New Ways for Families®: Decision Skills Class
Instructor Training: How to manage potentially high-conflict clients
New Ways for Families is a new, innovative approach to managing high conflict clients in separation and divorce. This method emphasizes teaching parents skills before decisions, resulting in less defensiveness and more problem-solving – without relying on professionals to make the decisions.
This training is for parent education professionals who want to incorporate this skills building method into their parent education course. It explains the Workbook and Instructor’s Manual, and how to manage potentially high-conflict clients in your class.
90 Minute Video
Bill Eddy, LCSW, Esq. is the co-founder and Chief Innovation Officer of the High Conflict Institute in San Diego, California. He pioneered the High Conflict Personality Theory (HCP) and has become an expert on managing disputes involving people with high conflict personalities. He was the Senior Family Mediator at the National Conflict Resolution Center for 15 years, a Certified Family Law Specialist lawyer representing clients in family court for 15 years, and a licensed clinical social worker therapist with twelve years’ experience.
He serves on the faculty of the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at the Pepperdine University School of Law in California and is a Conjoint Associate Professor with the University of Newcastle Law School in Australia. He has been a speaker and trainer in over 30 U.S. states and 10 countries.
He is the author or co-author of sixteen books and has a popular blog on the Psychology Today website with over 3.5 million views.