International Conference on Shared Parenting 2017
First Announcement / Press Release
Boston / Bonn, August 22, 2016
National Parents Organization (NPO) and the International Council on Shared Parenting (ICSP) are proud to announce that they will jointly organize the “International Conference on Shared Parenting 2017”, sponsored by NPO, on May 29-31, 2017 in Boston, MA, USA.
Internationally recognized representatives of shared parenting research, including Malin Bergstrom (Sweden), Sanford Braver (USA), William Fabricius (USA), Edward Kruk (Canada), Michael Lamb (UK), Linda Nielsen (USA), Patrick Parkinson (Australia) and Richard Warshak (USA) have already committed to presenting their research findings concerning shared parenting at this conference.
In addition, there will be break-out sessions for those who seek answers from experienced family law attorneys on common family law problems.
To receive updates on this conference as further details emerge, please register at the temporary conference website NPO-ICSP2017.org
Registering is free and implies no commitment - it simply means that you will be kept informed of new developments.
National Parents Organization (NPO), founded 1998, is a 501 (c)(3) not-for profit charitable and educational organization based in Boston, Massachusetts, United States, focused on promoting shared parenting, where both parents have equal standing raising children after a separation or divorce. National Parents Organization recognizes that preserving a strong bond between children and their parents is critically important to children's emotional, mental, and physical health.
The International Council on Shared Parenting (ICSP), founded 2014 and based in Bonn, Germany, is an international association with individual members from the sectors science, family professions and civil society. The purpose of the association is first, the dissemination and advancement of scientific knowledge on the needs and rights (“best interests”) of children whose parents are living apart, and second, to formulate evidence-based recommendations about the legal, judicial and practical implementation of shared parenting. The first and second International Conferences on Shared Parenting organized by the ICSP took place in Bonn, Germany, on 9-11 July 2014 and 9-11 December, 2015. The conference conclusions are available at www.twohomes.org.