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Parental Alienation Conference 2018

Parental Alienation... Family Violence Lost in the FOG conference

Early bird expires 31 August 2018 $750


Dates: 17th, 18th, 19th October 2018

Location:  Hobart, Tasmania
Venue:  RACV/RACT Hobart Apartment Hotel, Hobart Tasmania

Special Event:
Networking Dinner at Charcoal Restaurant:  Evening of 19th October

About Hobart, Tasmania

Hobart is Tasmania's capital city nestled amongst the foothills of Mt  Wellington and the entrance to the Derwent River. Hobart is a  picturesque city with a unique mix of heritage buildings alongside  modern architecture and beautiful natural scenery. Hobart has been  chosen for the first Parental Alienation Australia Conference because of  its peaceful location and it is the home of Australia’s research  laboratory dedicated to parental alienation research.

Conference Aim


The aim of the Conference is to provide a forum for presentation and discussion of the latest research, professional practice issues and developments in understanding parental alienation.  The Conference is for practitioners and researchers who are interested in learning more about what parental alienation is, how to identify it and what to do about it. The conference will include keynote presentations from Dr Demosthenes Lorandos, Karen Woodall and Nick Woodall who are world renowned experts in parental alienation. The conference will showcase current research and professional practice issues on parental alienation.


On Thursday 18th and Friday 19th October, there will be two workshops:

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· How do you know it’s parental alienation 

· An introduction to reunification for parental alienation 

Please join us on Friday evening at our networking dinner.

Keynote Speakers

Dr Demosthenes Lorandos

Dr Demosthenes Lorandos is a renowned  psychologist, author, speaker, and attorney in the United States. As a  psychologist and attorney, Dr. Lorandos specialises in high conflict  custody disputes and he is an expert in Parental Alienation. He has  published extensively on the topic of parental alienation. At the  Parental Alienation: Family Violence Lost in the Fog Conference, Dr  Lorandos will be discussing issues surrounding evidence based law and  expert witness testimony in cases of parental alienation. 

Karen Woodall

Karen Woodall is an international expert  in both assessment and treatment of parental alienation. She is the  founding director of the Family Separation Clinic in the United Kingdom.  At the Family Separation Clinic, Karen works with colleagues to  develop treatment pathways for families affected by parental alienation.  Karen has also published extensively on the topic of parental  alienation. At the Parental Alienation: Family Violence Lost in the Fog  Conference, Karen will be discussing interventions for parental  alienation such us reunification.

Nick Woodall

Nick Woodall is an international expert in parental alienation and high conflict custody disputes. He is a therapeutic mediator and delivers specialist work to alienated parents at the Family Separation Clinic in the United Kingdom. Nick acts as a single expert witness in cases of high conflict family separation and delivers  therapeutic mediation, conciliation and dispute resolution services to  families experiencing divorce or separation. Nick has also published extensively on the topic of parental  alienation. At the Parental Alienation: Family Violence Lost in the Fog Conference, Nick and Karen Woodall will be discussing their groundbreaking  reunification program.


To be entitled to the early bird registration fee you must have  registered and paid by 31st July 2018. Registration cannot be confirmed  until payment is received. Please note if your registration is made less  than two weeks prior to the Conference the only payment option  available will be credit card.

Payment can be made in the following methods:

1. Credit Card Payment

Visa, Mastercard & AMEX are accepted.

2. Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)

The bank details for EFT payments will be supplied on the invoice  generated at the completion of your online registration. Please include  the reference number in your transaction and forward your remittance  advice to

3. Cheque Payment

The cheque instructions will be supplied on the invoice generated at the completion of your online registration.

Cancellation and Refund Policy / Terms and Conditions

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Registration cancellation policy

All cancellations must be provided in writing via email to Parental Alienation Australia:

The  Conference Organisers reserve the right to alter, amend or cancel all  or any of the arrangements contained in the program. It is a condition  of acceptance of registration that an administration cancellation fee of  AU$125 including GST will be incurred for any cancellations received in  writing prior to Monday 6th August, 2018. Any cancellations after  Monday 6th August, 2018 will forfeit 100% of the registration fee. A  substitute delegate may be nominated prior to the Conference.

Dinner cancellation policy
The  Conference Organisers reserve the right to cancel or vary the dinner if  minimum numbers are not reached. Regrettably, dinner tickets cannot be  refunded if participants cancel, however you may nominate an alternative  attendee(s).

Please note: Registration fees do not include  insurance of any kind. It is strongly recommended that at the time you  register for the Conference and book your travel you take out an  insurance policy of your choice. The Conference Organisers cannot take  any responsibility for any participant failing to arrange their own  insurance. This insurance is to be purchased in your country of origin.

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