High Conflict Institute was co-founded by Bill Eddy, LCSW, Esq., to provide education and resources to professionals and consumers who find themselves handling High Conflict situations. After years of working with High Conflict disputes in many settings, we came to the conclusion that these disputes are not driven by complex issues, but by High Conflict Personalities. The Issue's Not the Issue, the Personality is the Issue.
Charlie Sheen keeps telling us he's special, but is he really that unique? We've read volumes about the king of custody battles, Alec Baldwin. We've followed the ranting of Mel Gibson, most recently from recorded tapes leaked by his ex-girlfriend during their child support battle.
And now we have Charlie Sheen's statements as he fights with CBS executives over his sitcom, Two and a Half Men. As CBS takes steps to "divorce" Sheen from his TV role, Sheen is quoted as saying: "[We're] definitely at war. The war is that they are trying to destroy my family, trying to take all my money, leaving me with no means to support my family."
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