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Webinar Series Continues April 24

Preventing Divorce Wars and Protecting Children: The Partnership of Therapists and Family Mediators presented by Michael Aurit, JD, MDR
April 24, 2019 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

This webinar explains divorce mediation process and how mediation results in healthier co-parenting after divorce. Participants will learn how mediation compares to litigation in court. Essential Arizona divorce and child custody law will be covered. Foundational mediation concepts will be explained including neutrality, confidentiality, ethics, and “interest-based negotiation.” Effective conflict resolution strategies will be demonstrated. Family mediation research will be included, as well as ways LPC’s can help prevent child custody battles. There will be significant time for open “ask the mediator” Q & A. 

Michael Aurit, JD, MDR, is a nationally recognized professional divorce and family mediator, Arizona attorney, and Co-Founder of The Aurit Center for Divorce Mediation in Scottsdale, Arizona. He is a Professor at Arizona State University’s Sandra Day O’Connor School of Law. Michael is currently President of the Academy of Professional Family Mediators (APFM). He has achieved the prominent status of Advanced Practitioner with APFM. He holds his Juris Doctorate degree from Pepperdine University School of Law and Master’s Degree in Dispute Resolution from the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine Law. Michael is an experienced mediator for high-conflict divorce, known for resolving difficult cases involving child custody issues and spousal support. He is particularly dedicated to helping parents in conflict create parenting plans that allow healthy co-parenting after divorce.

The Arizona Counselors Association is an NBCC-Approved CE Provider. Participants can earn 1 CE for this event.

Click here for more information and to register. This event is FREE for members.

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