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USEFUL LINKS:

On-line Child Support Calculator

Family Law Resource Lists
Provides a county-by- county list of various family law and related services available in Oregon.

Oregon Judicial Department, Family Law Website
Information about state and local family law advisory committees, court-connected services, parent education, family law resources, and access to the statewide optional domestic relations forms.

Oregon State Bar
(choose Public at the bottom of the page)
Legal information for the public is available at their "Legal Links" location. Also information about the Lawyer Referral Service and Modest Means Program.

Oregon Law Help
Provides a list of Oregon's legal services offices in the state, as well as free legal information for low-income Oregonians.

Collaborative Divorce

Mediation – Annual Resource Directory, Oregon Mediation Association

BOOKS:

• GENERAL DIVORCE •

Between Love and Hate: A Guide to a Civilized Divorce
by Lois Gold

Untying The Knot
by Janine M. Bernard and Harold Hackney


• GUIDANCE THROUGH DIVORCE DECISIONS •

The Divorce Decisions Workbook
by Margorie Louise Engel and Diana Delhi Gould

Mom's House, Dad's House: A Complete Guide for Parents Who Are Separated, Divorced or Remarried
by Isolina Ricci


• PARENTING AFTER DIVORCE •

Children: The Challenge – The Classic Work on Improving Parent-Child Relations
by Rudolf Dreikurs, M.D., with Vicki Soltz, R.N.

New Beginning: Skills for Single Parents
by Don Dinkmeyer, Gary McKay, and Joyce McKay

Joint Custody with a Jerk
by Julie A. Ross and Judy Corcoran

101 Ways to be a Long Distance Super-Dad... Or Mom, Too!
by George Newman


• PARENTING: HELPING CHILDREN ADJUST TO A DIVORCE •

Making Divorce Easier on Your Child: 50 Effective Ways to Help Children Adjust
by Rex Forehand, Ph.D. and Nicholas Long, Ph.D.

Helping Children Cope with Divorce the Sandcastles Way
by Gary Newman

Touchpoints (volume one)Touchpoints (volume two)
by Barry Brazelton


• FOR CHILDREN •

Preschool: Dinosaur's Divorce
by Lawrence Brown

Early Elementary: It's not Your Fault, Koko Bear
by Vicky Lansky

Later Elementary: Families are Forever! Kids Workbook for Sharing Feelings About Divorce
by Melissa Smith

Pre-Teen: The Kid's Guide To Divorce
by Brogan, Marden & Fawcett

Pre-Teen Fiction: Dear Mr. Henshaw
by Beverly Cleary

Teenager: The Boys And Girls Book About Divorce
by R. Gardner

Teenager: Coping When Your Family Falls Apart
by Dianna Brooher