Parental Alienation, the Courts, and Emotional Distress

What is Parental Alienation? The intentional alienation of a child’s affections with his or her parent without cause. The tactics used after methodical and calculated acts of child abuse which can result in severe consequences. The alienated child an targeted patterns can suffer irrepairable harm.  Even if the child and the targeted parent once had […]

(Audio) Imagine THIS Conversation being one of the last times you spoke to your child

It was 4 days before Christmas, 2004, when I arrived at my scheduled visit with my 8 year old son. The visitation center was getting ready to be closed until after the new year. I waited, and waited. I had driven over two hours in sleet and snow with an arm full of presents to […]

P.A.S.: What Grief Does to the Body & What it did to mine (warning: graphic picture)

What is Parental Alienation Syndrome or P.A.S. ? Parental alienation syndrome (PAS) is a term introduced by child psychiatrist Richard Gardner in 1985 to describe a distinctive suite of behaviors in children that includes showing extreme but unwarranted fear, disrespect or hostility towards a parent. Parental alienation is the intentional targeting of a parent by the other parent, but […]

Parental Alienation is Child Abuse and it Taints Relationships

When Ties to a Parent Are Cut by the Other Credit… Sylwia Kapuscinski The New York TimesBy Michael WineripSept. 23, 2007 This is a nice moment in Joe Rabiega’s life. At 31, he has a good job as a research coordinator for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is happily married and […]

Parental Alienation- An Unforgivable Act of Child Abuse With Permanent Consequences

Intentional alienation of a child against one parent is absolutely wrong and virtually unforgivable. note: This article describes the relationships between conflicting parents and the children – but it’s vitally important to remember that the targeted parent and child whose affections are alienated can also be the victims of others they are in a high […]

Heartbroken Parents of Alienated Children Never Stop Trying To Reach Out To Their Children

source: Alienated parents share unanswered texts to their kids and it’s crushing by:Alexandra Carlton Being prevented from seeing or communicating with your child is a special kind of hell – but a parent’s love never dies. Imagine if you were unable to see or speak to your own young child. You may know where they […]

The Truth About Aging Out of Foster Care

Source: view original content here Some children don’t have loving homes that they can call their own. For whatever reason, the parents of these children are not able to provide for them and neither is their extended family. When this occurs, the child will be placed into the foster care system. More than 250,000 children […]

Texas Child Protective Services Drug and Drug Testing Policy

(Knowledge is power) Source: TDPRS Substance Abuse Policy 1923 Testing for Substance Abuse 1923.1 Detection Periods for Substance Abuse For detection periods, see Appendix 1922.1: Detection Periods for Abused Substances. 1923.2 Diluted Samples Obtained During Testing A diluted sample indicates that a client drank a large amount of water at some time before the drug […]

CPS has requested a drug test from you: now what?

Source : Bryan Fagan, attorney at law to view original content click here. You may have come under the radar of CPS after someone has placed an anonymous call to the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services. If the caller stated that you were using illegal drugs or that you were arrested for a […]