Susan Boyan L.M.F.T. is the co-founder and director of both Family Solutions Counseling Center and the Cooperative Parenting Institute in Atlanta, Georgia. Practicing since 1982, Susan provides psychotherapy through Family Solutions and functions primarily as a child specialist, divorce coach, mediator and a parenting coordinator through the Cooperative Parenting Institute.
Susan, an award-winning author, has co-authored several books on divorce including Cooperative Parenting & Divorce: A Parent Guide to Effective Co-Parenting and The Psychotherapist as Parent Coordinator in High Conflict Divorce: Strategies and Techniques. She has also authored Show and Tell for Play Therapists and Changes: Questions and Answers, a four hour divorce seminar for children. She is a member of the AFCC, AAMFT, IACP, CLIG, GMA, and ACR. She created the Georgia task force to explore ways to educate the legal and mental health professionals. They are also hoping to educate the general public regarding this very unique service. The task force hopes to increase awareness and encourage legislation. Susan writes and trains nationally on both Collaborative Multi-Disciplinary Process and Parenting Coordination. Susan is in practice with her husband and they have two grown children.