This research summary discusses the experiences and needs of young people whose parents have separated and have accessed the family law system.
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Children and young people in separated families: Family law system experiences and needs: Final Report 2018
This Research Report investigates the experiences and needs of young people whose parents have separated and have accessed the family law system.
Explores the behaviour of separated parents by exploring the psychology of post-separation parental disputes and then interrogating three data sets.
Presents findings from Wave 3, conducted in 2012 with 9,028 parents five years after separation.
This AIFS book explore some of the complexities of the child and family issues facing those working in social policy and legal systems
Evaluates whether the program is working in the best interests of children, addressing power imbalances, and less adversarial dispute resolution.
The evaluation assessed the extent to which, by 2009, the changes to the family law system had been effective in achieving the policy aims
This summary report provides an overview of the evaluation findings