Publications/Presentations

Child Psychology Publications

Rhodes, J. B. (December 2011). Ask the Expert: Breaking the entitlement cycle during the holiday season. Golden GateMother’s Group Newsletter.

Rhodes, J. B. (September 2011). Sensitive children and the start to the new school year. PAMP: The parents club of Palo Alto and Menlo Park.

Rhodes, J. B. (May/June 2011). Too much, too soon: Breaking the entitlement cycle . M Magazine, p. 96.

Rhodes, J.B. (March 2011). Breaking the entitlement cycle. PAMP: The parents’ club of Palo Alto and Menlo Park, p. 22.

Linares, O.; Rhodes, J.B., & Montalto, D. (2010). Perceived coparenting and child problems among families in foster care. Family Process, 49, 530-542.

Rhodes, J.B. (2010). Parenting a child who feels entitled. Children’s Health Council Parenting Tip.

Rhodes, J.B. (2010). A Review of Bottoms, Najdowski, and Goodman’s Children as Victims, Witnesses, and Offenders: Psychological Science and the Law. Journal of Child and Adolescent Trauma, 3, 161 – 162.

Invited Presentations

Rhodes, J. B. (2016).  Attachment, Perception, and the Role of a Custody Evaluator.  Presented at New York University Advanced Topics in Forensic Psychology, Master’s in Forensic Psychology Program.

Fridhandler, B.; Iscoff, D.; Chiu, E.; and Rhodes, J.B. (April 2013).  How attachment theory can (and can’t) guide custody decisions.  Presented at the State Bar of California’s Family Law Section Webinar.

Fridhandler, B.; Iscoff, D.; Chiu, E.; and Rhodes, J.B. (October 2012).  How attachment theory can (and can’t) guide custody decisions.  Presented at the San Francisco Bar Association.

Rhodes, J.B. (August 2011). The assessment of young children involved in custody evaluations. To be presented at Philip Stahl, Ph.D., ABPP 2011 Child Custody Evaluation Training for California Rules of Court 5.225 & 5.230. San Ramon, CA.

Rhodes. J. B. (October 2010). Parenting Plans in the 21st Century: Infants and Young Children. Presented at the Colorado Chapter of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, Denver, CO.

Rhodes, J.B. (October 2009). Parent-Child Structured Interaction Procedure: The Crowell Play Procedure. Invited presentation at the Marschak Intervention Method training at the Infant and Preschool Mental Health Certificate Program at Alliant International University, San Diego, CA.

Presentations

Ludolph, P. & Rhodes, J.B. (June 2011). A Preliminary Model for Relationship Assessment of Very Young Children in Child Custody Evaluations. Presented at AFCC 48th Annual Conference. Orlando, FL.

Rhodes, J.B. (April 2011). Domestic Violence Risk Assessment. Presented at the
Stanford-Children’s Health Council Pre-Doctoral Psychology didactic series. Palo Alto, CA.

Rhodes, J.B. (April 2011). Divorce and Ethics. . Presented at the Stanford-Children’s Health Council Pre-Doctoral Psychology didactic series. Palo Alto, CA.

Rhodes, J.B. (April 2011). Child Forensic Psychology: An Overview. Presented at the
Stanford-Children’s Health Council Pre-Doctoral Psychology didactic series.
Palo Alto, CA.

Rhodes, J.B. (February 2011). Mommy’s house, daddy’s house: Separating divorce fact
from fiction. Presented at Children’s Health Council Parenting Education Series. Palo, Alto, CA.

Rhodes, J.B. (February 2011). Children and PTSD. Presented at the Children’s Health Council MFT didactic series. Palo Alto, CA.

Rhodes, J.B. and Grites, Karen (September 2010). Breaking the entitlement cycle.Presented at Children’s Health Council Parenting Education Series. Palo, Alto, CA.

Rhodes, J.B. and Silver C. (August 2010). Assessment of Child Sexual Behavior Problems. Presented at Children’s Health Council Mental Health Clinicians Meeting. Palo Alto, CA.

Rhodes, J.B. (August 2010). Co-parenting in Foster Care: An Alternative Approach for Conflicted Families. Paper presented at the 118th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association. San Diego, CA.

Rhodes, J.B. (June 2010). Forensic issues in parent-child observations: What does infant mental health have to do with it? Accepted proposal for the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, 47th Annual Conference on, “Traversing the Trail of Alienation: Rocky Relationships, Mountains of Emotion, Mile High Conflict.” Denver, CO.

