Private Practice specializing in forensic evaluations for family courts including parenting plan assessments, independent psychological evaluations, court intervention and parenting coordinator services
Dr. Moran received a Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Maryland. In his independent practice in Phoenix, he provides evaluation, intervention and consultation services for individuals and families involved in family court.
He leads the Family Turning Point team which provides multi-day interventions for families with disrupted parent-child relationships. He is on the Board of Directors of Overcoming Barriers, Inc. (OCB) and has served as the clinical director of three OCB family camps.
He coauthored Overcoming the Coparenting Trap: Essential Skills When a Child Resists a Parent. He has contributed chapters to texts including Overcoming Parent-Child Contact Problems: Family Based Interventions for Resistance, Rejection and Alienation, A.M. Judge and R.M. Deutsch (Eds.); Parenting Plan Evaluations: Applied Research for the Family Court, K. Kuehnle & L. Drozd (Eds.) and its second edition, L. Drozd, M Saini, & N. Olesen (Eds.), and the upcoming publication Evidence-Informed Interventions for Court-Involved Families: Promoting Healthy Coping and Development, L. Greenberg, B.J. Fidler, & M.A. Saini (Eds.).
He is co-authoring a new book, Overcoming Malignant Family Conflict: Coparenting Nuts-and-Bolts which is scheduled for release in June 2019. He provides training to behavioral health professionals, attorneys and judges at local, regional, and national conferences.
Dr Moran currently serves on the Parenting Coordinator Task Force, Association of Family and Conciliation Courts National. He is past president of the Arizona Chapter of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts.