Supervised visitation is ordered by the court when there is concern for the safety or emotional well being of a child during parenting time with a nonresidential parent. Read More...
Divorce Mediation is a form of dispute resolution. It is a process in which the divorcing parties work with a trained mediator to create a marital settlement and/or a parenting agreement. The value of this process is that the parties feel that they maintain control of the divorce process, making it much likelier that they will stay committed to their agreement. Read More..
When parents who have become estranged from their children as a result of the parents separation or divorce, petition the Court for assistance in becoming reunited with their children, the Court appoints a mental health professional to work with the family therapeutically in an effort to reunify/reintegrate them. Read More...
When parents are unable to reach an agreement about the custody of their children they may be ordered to participate in a child custody evaluation with a court appointed evaluator, such as Karen Grais Meyer. The evaluator meets with the parents individually and together, the children with each parent and individually, and other persons relevant to the family, such as child care providers, therapists, etc. Read More...
CHILD CUSTODY EVALUATION
Donna Crunkilton-Steigel, LCSW
"Karen has been a valued colleague of mine for over 15 years. Karen's calm nature, excellent listening skills, patience, along with her many years of experience with families who find themselves in the conflicts of a divorce, make her a great choice for therapy, divorce mediation, and custody evaluations."