Attachment-Based "Parental Alienation" Solutions Certification Training for
Mental Health Professionals
November 21 through 24, 2019 

Los Angeles, CA

Calling all Mental Health Providers Who Want To Be Trained & Certified In The Solution!

Presented by Dr. Craig Childress, Psy. D. & 
Dorcy Pruter, CEO/Founder of 
Conscious Co-Parenting Institute 

Are You a Mental Health Professional
Working with Families of High Conflict Divorce? 

If so, this is for you. Continue reading:

  • Do you have one parent claiming abuse and the other parent claiming alienation?
  • Have you been struggling with what to do to solve this family crisis? 
  • Have you received board complaints or threats for board complaints?
  • Have you been operating under the theory of Gardner's "Parental Alienation" without a solution?
  • Have you heard of Foundations and the work of Dr. Childress and would like to learn how to implement what he shares in Foundations in your own practice?
  • Great News! We have created an Attachment-Based "Parental Alienation" Certification Program where you will become a part of the solution. Dr. Childress and Dorcy Pruter have put together a 4-day workshop for mental health professionals that will take you through the process of proper assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and solution for families struggling with complex trauma surrounding divorce.
  • Learn the process of recovering families quickly and learn how to protect your license by following a diagnostic model using accepted constructs of psychology.
  • End the guessing game and feel confident in your diagnosis and treatment of this complex family issue.

Start 2020 with the right mindset, skills set, and tools you need to solve the family crisis known as "Parental Alienation" once and for all.

 This Is A Four Day In Depth Training & Certification for 
Mental Health Providers ONLY! 

Mental Health Seminar: Agenda

Day 1 Morning: Foundations

  • Family Systems Therapy
    • Learn the methods needed for facilitating Family Systems Therapy in the context of complex trauma surrounding divorce.
  • Attachment & Attachment Trauma
    • Learn the basic understanding of the attachment system and how to recognize when it is not functioning properly during and after divorce.
  • Personality Disorder Pathology
    • Learn how to quickly recognize the 5 most important personality disorder traits when they show up in a child during separation and divorce.
  • Neuro-Development of the Brain
    • Learn the different developmental stages of the brain how the attachment system works from early childhood.
    • Discover the importance of understanding the attachment system and how it is a motivational system for love and bonding.

Day 1 Afternoon:  Diagnosis

  • Learn to how to assess for the pathology known as “Parental Alienation" using accepted constructs of psychology
    • Three Diagnostic Indicators
    • 12 Associated Clinical Signs

 Day 2 Morning:  Assessment

  • Attachment Symptom
    • I deep dive into assessing the difference between a properly functioning attachment system and one that is dysfunctional.
  • Personality Disorder symptom
    • An easy to follow process in identifying the 5 personality disorder symptoms that are only present in a child being influenced by a narcissistic borderline parent. 
  • Phobic Anxiety Symptom
    • Understanding authentic anxiety and phobic anxiety brought on by the pathogenic parenting of the narcissistic borderline parent.
  • Delusional Symptom
    • Learn the difference between an actual real experience and a encapsulated persecutory delusion.

Day 2 Afternoon:  Assessment

  • Six-session treatment-focused assessment
    • Now that you have a deeper understanding of the diagnostic indicators we will spend the afternoon going through the step by step process of the six part assessment including the role playing and case studies.

 Day 3 Morning:  High Road Framework (Dr. Childress & Dorcy Pruter)

  • Professional Description of High Road Workshop.
    • Learn the step by step frame work of the High Road to create your own reunification workshop in your local jurisdiction
    • Understand the relationship rating scales that empower the child’s authentic voice.

Day 3 Afternoon: High Road Follow-Up Maintenance Care

  • Follow-up maintenance care of High Road recovery
    • Discover the components of follow up care post reunification workshop and incorporate measurable objectives for the entire family system.
    • How to work with the child and what needs to happen with the child Maintenance Care using the relationship rating scales

Day 4 Morning:  Therapy

  • Solution-focused family therapy
  • Altering false meaning constructs
  • The written treatment plan

Day 4 Afternoon : Treatment

  • Understand the treatment team approach and how to incorporate it in your practice and local area
  • Bringing it all together from Assessment, to Diagnosis to Proper Treatment Needs recognition including protective operations and family rating to determine the length of care needed for the family. 

Post-Seminar Series: (2) 90 minute follow up calls for asking questions and guidance on your first case.

The Early Bird Registration Ends October 31st, 2019


Early Bird Special $1997


**Location details to be provided after registration**


Dr. Craig Childress, a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in treating children and families. My specialty areas of focus include the diagnosis and treatment of ADHD-spectrum issues, treating excessive child anger and defiance, resolving marital conflicts, early childhood psychotherapy, and assessing and consultation for attachment based "Parental Alienation" Dynamics.

Dr. Childress has lectured around the world on the subject of assessment, diagnosis and treatment of the pathology known as "parental alienation." His level on understanding for the ending of this pathology in the family post divorce is second to none. Dr. Childress has an extensive background in clinical psychology and also in teaching in Universities throughout Southern California. 

Craig Childress, Psy. D.

Clinical Psychologist 

The primary focus of Dorcy’s work at the Conscious Co-Parenting Institute is solving high conflict custody disputes involving "Parental Alienation." Her goal is to help establish Custody Plans and Co-Parenting Roles that encourage positive relationships between children and BOTH parents.

Working with both mothers and fathers, as well as attorneys, and therapists, Dorcy has spent the last several years as a Family Reunification Coach and Custody Consultant. She has worked on numerous of cases, nationally and internationally, garnering positive results. Dorcy is the creator of the High Road to Reunification a sought after reunification program facilitated in multiple countries through the world

Dorcy Pruter

Conscious Co-Parenting Institute 

The Early Bird Registration Ends October 31st, 2019


Early Bird Special $1997


**Location details to be provided after registration**

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