Featuring guest speaker Janet Schrager, Ph. D.
Positive psychology is the scientific study of the strengths and virtues that enable individuals and communities to thrive. Janet Schrager, Ph.D., will be presenting some of the basic tools associated with positive psychology, and will help you to incorporate them into your personal and professional lives. Positive psychology helps individuals manage all kinds of transitions, so this will be a very beneficial training for anyone working in the world of divorce.
Deborah Noonan and Darcy McAlister are hosting a Meeting for Mediators to Exchange Ideas There is so much to learn from one another! Whether it be for those looking to expand their practice in mediation, those who are seasoned and interested in sharing their experience, or those who simply believe they might benefit from hearing others' insights and perspectives. Please join us at Ten Twenty Oyster Bar & Bistro on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 5:00pm - 6:30pm Please RSVP by October…Find out more »
Maximizing Success in Mediation and Collaborative Process: How Our Identities and Values Affect Our Proficiency in Dispute Resolution Thursday, November 3, 2016 Registration 8:30am - 9:00am Course begins 9:00am to 4:30pm Presented by: Nancy Cameron JD "Now with Carry-Over CLEs for Attorneys!" Have you ever considered how your professional and social identity affects your work in collaborative teams and mediations? As an interdisciplinary team we will explore how our professional identities can unite us or can lead to conflict, and we…Find out more »
Connecticut Teacher's Retirement & Social Security: Not Your Average Pensions The divorce rate among couples ages 50 and older, is growing rapidly. Today, 25% of the couples getting divorced in America are over the age of 50. Understanding Social Security retirement and survivor benefit options for spouses and ex-spouses is an important part of any divorce negotiation and Settlement Agreement. The Connecticut Teacher's Retirement is a complex pension plan with very specific rules and restrictions for vesting, valuation and division.…Find out more »
Breakfast for Mediators Hosted by Susan Jacobs On Monday, February 27, at 8:30 a.m., I will host an informal coffee/bagel gathering for attorneys who practice Divorce Mediation in the New Haven area. As we all know, Mediation is a positive alternative to litigation, but it poses its own practice challenges. How receptive is the New Haven Bench to mediated agreements? How best to balance litigation and mediation clients? Who can I confer with? Should I caucus? Am I impartial? How do…Find out more »
Please join us for a Mediator's Lunch Whether you have been mediating for years or are thinking about adding mediation to your practice, come join us for a networking luncheon on Friday March 24th from 1-2pm! This is a great opportunity to meet fellow mediators in our area. The luncheon will be provided by Jennifer Luise Champagne and Kelly Bodie at our office: 865 River Road, Suite 302, Shelton CT. Please RSVP to email@example.com if you can make it! About Jennifer Luise Champagne Jennifer Luise Champagne, MA is a Licensesd Professional…Find out more »
Park Central Tavern, Hamden CT Wednesday, April 12, 2017 6:00pm - 8:30pm THE NEW AGE OF DIVORCE Items to Keep in Mind When Working with Same Sex Couples in Family Law Presented By: Meghan Freed, Esq. Kristen Marcroft, Esq. Freed Marcroft LLC Attorneys Meghan Freed and Kristen Marcroft will address the topics collaborative professionals and mediators should have in mind when assisting same sex couples through family law issues. Discussion will include: The "length of the marriage" issue…Find out more »
CCND's Two-Day Basic Divorce Mediation training will be offered again next April. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a place for next year's training now! Friday, April 21, 2017 9:00am- 4:30pm Saturday, April 22, 2017 9:00am- 4:30pm CCND will offer a special two day program on Basic Divorce mediation designed specifically for individuals who have taken 30-40 hours of Basic Mediation Training and are desirous of meeting membership requirements for CCND. The program focuses, in depth, on the essential legal, psychological and financial principles of family…Find out more »
CCND Welcomes Back Kenneth Cloke Thursday and Friday, May 4 - 5, 2017 Best Western Plus 201 Washington Avenue North Haven, CT 06473 Intensive Training The Dance of Opposites: Using Heartfelt Communication and Conflict Resolution Systems Design to Resolve Chronic Divorce, Family, Marital and Relational Conflicts "Family life! The United Nations is child's play compared to the tugs and splits and need to understand and forgive in any family." ~May Sarton Thursday, May 4, 2017 8:30am - 4:30pm Friday,…Find out more »
Mediating East of the River: An opportunity to network and build your mediation practice. Please join Dr. Abby Cole for a light breakfast and the opportunity to network and exchange tips and ideas with other mediation professionals from 8am to 9:30am on Thursday, May 18. Dr. Cole's office is located at 41-C New London Turnpike, Glastonbury. Please RSVP to email@example.com.Find out more »