Better Parenting Better Divorce

Presenters: Vi Ballard, LMFT, Paula March, LCSW, Judy Colich, LMFT

Topic: A Parenting class for those going through a high conflict divorce and want to protect their children from the conflict.

Date -Time: Next class beings on Tuesday March 13, 2018

Description: Learn skills to protect your children from emotional harm. Learn skills to resolve disputes. Learn how to control your anger.

 

Contact: Vi Ballard310-373-7994

White Zuckerman Family Law Case Update

White Zuckerman Family Law Case Update

Presented by Ken Harvey, Esq. & David Yamamoto, Esq.

New Family Law Case Update

Date: 1/8/18

Where: McCormick & Schmick’s Restaurant, El Segundo, California

 

Ken & David presented to the White Zuckerman South Bay Family Law Study Group on important cases that came out in 2017 from the California Supreme Court and California Court of Appeals.

collaborative divorce smartphone app

Fundamentals of Collaborative Practice

The global interdisciplinary conflict resolution process known as Collaborative Practice started right here in California!  Collaborative Practice pioneers and leaders–Pauline Tesler, Esq.George Richardson, Esq. and Joseph Spirito, Jr., Esq.–graciously agreed to present Fundamentals of Collaborative Practice for LMIC members (1.5 Hrs General).  Learn about the tools, rules and infrastructure that sets this process apart from litigation, mediation and arbitration.

As always, our on-demand CLE provides you with free, participatory credits.  To watch on your desktop, click here or download the app on your mobile device.

 

MCLE ON THE GO!

LMIC MCLE is now available for iOS and Android phones and tablets users!  Please click one of the links to download the app from Apple App store and Google Play directly.

Mental Health of Children in Divorce

How Parents Can Help Kids Deal with Divorce

David Kuroda MSW ’72 has spent his career advocating for children—and healthy divorces.

OVER HIS DECADES-LONG career as a social worker, counselor and mediator, David Kuroda MSW ’72 has helped some 8,000 families navigate the stress of separation and divorce.

He has seen firsthand that dividing a family is never easy, but it doesn’t have to come at the cost of a child’s well-being. “It’s not the divorce that hurts children,” he says. “It’s the way parents get divorced, and the amount of conflict between them, that harms children.” Read More

ABD talks about collaborative divorce to CPA's

South Bay CPA’s & Collaborative Divorce

The Lakes Golf Course at El Segundo – Collaborative Divorce

May 30, 2017, 8:30 am to 10:00 am.

Bob Watts, Deborah Ewing and David Kuroda spoke recently to a breakfast meeting of South Bay CPAs. They met at the Lakes Golf Course Meeting Room and promoted the use of collaborative divorce for parties. Their goal was to promote collaborative divorce for their clients, but also to present collaborative divorce as a way of expanding their CPA practices. They were very well received and there was considerable interest. They also had an opportunity to talk about the A Better Divorce group.