a few times about this subject and while visiting and reading a number of his blog posts, I began having flashbacks of my own journey. I sometimes hesitate to write about this subject as I want to reach…"The down and ugly of Parental Alienation"
What to Do About Parental Alienation As an excluded parent, as an alienated child, and as a by-stander. What is Parental Alienation “Parental Alienation” is the common name for a pattern that can happen to a family, usually after separation, when one parent harmfully turns their child or children against the other parent in a lasting way, and with no good reason. This rejection can happen to mothers as well as to fathers, and can extend…"Parental Alienation Explained"
Moth GrandSLAM story: Reconnecting March 31, 2017Uncategorized I told this story live at the March 2016 Boston MOTH GrandSLAM. After decades of being alienated from my mother, this is a window into our attempts at reconnecting. *** When my mother called me last September, I was surprised by how easily I still recognized the sound of her voice. When I was four, my father had thrown her out of our home and out of my life.…"Shared from Mother Erased: a memoir, written by an alienated daughter"