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Beyond the Basics™
A Conversation with Overcoming Barriers, Inc.: Legal Issues and Family Interventions When Children Resist Contact with a Parent

Seminar leader:
Michele M. Bissada, JD; Sherrol L. Cassedy, JD, MA; Hon Marjorie A. Slabach (Ret); Matthew J. Sullivan, Ph.D.

This 3-hour seminar will explore the legal and mental health issues and interventions where children are resisting contact with a parent, an increasingly common dynamic in high-conflict families. The interdisciplinary panel will also explore the characteristics of high-conflict families, essential skills for parents on both sides of this dynamic, and the spectrum of legal and mental health resources and interventions for these families.

Program qualifies for 3.00 hours of MCLE and Legal Specialization credit

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  • Advance Registration (up to 3 days before class): $175.00
  • Late Registration/At-the-Door: $200.00
  • Note: Processing Fee for Refunds: $50
    Transfer fee (if within one week of seminar): $25