Illinois law requires all parents of minor children involved in any action involving custody or visitation to complete a court-authorized parent education program. Such actions include modification of custody or visitation or if moving with a child or children from Illinois. Children in Between Online is accepted throughout the state as an online parenting class.
*To see if the course is accepted in your county, please see the list at the bottom of this page
The divorce/separation of one’s parents is a major event in the life of a child. Children in Between Online ensures that the accompanying stress is minimized, the long-term psychological burden is eased, and the whole process is made more understandable and manageable for the parents so that children will benefit.
No other class has validated and documented studies to show the positive results that Children in Between Online can produce. None of the other major advertised parenting classes do the research to prove the value of their class for the children.
CONVENIENT ONLINE COURSE- CONFIDENTIAL AND SECURE
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Award Winning Class developed by noted psychologist, Donald A. Gordon, PhD
Take at home, not in a classroom
Complete the course 100% online
Accessible 24/7 on computers, smartphones, and tablets
Only 4 hours to complete
30 days access. Log in and out as needed.
What Parents are saying about
Children in Between Online:
"I felt like I learned a lot of valuable information, particularly in remembering to Stop-Look and Listen, ways to be mindful, and to remember that the way my children respond to our divorce is directly related to how much conflict they are exposed to."
Mother- Maricopa County, AZ
"In-depth information and a complete guide to working agreements out with former partners."
Father- Cook County, IL
"The videos were definitely helpful, because they're pretty relatable."
Mother- Wayne County, MI
"All very fundamental and great exercises for me to use in my everyday life that I, our son and anybody in a similar situation could really benefit from."
Parent- Phoenix, AZ
Counties listed in red accept on a case by case basis.
Jo Daviess County
Rock Island County
St. Clair County
The Center for Divorce Education
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CDE's Children in Between is a skills based program that helps children and parents deal with the children's reactions to divorce.
The program is based on research that identifies the most common and stressful loyalty conflicts experienced by children of divorce.