RESOURCES | We’ve pulled together these resources to help clarify common family law matters and we’re here to answer any questions you may have during what we know can be an emotionally overwhelming time.

Free Virtual Ethics & Supervision Training Series for Mental Health Professionals who prefer not to work with court-involved clients, but who are smart-enough to know it’s unavoidable and want to be prepared!
by Jenny Gomez, MS, LPC-S

February 12,  2021 | 12-1pm

What I Wish I Knew Then, That I Know Now: Lessons learned from a MHP working at a family law firm and the ethical and supervisory best practices that I didn’t know, I didn’t know until I knew.

 

March 5, 2021 | 12-1pm

Don’t Be Afraid, Be Smart and Prepared: Best practices to protect you and your practice when working with court-involved clients.

 

April 9, 2021 | 12-1pm

How to Effectively and Ethically Communicate and Interact with Court-Involved Clients, Attorneys, and the Courts.

 

May 7, 2021 | 12-1pm

Subpoenas & Records Requests: What are the rules and  best practices?

 

June 4, 2021 | 12-1pm

When You’ve Been Invited To The Dance: Testimony do’s and don’ts and the differences of live vs. virtual hearings and trials.

 

July 2, 2021 | 12-1pm

Unique Clinical Issues to Be Mindful Of When Working With Court-Involved or High-Conflict Families.

 

August 6, 2021 | 12-1pm

When Children Resist a Parent: What exactly is reunification therapy, what training you need to do it and how you can be most supportive, when your individual client is also going through it.

 

September 3, 2021 | 12-1pm

It’s a “Motion to Quash, Not Squash:” Familiarize yourself with the common terminology in family law cases, that often sound like a foreign language to non-attorneys.

 

October 1, 2021 | 12-1pm

Attorney Panel:  What MHPs do to either hurt or improve their interactions and relationships (and reputations) with family law attorneys and the Courts.

 

November 5, 2021 | 12-1pm

Holidays Aren’t Joyful for Everyone: What to expect (and how to be most supportive) at the holidays when working with court-involved or high conflict families.