Testimonials for Navigating Family Court:

In the Best Interest of Your Child

Janet M. Denton, Attorney

Director of Family Court Services of Tarrant County

“…free of legalese, Rhonda R. Hopkins gives insights on how to get through a family case in the best of ways during the worst of times…I would advise any parent going through the family court system to read this guide for themselves, and definitely for their children.”

Bradley S. Craig, LMSW-IPR, CFLE

Between Two Homes, LLC

“Navigating Family Court is an essential read for parents or other family members considering entering the family law process due to divorce or other child related matters. Rhonda Hopkins empowers and educates the reader with information regarding the terms and dynamics of the court system, taking you from the beginning prior to hiring an attorney to the options available to finalize the matter. But more so, she provides valuable insight in to the do’s and don’ts in the court room, with your attorney, with your children, and with other professionals connected to the court.”

Sarah Stuart


"...read what Rhonda Hopkins, with twenty years professional experience in the field, suggests you can do to minimize conflict and settle down to amicable co-parenting...This book is crammed with chapters of rock-solid advice on how to best handle procedures and officials you very likely don’t know exist, yet. I certainly didn’t, but I wish I had."

About the author

Rhonda R. Hopkins

Rhonda Hopkins worked within the Family Court system for twenty years, ten of those as a custody evaluator. She has extensive knowledge of child abuse and neglect, experience in forensic interviewing, and she is a certified family mediator. During her years working with families, Rhonda saw firsthand how confusing most litigants found court to be. NAVIGATING FAMILY COURT: IN THE BEST INTEREST OF YOUR CHILD is the result of Rhonda wanting to share her experience with others so they might have a little peace of mind during the stress of divorce and/or custody litigation.