Recommended Readings

For Children:

Ricci, I. (2007). Mom's House, Dad's House for Kids: Feeling at Home in One Home or Two. Fireside, NY.

Brown. L. & Brown, M. (1986). Dinosaur's Divorce: A Guide to Changing Families. Little. Brown & Co New York

Ransom, J. F. (2000). I Don't Want To Talk About It. Magination Press: Washington.

For All:

Tesler, P. & Thompson, P. (2006).  Collaborative Divorce: The Revolutionary New Way to Restructure Your Family, Resolve Legal Issues, and Move on With Your Life. HarperCollins.

Webb, S. & Ousky, R. (2006).  The Collaborative Way to Divorce: The Revolutionary Method That Results in Less Stress, Lower Costs, and Happier Kids—Without Going To Court. Hudson Street Press.

For Parents:

Tesler, P. & Thompson, P. (2006).  Collaborative Divorce: The Revolutionary New Way to Restructure Your Family, Resolve Legal Issues, and Move on With Your Life. HarperCollins.

Webb, S. & Ousky, R. (2006).  The Collaborative Way to Divorce: The Revolutionary Method That Results in Less Stress, Lower Costs, and Happier Kids—Without Going To Court. Hudson Street Press.

Ahrons. C. (1997). The Good Divorce: Keeping Your Family Together When Your Marriage Comes Apart. Harper Collins.

Blau, M. (1993). Families Apart: Ten Keys To Successful Co-Parenting. G.P.Putnam's Sons.

Coloroso, B. (1999). Parenting with Wit and Wisdom Through Times of Chaos and Loss.

Dinkmeyer, D., McKay, G., & Dinkmeyer, D. (1997). The Parent's Handbook: Systematic Training For Effective Parenting. American Guidance Series.

Faber, A., & Mazlish, E.,(1991). How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk. Avon Books.

Gamache, S. (2002). Building Your Stepfamilv: A Blueprint for Success. B. C. Council For Families.

Hethermgton, E. M; & Kelly, J. (2002). For Better or For Worse: Divorce Reconsidered. Norton, New York.

Ricci. I. (1997). Mom's House. Dad's House: A Complete Guide for Parents Who Are Separated. Divorced. Or Remarried. Fireside.

Thomas, S. (1997). Parents Are Forever: A Step Bv Step Guide to Becoming Successful Co-parents After Divorce. Springboard Publications; Colorado.

For Professionals

Tesler, P. & Thompson, P. (2006).  Collaborative Divorce: The Revolutionary New Way to Restructure Your Family, Resolve Legal Issues, and Move on With Your Life. HarperCollins.

Webb, S. & Ousky, R. (2006).  The Collaborative Way to Divorce: The Revolutionary Method That Results in Less Stress, Lower Costs, and Happier Kids—Without Going To Court. Hudson Street Press.

Gaulier, B. & Margerum, J. (2006). Defusing the High-Conflict Divorce: A Treatment Guide for Working with Angry Couples. Practical Therapist series; Impact Publishers.

Brazelton, T. &  Greenspan, S. (2000). The Irreducible Needs of Children: What Every Child Must Have To Grow. Learn, and Flourish. Perseus Publishing.

Gamache, S. (2003). Is it therapy? The Collaborative Review: Journal of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals 5( I ).

Lyster, M. (1999). Child Custody: Building Parenting Agreements That Work. Nolo: CA.

Roussos, P. (2003). It is Therapy The-Collaborative Review: Journal of the International   Academy of Collaborative Professionals 5(1).

Hetheringtoo, E. M. & Kelly, J. (2002). For Better or For Worse: Divorce Reconsidered. Norton, New York.

Kelly, J. (2000). Children's adjustment in conflicted marriage and divorce: A decade review of Research. Journal of American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. 39(8) pp. 963 - 973.

Kelly, J. (2000). Using child development research to make appropriate custody and access decisions for young children. Family and Conciliation Courts Review. 38(3). pp 297-311.
Nurse. R. (1999).  Family Assessment. Wiley; Toronto.
Pope, K. & Vasquez, M. (1998). Ethics in Psychotherapv and Counseling. Jossey-Bass; San Francisco.

Additional Resources

Ahrons, C. & Rodgers, R. (1987). Divorced Families: Meeting The Challenge of Divorce and Remarriage. New York; Norton.

Cameron, N. & Gamache, S. (2002). Vancouver Collaborative Separation and Divorce Group;
The official and the unofficial story. The Collaborative Review: Journal of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals 4(1).

Fagerstrom, D. (1997). Divorce: A problem to be solved not a battle to be fought. Brockwood, Orinda, CA.

Thompson, P. & Nurse, A. R. (1999).  Collaborative divorce:  A new interdisciplinary approach.  American Journal of Family Law, 13, 226-234