About Don Saposnek

Don SaposnekDonald T. Saposnek, Ph.D., is a clinical-child psychologist and family therapist in practice since 1971, a child custody mediator, trainer and consultant since 1977, and is a founding board member of the Academy of Professional Family Mediators and Editor of The Professional Family Mediator. 

He has published extensively in the professional literature on child custody and child psychology and is on the editorial boards of the Family Court Review and the Conflict Resolution Quarterly journals. He is the author ofMediating Child Custody Disputes: A Strategic Approach, and co-author ofSplitting America: How Politicians, Super Pacs and the News Media Mirror High Conflict Divorce. 

He has been teaching on the psychology faculty at the University of California, Santa Cruz since 1977, and is Adjunct Professor at Pepperdine University School of Law, Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution.

His website is: www.mediate.com/dsaposnek