Rhodes, J.B. (May 2010). Young children and trauma: Understanding the behavior of traumatized children in a supervised visitation context. Presented at the pre conference institute of the Supervised Visitation Network Annual Conference. Denver, CO

Rhodes, J.B. (November 2009). Speaking for the child: How to utilize attachment theory to assist in designing child custody recommendations to reduce family conflict. Presented at the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, Regional Training Conference in Reno, NV. “Interventions for Family Conflict: Stacking the Odds in Favor of Children.”

Geffner, R., Rhodes, J.B. & Oliver, T. (September 2009). Assessing children exposed to adult intimate partner violence. Workshop presented at the 14th International Conference on Violence, Abuse and Trauma, San Diego, CA.

Rhodes, J.B. (September 2009). Foster Parents’ Perceptions of their Co-parenting Relationship with Biological Parents: Influences on Child Development. Poster presented at the 14th International Conference on Violence, Abuse and Trauma, San Diego, CA

Rhodes, J.B. (July, 2009). Child therapy from beginning to end: A case presentation of a preschooler with complex trauma. Presented at the Infant Mental Health Training Program Case Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Rhodes, J.B. and van Beyer, K., (May, 2009). Relocation Revisited: The Consequences of Hurricane Katrina on Child Custody Cases. Presented at the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, 46th Annual Conference on “Children Courts and Custody: Back to the Future or Full Steam Ahead?” New Orleans, LA.

Kennedy, M., and Rhodes, J.B. (March, 2009). Lessons from Katrina. Presented at the American Montessori Society Annual Conference: Educating for Peace and Social Justice. New Orleans, LA.

Rhodes, J. B. (February, 2009). Use of attachment theory in child custody and parenting capacity evaluations. Presented at Child Custody Didactics, Child Custody and Mediation Clinic, Metairie, LA.

van Beyer, K., and Rhodes, J.B. (October, 2008). Child custody evaluations: A family
systems approach. Presented at Child Psychiatry Grand Rounds Tulane
University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA.

Rhodes, J. B. (August, 2008). Follow me Mommy! Using child-parent psychotherapy to repair a relationship damaged by neglect and domestic violence. Presented at Early Childhood Support and Services Case Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Rhodes, J. B. (July, 2008). Introduction to infant team. Presented at East Jefferson Parish Office of Community Services, New Orleans, LA.

Rhodes, J. B. (January, 2008). Co-parenting in foster care. Presented at Child Psychiatry Grand Rounds Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA.

Rhodes, J. B. (June, 2006). Learning disabilities. Presented at Sarah Lawrence
College Alumni Reunion Panel, Bronxville, NY.

Rhodes, J. B. (October, 2005). Behavior management with children in group therapy.
Presented at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Westchester Division, Seminar on Group Psychotherapy; White Plains, NY.

Relevant Post-Doctoral Training

 

Child Custody and Domestic Violence Training Update

Training by Philip Stahl, Ph.D., ABPP (2013, 2014, 2015)

Workshop on Compassion Focused Therapy

Training by Paul Gilbert, PhD and Kristin Neff, PhD (2013)

Child Custody and Domestic Violence Training Update

Institute on Violence, Abuse and Trauma (2012)

Child Custody and Domestic Violence Training Update

Training by Philip Stahl, Ph.D., ABPP (2011)

Conducting Child Custody Evaluations in the Best Interests of the Child (20 CE)

Training by Meera Fox, J.D and faculty members of Child Abuse Solutions, Inc. Included specific training in child

abuse, domestic violence, child sexual abuse, child sex trafficking and child pornography. (2010)

Basic and Advanced Divorce Mediation

Loyola Law School New Orleans, Louisiana

Training by Claire Hesse, LPC, LMFT, NCC and Bobby Harges, J.D., LL.M (2009)

Attachment, Alienation and Access: Advanced Interventions for Parenting Coordinators

Association of Family and Conciliation Courts New Orleans, Louisiana

Training by Arnold Sheinvold, Ph.D.  (2009)

Child-Parent Psychotherapy Training

Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana Training by Julie Larrieu, Ph.D. (2008)

CBT for PTSD in Preschool Children

Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana Training by Michael Scheeringa, M.D. (2008)

Infant Mental Health Training

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Julie Larrieu, Ph.D. and Paula Zeanah, Ph.D (2007)