A Happy Child Co-Parenting Course

State Certified Family Stabilization Parent Education Program written by Kids Need Both, Inc founder Danica Joan Dockery, M.Ed.

Danica Joan Dockery · May 31, 2021

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This is a Parent Education and Family Stabilization Course designated, pursuant to Section 61.21 (2)(a), F.S., to provide information to parents as that information relates to court actions between the parents involving custody, care, visitation, and support of a child or children.

Learning Goal:

The participant will acquire distinctions and understanding of the impact choices have upon individuals, families and extended community. And in the recognition of these distinctions, participants who complete this program, and their families, will experience improved outcomes within their family dynamics.

Performance Objectives:

At the completion of course, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify the stages of grief and how it relates to divorce/separation.
  • Distinguish techniques and ways of being most effective in communicating as a co-parent.
  • Identify standard terms used in family law.
  • Describe healthy ways co-parents can stay connected with their child.
  • Identify mistakes to avoid when communicating with the other parent.
  • Identify forms of domestic violence.
  • Generate the content of a parenting plan.

About Instructor

Danica Joan Dockery

Danica Joan Dockery is a Certified Family Mediator with the Florida Supreme Court, a Guardian Ad Litem, the author of Florida’s Family Stabilization Parent Education Curriculum, Educator, a Personal Custody Coach and founder of Kids Need Both, Inc. She has devoted her life to guiding families, through coaching, education, and resources, to find workable, equitable, solutions to their custody conflicts. In her life she has been a television producer, scriptwriter, graphic designer, photographer, college professor, elementary school teacher, curriculum author, executive director, anger management and domestic violence specialist, traffic school owner, family mediator, and an Amazon Best Selling Author. She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Digital Design and a Master of Education degree in Instructional Technology. She has five sons and five grandchildren. Danica was personally impacted over 20 years ago with a high conflict custody battle that she successfully navigated through her commitment to 50/50 shared custody. Now that her children are adults, she continues to advocate for the next generation.

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Course Includes

  • 26 Lessons
  • 7 Topics
  • 9 Coursework
  • Course Certificate

Ratings and Reviews

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5 Ratings
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Jason Hermetz
Posted 12 hours ago
Great course

The course is very informative. I had a small issue doing the course on Sunday afternoon so I contacted Danica. With a couple of emails back and forth she got the issue resolved. I completed the course and got my certificate quick. Thank you so much Danica.

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Blake Wash
Posted 4 days ago
Easy and effective

No expectations, well worth it

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Herbert Peeples
Posted 4 weeks ago
Very Informative

I learned so much about the best ways to move forward in a new relationship with my ex-spouse for the benefit of our child.

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Posted 5 months ago
I learned so much more than I expected to

The course is VERY informative. I truly learned alot. I immediately started applying what I learned. Danica is amazing at being accessible & super quick at responding if you have a question. She got my certificate done quick just like she said she would. I had a wonderful experience beginning to end 🙂

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Posted 10 months ago
Danica is a true professional in this area

If you want to get a handle on co-parenting you will want to take this course

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