REPRESENTING PARENTS IN ABUSE AND NEGLECT CASES 2005
Don’t fall for the “mediation” at a child protective services court hearing or trial. It is nothing more than a con to try to get the parent to “voluntarily” relinquish parental rights and yield the courts, judges, lawyers, cps, and prospective adoptive or foster parents or kinship care providers taxpayer money, lots of it!
There are probably updates to this manual that author of this post has not searched for, but she thought it was important for you to be familiar with its existence and the language used therein.
Good luck! Keep fighting!