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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).








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.






FRANZ, Jennifer S, Ph.D.; J.D.

Laflin Mediation

PO Box 9941

Moscow, ID 83843

Ph: (509) 554-2373


Licensed attorney in Idaho, Supreme Court Approved Child Custody Mediator, Parenting Coordination Training and Advanced training in Family Law and Dispute through the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts; Graduate of the Northwest institute for Dispute Resolution in Family Mediation, Family Law Mediator with experience in high conflict divorce, parenting plans and domestic violence; 10 years experience with the WHO researching women’s and children’s health and development.


Rate:  $95/hour.  Will conduct services over Zoom so parties can be located in any county in Idaho.





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.






PENTON, A. Denise

Penton Law Offices, PLLC

P.O. Box 6326

Boise, ID 83201

Ph: (208) 472-8843

Fx: (208) 902-2356



I am a licensed attorney in practice for over 20 years. My areas of practice incude family law including divorces, child custody disputes and modifications, child support, guardianships and conservatorships, adoptions and termination of rights, immigration law, probates and landlord/tenant issues. I have performed investigations and home visitts in the course of my practice. My background includes criminal work as both a prosecuting attorney and defense attorney. I am available in Ada, Boise, Canyon, Elmore, Payette and Valley counties.




Rate: $225/hour. Office in Boise. Will travel subject to reimbursement throughout Idaho. I am available in Ada, Boise, Canyon, Elmore, Payette and Valley counties.








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