The BIDC is committed to providing relevant and high-quality information to professionals working in the field of divorce.
Attendees may receive CEU or CLE credits. For professionals who are not social workers or lawyers, a contact hour certificate is also awarded.
You may also be interested in attending the monthly Consultation Group for mental health professionals which is led by Bob Backerman. Click here to learn more and see the schedule.
The Annual View from the Bench is back for Fall 2020 featuring a panel of the 20th Judicial District’s Judges and Magistrates.
Safe Shelter and Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN) will be providing an overview of their services, policies within Domestic Relations Court cases, and work with CFIs,
4th Annual Courtroom Bootcamp. A remote “mock trial” type workshop in which CFIs, PREs, and other professionals will have the chance to practice testifying and attorneys will have the chance to practice direct and cross examination of experts.
“Back to School on Child Trauma” is a whirlwind tour of the history, neurophysiology, cultural, community, and divorce ramifications of childhood trauma. A crash course for attorneys and up-to-date review for mental health professionals, participants will look at both the science and intimate childhood experience of trauma, with a special focus on the trauma of divorce in high-conflict situations. Prepare for a little bit of everything in this fast-paced, multi-faceted presentation.
Ms. Aitken will provide her Annual Family Law Case Review on both Published and Unpublished Opinions from 2020 and 2021 from her practice as an appellate lawyer. This program will discuss how current and future appellate cases can shape your Family Law practice moving forward.