Glossary of Legal Terms

Parenting Coordination, Integrated Model

The Integrated Model of Parenting Coordination is a hybrid psychological-legal model that incorporates knowledge and skills from the legal, mental health, and mediation professions. It is an alternative dispute resolution (ADR) process for parents (separated, divorced or never married) who are unable to resolve parenting disputes with a goal of helping parents resolve their conflicts without harm to their child(ren).