Legislative Approach: Amending Child Abuse Reporting Laws

Dr. Craig Childress: Attachment Based "Parental Alienation" (AB-PA)

A targeted parent in Florida recently contacted her State Senator – not national Senator; her State Senator in Tallahassee, Florida – regarding the State Senator’s willingness to possibly sponsor legislation at the state level to address the pathology of “parental alienation.”  After receiving a positive response from her State Senator, this parent contacted me for my input on a legislative approach to solving “parental alienation.” 

In my view, a legislative approach is appropriate and it should target obtaining a minor one-sentence addition to the child abuse reporting laws in each state that specifically identifies pathogenic parenting as a form of psychological child abuse that would be reportable under child abuse reporting laws.  

A single sentence added to the child abuse reporting laws regarding pathogenic parenting as a form of psychological child abuse reportable under the child abuse reporting laws would be immensely helpfulin moving the pathology of “parental…

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