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High Conflict Coparenting Course Registration Opens

Overcoming Barriers, Inc. in collaboration with William James College is pleased to offer a new online multi-module course entitled High Conflict Coparenting: Interventions for Children’s Alignment and Resistance.  Mental health professionals face significant challenges trying to assist families when a … Continue reading

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Overcoming Barriers responds to Washington Post Article

The Washington Post article dated May 14th mentions Overcoming Barriers in an article on interventions for High Conflict families.  You can read the article here. Overcoming Barriers Letter to the Editor follows: May 17, 2017 Dear Washington Post Editor, We … Continue reading

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Seminar for Judges and Attorneys!

  & Overcoming Barriers  Present an opportunity for the Family Law Community Registration is Open! “What Attorneys and Judges Can Do When a Child Resists Contact with a Parent” In this program we will address the significant challenges that legal professionals … Continue reading

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Overcoming Barriers Plans for 2017

Overcoming Barriers’ (OCB) Board of Directors recently held its annual retreat to review our past 10 years and plan for the future. Our work continues to receive ever-increasing interest from families and court-involved professionals. We continue to try to support … Continue reading

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OCB authors Oxford University Press Book

The Overcoming Barriers Oxford University Press Book is available now! Overcoming Parent-Child Contact Problems: Family-Based Interventions for Resistance, Rejection, and Alienation Edited by Drs. Abigail Judge and Robin Deutsch. Contributors Dr. Deutsch and Dr. Matt Sullivan of the OCB Advisory Council … Continue reading

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We welcomed 6 families to our 2016 Vermont Family Camp!

Our 9th Family Camp Program ran in Vermont in mid July with six families from all over the US including two from Northern California, and others from Ohio, Indiana, Washington, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Minnesota and even England. “It was so valuable … Continue reading

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OCB at Seattle AFCC Conference

Visit our table at AFCC National Conference in Seattle, WA, June 1 – 4 where members of the Overcoming Barriers Board and Advisory Council will contribute on various presentations. Our organization is honored to be a part of this conference and contribute with our wealth … Continue reading

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New Additions for 2016

Overcoming Barriers board members and staff met at the end of 2015 for the annual board retreat. The gathering, as always, was filled with animated discussions about how much families and the family courts need more Overcoming Barriers resources. The … Continue reading

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Vermont Family Camp 2016

July 11-15, 2016 – Applications are available now! Overcoming Barriers and Common Ground Center have been to hosting the High-Conflict Family Camp since 2008. The supportive staff, beautiful nature and amazing facilities at Common Ground Center are the ideal environment for families to come … Continue reading

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Support OCB in 2015

Your support in 2015 will significantly increase our impact in 2016 and beyond.  Please consider making a donation to Overcoming Barriers, a 501c3 non-profit!

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