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    • 09 Dec 2020
    • 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM (EST)

    NGD Holiday Social & The Future of Collaborative Credentialing in Florida

    presented by Ed Sachs

    Discussion regarding the current state of credentialing including requirements for becoming an Accredited Collaborative Professional.  We will also discuss the future of credentialing in Florida.


    Wednesday, December 9, 2020

    5:00 - 6:30 PM - VIRTUAL

    REGISTRATION FEE: Free for NGD Members & Guests


    Speaker Bio:

    Edward S. Sachs CPA/ABV CFF ~ Edward Sachs is a Certified Public Accountant and Accredited Collaborative Professional.

    After 25 years of representing spouses in litigated divorces, in 2016, Mr. Sachs opened his own accounting practice dedicated to the Collaborative Process and other alternatives to litigation in settling financial issues in divorce and business.

    Ed is the Immediate Past President of the Florida Academy of Collaborative Professionals (FACP) and is a member of three practice groups in Miami-Dade, Broward and South Palm Beach counties.  He currently serves as the President of My Collaborative Team, the not for profit publisher of the #1 distributed weekly Collaborative Family Law Newsletter in North America.

    Mr. Sachs has trained countless professionals throughout Florida in the Collaborative Process and has taught Collaborative Ethical Standards for the past two years at the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals Annual Forum.  He currently serves as Co-chair of the Credentialing Committee of FACP.

    • 10 Feb 2021
    • 5:00 PM (EST)
    • Zoom

    The Art of Asking Questions in Collaborative Cases presented by Jacinta Gallant

    Wednesday ~ February 10, 2021 ~ 5:00 p.m.

    Speaker Bio

    Jacinta Gallant is a respected Canadian collaborative lawyer, conflict trainer and innovator in her field. She is recognized internationally for her insightful approach to teaching and managing conflict, and has been welcomed as a trainer throughout Canada, the United States, Europe, Australia and Southeast Asia. Her law practice Waterstone Law Group focuses on out-of-court settlement, including collaborative practice, mediation and negotiation.  Jacinta’s innovative Our Family in Two Homes resource helps prepare clients to engage deeply, and more productively, with the members of their Collaborative Team.  Jacinta’s ultimate goal as a trainer is to help collaborative professionals engage with clients in a more meaningful way, manage conflict more effectively, and get more enjoyment out of this important work.

    • 05 Mar 2021
    • (EST)
    • 06 Mar 2021
    • (EST)
    • Stetson Law Center, 1700 N Tampa St, Tampa, FL 33602


    2-Day Interdisciplinary Introductory/Refresher Collaborative Training

    This is a 2-DAY Interdisciplinary Introductory/Refresher Collaborative Training in the One Coach/Neutral Facilitator/Neutral Mental Health Professional Model.

    Trainers: Florida Collaborative Trainers

    Friday - March 5, 2021 - 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

    Saturday - March 6, 2021 - 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

    Currently scheduled for in-person - Registration will open in December 2020

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