ERIC Number: EJ1014438
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Jul
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 41
Conflict Resolution Strategies Adopted from Parenting Coordination: Assisting High-Conflict Coparenting Students
Henry, Wilma J.; Mitcham, Michelle A.; Henry, Lynette M.
Journal of College Counseling, v16 n2 p176-190 Jul 2013
This article examines the challenges faced by nontraditional college students who are coparents as a result of divorce. The need for college counseling centers to have counseling options designed to assist this special population in successfully completing their academic pursuits is presented. Conflict resolution techniques based on the Parenting Coordination model are offered to help these students deal with the challenges of coparenting responsibilities.
Descriptors: School Counseling, College Students, Nontraditional Students, Divorce, Barriers, Student Needs, Child Rearing, Cooperation, Parents, Student Personnel Services, Counseling Techniques, Conflict Resolution
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