Overcoming the Co-Parenting Trap: Essential Parenting Skills When a Child Resists a Parent
Overcoming the Co-Parenting Trap helps parents understand the reasons why some children resist a parent during divorceâ€”a reality that touches many families. Combining years of experience in intensive work with families struggling with parent-child estrangement, Overcoming Barriersâ€™ first publication offers practical insight on two central questions: â€¢ Why does a child resist contact with a parent? â€¢ How can I best support my child to have healthy relationships with both parents? This guide details practical strategies for working through the significant challenges both parents may experience with a resisting child. Common scenarios and concrete solutions are presented both for preferred parents and resisted parents.