This course is intended for attorneys, mental health professionals, financial professionals, mediators, and others who believe there is a better way to help clients through difficult times. It will focus mainly on the One Coach/Neutral Facilitator/Neutral Mental Health Professional model of Collaborative Practice. As this training is not jurisdiction-specific, professionals around the world are welcome!
This training meets the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals’ Minimum Standards for Introductory Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice Trainings and interim protocols permitting virtual trainings.
This is a virtual training that will take place 100% on Zoom.
September 6, 2023 12:00 – 4:00 PM*
September 13, 2023 12:00 – 4:00 PM*
September 20, 2023 12:00 – 4:00 PM*
September 27, 2023 12:00 – 4:00 PM*
*Please note all times are listed for Eastern time zone
Florida CLE credits available (and may be transferable to your jurisdiction).
This will be a virtual training and take place 100% on Zoom.
Tampa Bay Collaborative Trainers:
Adam B. Cordover, J.D., M.A., is a collaborative attorney, ABA author, trainer, and Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Law Mediator who practices exclusively in private dispute resolution. Adam is a member of the Board of Directors of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (“IACP”), Co-Chair of the IACP Ethics & Standards Committee, Instructor of the Inaugural Leadership Institute of the Florida Academy of Collaborative Professionals (FACP), and recipient of the FACP Inaugural Visionary Award. Adam is co-author with Forrest (Woody) Mosten of an American Bar Association Book on “Building A Successful Collaborative Family Law Practice.” Adam’s firm, Family Diplomacy, has offices in Tampa, Saint Petersburg, and Sarasota, and he accepts clients from throughout the State of Florida.
Jeremy S. Gaies, Psy.D., is a licensed psychologist and certified family mediator who specializes in helping divorcing families pursue peaceful solutions. Dr. Gaies has played a leadership role in advancing the collaborative movement at the local, state, and national level. He is a member of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals, the Florida Academy of Collaborative Professionals, the Tampa Bay Academy of Collaborative Professionals, and Next Generation Divorce. Dr. Gaies is the author of “A Clear and Easy Guide to Collaborative Divorce” and the co-author of “Mindful Co-Parenting: A Child-Friendly Path Through Divorce.” In addition to his work with Tampa Bay Collaborative Trainers, Dr. Gaies is a national speaker on divorce-related parenting matters.
Kristin E. DiMeo, CPA, ABV, has served as the Financial Neutral in over 100 collaborative family law matters in the Tampa Bay area. She is the immediate past Co-Chair of the Tampa Bay Academy of Collaborative Professionals, past Co-Chair of the Collaborative Law Section of the Hillsborough County Bar Association and is a member of Next Generation Divorce.
J. David Harper, CPA, ABV, PFS, CFF, CBA, CVA is a leading member of Tampa Bay Academy of Collaborative Professionals and Next Generation Divorce. He is a contributing author for Adam Cordover’s and Forrest (Woody) Mosten’s book Building a Successful Collaborative Law Practice. He has extensive experience serving as financial neutral in collaborative divorce matters as well as joint expert in other family law cases and has presented on a wide range of financial topics including collaborative law, family law financial procedures, business valuation and executive compensation.
$495 Early Bird Rate; $545 Regular