Seminars

‚ÄúComprehensive, well organized, and user friendly, The Intelligent Divorce is a must read for any professional or parent caring for children.”

–Peter Acker, MD, FAAP, Chairman, Dept. of Pediatrics, Greenwich Hospital

Dr. Banschick’s well received seminars train therapists, physicians and clergy with hands on techniques for dealing with divorce. He speaks to nonprofessional and business groups as well. References are available upon request.

The Intelligent Divorce – Introduction
This two hour training presents an overview on creating a parenting course for divorcing couples. It includes video and ample discussion time. It includes ways to engage resistant parents and teach the vital information that can make a difference in their lives. This seminar is modeled after the Family Stabilization Course, which is approved by the State of Florida for couples going through the process.

Text: The Intelligent Divorce: Taking Care of Your Children (2010)

The Intelligent Divorce – Day Training
This full day seminar includes a morning class that incorporates the Introduction Course, followed by an afternoon seminar dealing more specifically with how children can be better protected during the divorce process. Attendees will feel more confident on identifying children at risk and improve their therapeutic strategies. This seminar is modeled after the Family Stabilization Course, which is approved by the State of Florida for couples going through the process. And, it is deepened with insight on the children of divorce.

Text: The Intelligent Divorce: Taking Care of Your Children (2010)

The Intelligent Divorce – Two Day Training
This two day seminar is designed for those who wish to start an Intelligent Divorce service in their office or agency. Attendees will learn how to set up a course, engage parents and organize the material that they will need. This course is modeled after a four part live course that Dr. Banschick taught for years, and has been replicated elsewhere. The goal of this course is to train practitioners in the delivery of good divorce education, and improve ongoing therapy skills. Subjects include taking care of children, dealing with an impossible ex spouse and problems of abuse.

Text: The Intelligent Divorce: Taking Care of Yourself (2011)

Other Divorce Trainings and Talks:

There are numerous topics in divorce that Dr. Banschick is prepared to talk about.

  • The hazards of divorce for kids and what parents can do about it.
  • Common problems for kids of divorce: How to identify and how to treat.
  • Common issues in psychotherapy for divorcing parents.
  • Common problems for adults in divorce: How to identify and how to treat.
  • Creating a good parenting alliance with an ex: Not easy – but worth doing.
  • The Impossible Ex: The 10 character types to worry about.
  • Managing hurt and anger in divorce.
  • The Narcissistic Ex: How to keep safe.
  • The many faces of abuse in divorce: Ways to protect you and your kids.