Supervised Visitation in Chico, California Supervised Visitation is often ordered by the Court when there is a concern or question of safety. A trained professional of supervised visitation services will observe the visit between the parent and child/ren and provide a written report to both parents and/or attorneys involved.
CA law governs Supervised Visitation according to Standard 5.20 and Family Code section 3200.5. See below for training and qualifications.
Supervised Visitation Supervised Visitation is contact between a noncustodial party and one or more children in the presence of a neutral third person.
Supervised Exchange Supervised Exchange (also known as Safe Exchange or Monitored Exchange) allows for the safe transfer of children for custodial time.
Get the Supervised Visitation flyer by the Judicial Council of California here.
Professional Provider of Supervised Visitation in Chico, California. Professional Training and Development - Trained by the Judicial Council of California, required 24.5 hours of education according to Standard 5.20 and Family Code Section 3200.5 for Supervised Visitation Monitors - First Aid / CPR certified - Child Development - Cultural Awareness - Trauma Informed - Behavior Management - Child Abuse Reporting Guidelines - Several certifications in assisting with Domestic Violence issues - Certified in Anger Management Facilitation for Adolescents and Adults - Experience working with families as they recover and reunite after Court ordered detainment (CPS, CSD) - Experience working with families as they transition to separate households - Bachelor's degree in Sociology - Master's degree in Psychology
Please Note: Supervised Visitation is NOT therapy. For information on Therapy Service, check here. Supervised visitation is not mediation. Your Monitor cannot get involved in the personal emotions, frustrations and/or relationship complaints that are often present in a divorcing or ineffective co-parenting situation. Those issues should be addressed with the Court, your attorney, mediator, therapist, and/or other professional.
A Monitor's job is to remain neutral and provide a safe visitation experience. Custodial and Visiting Parents must each follow SV guidelines.
If you would like more information about Supervised Visitation or Monitored Exchange, please call...
530-518-1406 Melinda Haynes, MA, LMFT Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist California lic. no. 102308 Serving Chico, Redding, Paradise, Oroville, Willows, Yuba City, Gridley The persons depicted on this site are models. Photos do not represent or guarantee results.
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