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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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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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Press Release: Detroit Child Custody Action – Detention for Kids?

OCB Clinicians’ Response Judge Gorcyca, the Detroit Judge who ordered three minor children into juvenile detention for refusal to have lunch with their Dad, has set off a firestorm in the media and brought the issue of child alienation to … Continue reading

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