Alienation – A form of emotional abuse

Alienation – A form of emotional abuse

Alienation in terms of family law involves a parent whereby they speak to their children in a manner that alienates another parent. This alienation involves pushing the child or children to reject or hold off from contacting or developing bonds with the alienated...
Parenting Order: Can I take my Children Overseas?

Parenting Order: Can I take my Children Overseas?

Relevant Provisions in the Family Law Act If you have parenting orders and want to travel overseas with your children, you should confirm a few things before making any plans, otherwise you may be subject to criminal charges. Section 65Y of the Family Law Act 1975...
Mental Health and Parenting

Mental Health and Parenting

Mental illness is a psychological disorder that may affect the way people feel, behave and manage daily activities. Mental illness includes anxiety, bipolar disorder, depression, and schizophrenia. It impacts not only on one’s life but also on their children. An...
AVO and domestic violence

AVO and domestic violence

The recent defamation case between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard may have caught a lot of attention from the public. All these dramas started on 23 May 2016 when Amber Heard initiated an application for divorce along with a temporary restraining order against Johnny...