Category Archives: Parental Alienation Syndrome

Is Parental Alienation Really A Syndrome?

An Understanding Of Parental Alienation Based On Behavioral Health Science In the past parental alienation has been used by everyone to quickly describe what are actually significant behavioral health science & legal issues of severe mental illness & child abuse that causes a child to terminate their relationship with a normal, loving, and supportive parent…
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Parental Alienation Syndrome: What Is It, and Who Does It?

I have had a run recently in my clinical practice on cases of parental alienation syndrome. Instead of talking cooperatively in the manner I teach in my book The Power of Two, these spouses and ex-spouses interact as adversaries toward their partner. Worse, they develop an exaggeratedly negative view, more fiction than reality, of the…
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