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A Deeper Dive: The Intersection of Family Law and Psychology 2019

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Understand the thoughts, behaviours, and emotions in the case

Thursday and Friday, April 11 and 12, 2019
9:00 am – 4:00 pm (both days)
Vancouver Location TBA
or attend via webinar

Click on the course links to register for either Day 1 or Day 2.

Who should attend: All professionals involved in family breakdown, including lawyers, judges, mental health professionals, mediators, and arbitrators.

Learning level: All levels

This is the two-day update to our acclaimed program, Assessments and Interventions: The Intersection of Family Law and Psychology. As in 2016, this course is taught by a multidisciplinary faculty of expert psychologists, clinical counsellors, lawyers and judges, who will provide insights and practical guidance on the challenging intersections of law and psychology in family law disputes.

Day One will feature a discussion of:

  • high conflict family law disputes
  • the neurobiological effect of conflict on children’s development
  • issues relating to attachment
  • creating appropriate parenting plans

Day Two will include an in-depth discussion of:

  • parenting assessments
  • new research on children’s experience of separation and wish to be included in decision-making after separation
  • important intersectional issues and cultural competence in family law, including the impact of culture, socioeconomic status, and domestic violence on decision-making

Join us and gain a better understanding of your clients’ and their children’s needs.

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 12 hours (a minimum of 2 hours pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)

Course Chairs
John-Paul E. Boyd — John-Paul Boyd Arbitration Chambers, Vancouver and Calgary
Alyson Jones — Alyson Jones & Associates, West Vancouver
Morag M.J. MacLeod, QC — Barrister & Solicitor, Vancouver



Register by March 14/19
Regular Price
After March 14/19
Webinar  $889 $989
Webinar Articled Student $439 $489
In Person* $1,129 $1,239
In Person Articled Student* $629 $689
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Registration includes an electronic copy of the reference materials.
*Lunch is included both days.

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*If your group includes an articled student, the first registration must be at the full rate if a lawyer is participating.

Unable to attend without financial support? Learn about our Bursary Program and Easy Pay Plan.

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Format Live Course Add to Cart
Start Date & Time 2019-04-11 9:00 AM
End Date & Time 2019-04-12 4:00 PM
Location Vancouver location TBA
Spaces Available 49
Course Chair John-Paul E. Boyd, AOCA, MA, LLB
Course Chair Alyson Jones
Course Chair Morag M.J. MacLeod, QC

Format Live Webinar Add to Cart
Start Date & Time 2019-04-11 9:00 AM
End Date & Time 2019-04-12 4:00 PM
Online Provider
Spaces Available 28

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