Steven Friedlander, Ph.D. is a clinical psychologist, in private practice with offices in Marin and San Francisco Counties. He has special expertise working with families when a child is refusing or resisting contact with a parent. His most recent publications have focused on post-divorce disruption of family relationships, and interventions designed to resolve those problems. Dr. Friedlander facilitates consultation groups for other professionals which focus on interventions with families when a child resists/refuses contact with a parent, and parent coordination in high conflict families. He served on the Board of Directors of the California chapter of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC-CA) from 2005-2014. Dr. Friedlander is Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California San Francisco.