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WHY DOES NZ LAW SCHOOL SUPPORT A DISCREDITED THEORY DESPITE WARNINGS FROM PSYCHOLOGY EXPERTS?

A newly-released MA Thesis on Parental Alienation which was supervised and approved by University of Otago’s Law School in New Zealand got a lot of media attention this week. It is shocking the research got any air time, given that it is based on the concept of PAS (Parental Alienation Syndrome) which has long been discredited in the US from where it originated.

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