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Divorce Isn't the War of the Roses: How We Can Help

  • Friday, October 28, 2016
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Sunrise at Fox Hill, 8300 Burdette Road. Bethesda, MD 20817
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INSTRUCTOR NAME: Karen P. Freed

INSTRUCTOR CONTACT INFORMATION: Email: kpfreed@hotmail.com


Category 2 | CE Hours Awarded: 1.5 (Brown Bag Event)

COURSE OBJECTIVES: By the conclusion of the class, participants should be able to:

  1. Provide information that therapists can use to help clients make appropriate choices about legal processes available in separation/divorce.
  2. Identify the legal processes by which couples can separate/divorce.
  3. Identify the language used in each process and ways that may effect outcome.
  4. Identify the pros and cons of each process.
  5. Understand for whom each process may be a good fit.

COURSE DESCRIPTION/OVERVIEW/TARGET AUDIENCE:

Brown Bag lunch for professionals of all levels. This workshop is designed to help clinicians talk to clients from a knowledge based level about options available when considering separation and/or divorce.

RECOMMENDED BOOKS/BIBLIOGRAPHY:

  • The Good Divorce by Constance Ahrons
  • Collaborative Divorce by Pauline H. Tesler, M.A., J.D. and Peggy Thompson, Ph.D.
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