Dr. James E. Walton

Dr. James E. Walton, Ph.D. is an experienced Collaborative Divorce Coach holding a doctorate in Clinical Psychology, a master’s in Family Therapy and an MBA in Global Management. He is on the Board of Directors of the Los Angeles Collaborative Family Law Association, and a statewide lecturer on Collaborative Divorce in California. As a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Dr. Walton specializes in helping divorcing couples process their break up in a constructive and empowering way, saving them money, heartache and time as a dispute coach with Peace Talks. In addition to his participation in Peace Talks, he is a member of the Los Angeles Collaborative Family Law Association, the International Association of Collaborative Professionals and the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists.

Dr. Walton helps empower your communication for achieving a successful division of your assets and lives while reducing the emotional tension resulting in settling the divorce more quickly. He can help significantly reduce the damage, both emotionally and financially, that comes from a divorce. He can assist you in communicating so that your thoughts, actions, and decisions are more easily understood. He can also help you with the necessary skills at co-parenting and creating the co-parenting plan. He works from the premise that by resolving the conflict you will begin to heal and successfully discover healthy separate lives.

Dr Walton’s advice and insights have been featured in: Fox Entertainment, Cosmopolitan Magazine, Discovery Health’s Berman and Berman Show, MSNBC’s Oscar Night of the Stars, The Alvin Jones Show, The Greg Mantel Show, Bergen Health & Life Magazine, and Thatz Entertainment. Dr. Walton was also the on-air video host of WebiHealth’s mental health series and host of KCSN 88.5 FM’s weekly drive time show Shrink Rap.