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Counseling & Mediation Services

P.O. Box 5876

Twin Falls, ID 83303

Ph: (208) 308-8276




Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC.P) Private Practice; Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist; Supreme Court Approved Child Custody Mediator; Parenting Apart Facilitator for the 5th District Courts; Extensive training in addictions, child development and effects of divorce on children; NBCC Certified Counselor and NBSC Certified School Counselor.





Rate:  $80/hour.  Will travel to all areas of Idaho (subject to travel reimbursement).








KBE Behavioral Health & Forensic Services, LLC

PO Box 527

Nampa, ID 83686

Ph: (208) 252-9800

Fax: (208) 498-6305


I have over 10 years experience working with all types of populations in the mental health field, and 5 years experience working with children and families. Currently, a Parenting Time Evaluator, Mediator, and Domestic Violence Evaluator.





Rate: $150/hour. I am willing to provide services in Ada, Canyon, Payette, Kootenai and Lewiston counties.







Beard St. Clair Gaffney, PA

520 First American Circle

Rexburg, ID 83440

Ph: (208) 243-0375 

Fax: (208) 359-5888 


Certified by the internationally recognized Cooperative Parenting Coordination Institute, Supreme Court Approved Child Custody Mediator, specific parenting coordination training in custody, child development, attachment theory, bonding, grief & loss, coping styles of children, relocation, overnights, alienation, and domestic violence. Practicing law in Idaho and Utah since 2001 with significant legal experience with high conflict divorce.




Rate: $200/hour.  I am willing to provide services in Fremont, Clark, Butte, Blaine, Jefferson, Madison, Teton, Bingham, Bonneville, Caribou, Bannock, Power, Bear Lake, Franklin, and Oneida.






EDWARDS, Kathy, M.S.; J.D.; LPC

Cornerstone Psychological Associates, PLLC

1755 Westgate Drive, Ste 260

Boise, ID 83704

Ph: (208) 373-0790

Fax: (208) 373-0816


Licensed Attorney, Licensed Professional Counselor, 20 years expereience in family and criminal law. Performs parenting time evaluations and child custody mediations. Experienced in child attachment and development issues.





Rate: $150/hour.  Will travel to all areas of Idaho (subject to travel reimbursement). Will also do Parenting Time Evaluations.








MORENO, Jeffrey, M.S.; LCSW

Stellar Mental Health & Mediation

3904 E Flamingo Ave, Ste 200

Nampa, ID 83687

Ph: (208) 639-1514

Fax: (208) 639-2301



Has worked in mental health/developmental services since 2000, with extensive experience working with children, individuals and families. Experienced in case management, communicty-based mental health services, child development, famiy dynamics, and parental alienation. Is clinical supervisor for mental health therapists.





Rate: $150/hour.  Office in Boise and Nampa. Willing to travel; fee based on location. No travel fee within 50 mile radius of either office.







OSEN, Melissa, LMSW

LMSW, A Chance 4 Change

459 Locust St N #102

Twin Falls, ID  83301

Ph: (208) 539-2226


Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) in private practice; Supreme Court approved Child Custody Mediator; Parenting Apart Facilitator for the 5th District Courts; Certified Eldercare Coordinator; Certified Trainer of Eldercaring Coordination; Certified Eldercare Mediator; Extensive training in addictions, child development, and effects of divorce on children.




Rate:  $150/hour.  Will accept clients on a sliding fee or pro bono basis.  Will travel to all areas of Idaho, subject to travel reimbursement.







Attorney at Law

P.O. Box 194

Coeur d’Alene, ID 83816-0194

Ph: (208) 964-0832

Fx: (208) 667-9639



Practicing family law in Idaho since 1984. Certified by the Idaho Mediation Association and by the Idaho Supreme Court for Child Custody and Civil Mediation. Has served as a "Special Master" in custody/paternity cases since 1997 and as Guardian ad Litem for children in high-conflict custody cases. Has completed all training necessary for Washington GAL certification.  Extensive continuing education in high-conflict divorce issues, child development, domestic violence, substance abuse, mental health issues affecting family dynamics, ethics, and interviewing techniques. Helped draft and develop original proposal for modifications to Idaho Civil Rules enabling use and control of Parenting Coordinators.



Rate: $100/hour.  

Will accept clients pro bono and on a sliding fee scale, based on circumstances and financial need.







SMITH, Thomas

Service & Spinner

1335 East Center St. / P.O. Box 6009

Pocatello, ID 83205-6009

Ph: (208) 232-4471

Fx: (208) 232-1808


I have extensive experience as an attorney practicing family law including divorces, custody disputes, child support, contempt, guardianships, conservatorships, and termination of parental rights.  As a child custody mediator, I have experience negotiating resolutions to disputes.  I have also worked in law enforcement for over seven years as a police officer and investigator.




Rate: $150/hour.  Willing to consider sliding fee or pro bono cases depending on the circumstances of each case.Areas willing to serve:  6th Judicial District, Bonneville, Bingham, Cassia, and Minidoka counties – subject to travel reimbursement.






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Idaho Supreme Court

Chief Justice Roger S. Burdick
Justice Joel D. Horton
Justice Robyn M. Brody
Justice G. Richard Bevan
Justice John R. Stegner

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Judge Sergio A. Gutierrez
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Judge Jessica M. Lorello



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