Karen has extnesive experience working with families -- and over 10 years, she has been coaching families as they move from a "one-home" to a "two-home-family". She provides psycho-educational information to assist parents in supporting their children through what can be very difficult, but "growth-producing" change. She provides emotional & strategic guidance to create the best parenting plan possible. She helps spouses navigate the difficult emotional terrain of separating and re-forming new relationships for a strong and constructive future.
Board Certified in Adult Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing; Licensed in the State of Washington as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner.
Compassionate Listening Trainer
Karen is a regular provider of professional continuing education to both health care and legal professionals.
Karen is the author of "The Co-Parents' Handbook: Raising Well-Adjusted, Resilient, and Resourceful Kids in a Two-Home Family from Little Ones to Young Adults." She is also the author of "The Parenting Plan Handbook" with Felicia Malby Soleil, JD. On line, you will find "Kids First" coaching seminars on developing a strong child centered parenting plan: https://www.covestream.com/courses/fresh-start-build-a-strong-child-centered-parenting-plan/