The Psychotherapy &
Training Collective of
Robin Halpern, LCSW–R, DCSW
Hank Blumfarb, LCSW
Human family members are not the only ones who suffer collateral damage from conflict in a household. The effects of trauma affect our furry family members as well.
Anna Freud talked about "in the best interests of the child", now both Alaska and Illinois have established legislation to have a judge determine custody in the best interest of the pet.
The author does a good job of consciousness raising regarding the "good enough" home environment for one's pet.
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For the Sake of the "Child"