Ian McArdle - Parental Alienation: the enigma of family law



In recent years, the concept of parental alienation has provoked much debate amongst academics and practitioners alike, all seeking to offer guidance on how cases involving parental alienation should be managed. Indeed, CAFCASS have sought to devise strategies for their Family Court Advisors to assist in the identification and management of cases involving alleged parental alienation. All those involved in these debates have laudable aims: they seek to secure better outcomes for children and families who are exposed to harmful behaviours.

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