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Collaborative Practice: Introductory Training 2017

Collaborative Practice is a multidisciplinary dispute resolution process where parties work together with trained professionals to resolve their dispute respectfully and outside of the shadow of the Court. Having been used in family disputes extensively in parts of North America and in 22 other countries, New Zealand professionals are also now using Collaborative Practice to assist their clients to problem solve together in a manner that is focused on their interests and the future. Overview of Course Taking you step by step through a collaborative case, this practical, hands-on training will:
  • Introduce you to the Collaborative Process and its key principles;
  • Allow you to practice the process;
  • Explore the interdisciplinary team model and how the various professionals complement each other for the benefit of their clients;
  • Assist you to incorporate Collaborative Practice...
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Collaborative Practice: Introductory Training 2016

Welcome back to another year of practice! If you are feeling less than enthused about another year of affidavits and litigation or are simply looking to offer your clients a full range of options for resolving their family law issues then you should consider the Collaborative Law Training coming up in late February. Previous participants have reported the course reinvigorated their enthusiasm for family law practice and left them excited about being able to offer the process to their clients. A number of practitioners are offering Collaborative Practice to their clients and are enjoying participating in a You can find more information about the training and how to register here. If you would like to... Read more

Introductory Collaborative Practice Training – Auckland 2-3 July 2015

Want to become a trained Collaborative Practice professional? Want to learn how to use your professional skills within the Collaborative Process and how to run a case using the process from start to finish? This two day introductory training is a requirement to practice Collaborative Practice and to become a member of Collaborative Advocacy NZ. Mark your diaries now and register your interest to receive registration documents once they are issued - email Debra at
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