Family Court Through the Eyes of Children: A Workbook for Children whose Families Have Gone to Court due to Family Violence

http://www.creative-therapy-services.com/uploads/8/2/7/6/8276718/court_booklet.pdfThe family court booklet identifies with children ages of 12 -15. This booklet was created with the intention of providing a user friendly tool to support children and help them understand about the complex issues and feelings that arise once a family goes to court.
The overreaching goals of this booklet include:

  • To gain understanding of (USA) court orders.
  • To gain understanding of protective orders and court ordered visitation.
  • Learning self-soothing skills and managing anxiety when going to court.
  • Identifying potential problems and possible solutions during visitation.
  • Empowering children to develop inner resources.
  • Identifying potential trauma issues and increasing insight into the child’s needs in order to be able to make referrals as needed.

Click here to view/download the Family Court Booklet

Click here to view/download the Facilitator’s Manual