TEN Shop products: conferences, subscriptions, books and papers, webinars, DVDs and CDs. Search Results
 Recorded Webinar: Parental Alignment, High Conflict and Family Law

Date: Thursday 23rd March 2023
Duration: Approximately 1 Hour

High conflict parenting remains a challenging issue for families and the courts. This session will examine both the social and legal background and developments in this area, including:

  • What is high conflict parenting and what does the research show about its development, motivation and implications?
  • Spotting coercive control and alienating behaviours
  • Evidential considerations regarding parental alignment issues
  • Legal implications of parental alignment issues for both parents
  • How is parental alienation proved and what evidence is required?
  • Practical tips for advising a client where high conflict parenting is present
  • How have the courts traditionally dealt with parental alignment and has that changed over time?
  • Lessons from cases including Goldman v Goldman [2018] FamCACF 65; Lankester v Cribb [2018] Fam CAFC 60; Chapple & Michel (2017) FCCA 177; Mitchell & Mitchell [2014] FCCA2526
Recorded Webinars,Family Law,Recorded Webinar: Parental Alignment, High Conflict and Family Law

Rachell Davey, Partner, Lander & Rogers, Melbourne, Vic

Rachell has practised in family and relationship law since 2000. She has been involved in all aspects of family law with particular expertise in complex property and financial matters.

Rachell holds a Master' of International Law (2005) from the University of Melbourne and practises in international family law matters involving expatriate Australians, or for clients across multiple family law jurisdictions.

She is highly adept at resolving complex property matters involving corporate entities, businesses, addressing the taxation implications of settlement and third parties.


This webinar is suitable for lawyers practising in family law – Australia wide. This webinar is for practitioners with some knowledge in this area and looking to improve their knowledge.


Lawyers can claim up to 1 CPD unit/point – substantive law. This webinar has been designed to run for 1 hour, however, webinar lengths can vary depending on the level of questions and discussion.

WA lawyers – Please note that TEN is unable to verify your completion of recorded webinars to the Legal Practice Board of WA. TEN is an accredited provider

If you need assistance or have an enquiry, please do not hesitate to contact our Webinar Coordinator, Lisa Tran on (03) 8601 7709 or email: lisa@tved.net.au

© Television Education Network Pty Ltd 2023

Product Code: WBPMAR23
 Price:  $269.50 (Inclusive of GST)
© 2023 Television Education Network Pty Ltd. All rights reserved. The program for this webinar is copyright and may not be reproduced in any form without the prior written consent of the copyright owner.