2016 ANNUAL CONFERENCE
“YOU CAN’T MAKE ME!!!”
REUNIFICATION THERAPY: THE OXYMORON IN FAMILY COURT?
EXPLORING ALIENATION, ESTRANGEMENT & REUNIFICATION
U OF M CONTINUING EDUCATION AND CONFERENCE CENTER
JULY 14, 2016
Registration: 7:45 AM – 8:30 AM
Annual Meeting: 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM
Conference Program: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Cocktail Reception: 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
What’s the difference between Estrangement and Alienation?
What IS Reunification Therapy and how does it work?
What resources are available in our community?
Which practitioners use Best Practices?
When should the process stop, and why: Was it successful or not effective?
Our featured speaker for this exciting and informative day is Dr. Benjamin Garber. Dr. Garber is a clinical child psychologist, freelance writer and director of HealthyParent.com in Nashua, New Hampshire. Dr. Garber holds advanced degrees in child and family development, clinical psychology, and psycholinguistics from Pennsylvania State University and the University of Michigan. He is the author of “Keeping Kids Out Of The Middle” (HCI, 2008) and “Developmental Psychology For Family Law Professionals” (Springer, 2009) as well as several other books and hundreds of articles in all areas of child and family development.
Dr. Garber consults with schools, communities, corporations, professional organizations and courts across the country and in Canada in matters concerned with better understanding and serving the needs of children. He is a former Guardian ad litem, a Parenting Coordinator, and a closet cartoonist. To learn more about Dr. Garber, go to www.healthyparent.com and www.FamilyLawConsulting.org.
Early Registration: $185 (through June 14)
Regular Registration: $215 (after June 14)