welcome, you’ve reached the professional website for dr. craig childress, a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in treating children and families. my specialty areas of focus include the diagnosis and treatment of adhd-spectrum issues, treating excessive child anger and defiance, resolving marital conflicts, early childhood
this is a (de-identified) response to a parent who requested my advice through e-mail regarding her parental alienation situation. i receive many such requ ests through e-mail and unfortunately professional standards of practice prevent me from commenting on specifics of in dividual cases without having established a professional relationship
private practice information. child & family therapy - individual & marital therapy craig childress, psy.d. 219 n. indian hill blvd., ste 201 . claremont, ca 91711 (909) 821-5398 . family therapy handout. pdf. professional vitae. this is a brief description of my professional work history.
The Attachment-Related Pathology of “Parental Alienation”
the attachment-related pathology of “parental alienation” c.a. childress, psy.d. (2017) the term "parental alienation" is not a defined construct in clinical psychology. it is a term used in the popular culture to refer to a child's rejection of a normal-range and affectionally available parent surrounding high-conflict divorce.
i am a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in child and family therapy. my particular areas of specialty are the diagnosis and treatment of adhd-spectrum issues in children, oppositional, angry, and defiant behavior in children and adolescents, early childhood psychotherapy (ages 3-5), and consultation for parental alienation syndrome dynamics that can emerge as part of divorce.
Diagnostic Indicators and Associated Clinical Signs – Dr
diagnostic indicators the presence in the child's symptom display of a characteristic set of three diagnostic indicators represents definitive clinical evidence for the presence of pathogenic parenting by the allied and supposedly “favored” parent as representing the sole cause for the child’s symptomatic rejection of a relationship with the targeted parent.
Dr Childress - Parental Alienation - Mental Health Service
i have learned how to do what the fiancee's ex, became a master at. manipulation. i got her on contempt last x-mas, refusing to honor parenting time. this year, via e-mail, she refused to pay half of the transportation cost for an 1800 mile trip for xmas 2016. study and learn from the vexatious parent.
client information name date of birth address social security # phone home cell work e-mail single occupation married/partnered address divorced widowed spouse or partner information name work phone: cell phone: what is your primary concern: previous or current psychological – psychiatric – medical conditions