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Stephanie Hughes, M.Ed, LMHC, LPC

Stephanie Hughes, M.Ed, LMHC, LPC, has a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology and Human Services, specializing in Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Oregon. She was also trained by Joan Kelly, Ph.D, who is internationally recognized as one of the founders of Parenting Coordination. Stephanie brings over 20 years of knowledge and expertise to her work in child custody matters.

In 2012, Stephanie began providing forensic psychological services, including Bilateral Custody Evaluations, Parenting Coordination, and Reunification Therapy. Previously, Stephanie spent 11 years employed at the Division of Children and Family Services where she worked as a social worker and supervisor of Child Welfare, Adoptions and Home Studies. Prior to that, she was employed as a Family Reconciliation Services and Family Preservation Services therapist.

Stephanie is a member of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts.


Bilateral Custody Evaluations
Parenting Coordination
Parent Instruction
Parent-Child Observations
Reunification Therapy
Individual, Couples, and Family Therapy


Assessment of Parenting
Child Custody
High Conflict Relationships
Abuse and Trauma
Foster Care