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Parenting Plan Worksheet


Who do the children live with?

What about holidays?

What about school trips, doctor's appointments, religion, and after school activities?

How will communication be handled?

Just who is responsible for what?


The Parenting Plan Worksheet is one of the most comprehensive documents available for helping parents sort out these matters. It consists of 12-pages, designed to assist parents discuss, negotiate and settle the child's schedule between the parents as well as parental responsibilities. You fill in the blanks and answer questions to create your own plan.


Parents can complete the document on their own, together, or with the help of a professional. They can compare their plans and use them as a tool for discussion, negotiation or mediation.


The Parenting Plan Worksheet is available in two file formats. Both can be downloaded and saved to your computer. The PDF format requires Adobe Acrobat Reader to view. The MS WORD format will allow the user to save and alter the document according to their needs. 


Parenting Plan MS WORD
Parenting Plan PDF




Gary Direnfeld, MSW, RSW 


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Gary Direnfeld, MSW, RSW
(905) 628-4847

Gary Direnfeld is a social worker. Courts in Ontario, Canada, consider him an expert on child development, parent-child relations, marital and family therapy, custody and access recommendations, social work and an expert for the purpose of giving a critique on a Section 112 (social work) report.

Search Gary’s name on GOOGLE.COM to view his many articles or visit his website. Call him for your next conference and for expert opinion on family matters. His services include counseling, mediation, assessment and assessment critiques.


For information on Direnfeld's book, Raising Kids Without Raising Cane, click here.


20 Suter Crescent, Dundas, ON, Canada L9H 6R5  Tel: (905) 628-4847  Email: gary@yoursocialworker.com