This seminar will discuss the challenging aspects, both substantive and ethical, of creating a proposed parenting plan that balances the best interests of children and your client's rights in a family law matter.
8:40 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Late Registration
9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Opening Remarks
Amanda Colón, New Port Richey
9:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Substance Abuse and the Family Law Client: How do you Know and What do you Ask For?
Kathy Suarez, M.A., CAC Candidate, Tampa
10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Special Circumstance Parenting Plans for Children with Medical Illness, Psychological Issues and/or Developmental Challenges
Jan Faust, Ph.D., Ft. Lauderdale and R. Elyse Heidelberg, M.S., Ft. Lauderdale
12:00p.m. – 1:15 p.m. – Lunch (included in registration)
1:15 p.m. – 2:00 – Special Needs cont.
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. – The Nuts and Bolts of Supervised Timesharing: What, When and How
Joy Bartmon, Esq., Boca Raton
2:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. – Break
2:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. – Allegations of Child Abuse in Family Law Cases: Now What?
Kathryn Kuehnle, Ph.D, Tampa and Charles Jamieson, Esq., West Palm Beach
4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Q & A Panel
Speakers and Co-Chairs