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MCLC 2019 Intro Collaborative Law Training

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As a service to our members and the general public, the Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation is sharing the following announcement. MCFM is not responsible for the content of this announcement and is not a sponsor of the program or programs described in this announcement.


*** Training Announcement from the Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council ***


MCLC Introductory Interdisciplinary Collaborative Law Training
September 19-20, 2019
MGM Springfield
1 MGM Way
Springfield, MA 01103

Benefits of Attending:

▪ Learn the fundamentals of the Collaborative Law model and how to apply it to both Family & Business Law cases.

▪ Develop results-oriented techniques to help clients reach successful resolutions to disputes.

▪ Identify and implement strategies for success with high-conflict clients and how to navigate challenging cases.

▪ Train with experienced professionals who are passionate about the team approach.

▪ Course meets the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (IACP) standards for a Collaborative Law Intro Training.

▪ Continuing Education Credits are available

Who should Attend: This training is designed for family and business law attorneys, psychologists and other mental health professionals, coaches, social workers, and mediators, financial professionals, child development and co-parenting specialists, and anyone assisting business or family clients in conflict.

Click here to learn more about The Collaborative Team.


Lectures, demonstrations (video and live), role plays, and panel discussions will include these topics:

  • Elements of Collaborative Law Practice
  • Making the “Paradigm Shift”  - Moving from an Adversarial Mindset to a Collaborative Mindset
  • Interests-Based Negotiation
  • The Interdisciplinary Team in the Collaborative Process
  • Ethical Considerations and Dilemmas
  • Overcoming Challenges in Collaborative Law Practice
  • Incorporating Collaborative Law into Your Practice


Gina Arons, Psy.D.
David Consigli, CPA, ABV
Dawn Effron, J.D.
Susan M. DeMatteo, M.Ed., J.D.
Justin Kelsey, J.D.
Barbara Nason, J.D.
Betsy Ross, LICSW, CGP


For more info and to register


September 19, 2019 8:00 AM   through   September 20, 2019 5:00 PM
1 MGM Way
MGM Springfield
Springfield, MA 01103
United States

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