The MAY 2020 Training HAS BEEN POSTPONED. We will post new dates as soon as they are scheduled. Thank you!

Hands-on Skill Development in Divorce Practice for Mediators

This 3 day course is designed for mediators who are interested in the practice of divorce mediation. The training integrates substantive information with practice through interactive roleplay experience.

Prerequisite: 30-hour Basic Mediation Training.

The MAY 2020 Training HAS BEEN POSTPONED. We will post new dates as soon as they are scheduled. Thank you!

Topics covered in Divorce Mediation Training

I. Overview of Divorce & Parenting Issues 9:30-5
The complexity of divorce: legal and psychological aspects. Co-parenting plans and their impact on the children. Relevant Massachusetts law. Framework for unmarried couples.
Faculty: Jeanne Cleary, Joyce Kauffman

II. Financial Issues: Child Support, Alimony & Property Division 9:30-5
Focus on child support guidelines and financial issues including spousal support/alimony, equitable division of the marital estate. Introducing and managing these topics in the mediation session.
Faculty: Mindy Milberg, Robert Smith

III. Reaching Closure 9:30-5
Drafting final product. Challenging issues. Ethical and practice dilemmas.
*A Judge’s View from the Bench
Faculty: Jeff Fraser, Noemi Razso
Hon. Maureen Monks, First Justice*

Next Divorce Mediation Training:
Spring 2020: May 7, 8 & 14 

Register Now!

Click here to view the 2020 registration brochure

To receive notifications of upcomings trainings:

Join the mailing list

View all events

Join Our Conversation

Support Community Dispute Settlement Center

Donate Now

 

Get Involved

Community Dispute, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, depends on grants, nominal client fees and the generosity of donors to continue providing high quality mediation services to the community. Find out how you can help

Join Our Mailing List

Keep up with what's happening.

Mailing List to find out about events, upcoming training sessions and new programs.

Contact Us

Our Location
60 Gore Street, Suite 202
Cambridge, MA 02141-1236
Call us at 617-876-5376
Email us by clicking here

Back to top