Professional Learning & Training
2 Day Workshop + Masterclass - $2200
Two day training only - $1700 Full Price | $1600 Early Bird Closed
Masterclass only - $750 Full Price | $600 Early Bird Closed
Exciting training to enrich your expertise and gain knowledge about Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice. Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice training allows Lawyers, Financial Specialists, Child Consultants and Counsellors to join growing numbers of professionals interested in working collaboratively in a non-adversarial model within family law.
This course allows you to:
The Masterclass is for those who have already attended the 2 day training at RANSW or for others who have attended training some time ago and who would like to brush up on their skills and/or learn new ones. While the day will include theory it will be practice oriented to enable participants to practice new skills in a safe and supportive environment.
This course is suitable for participants from the following professions who are interested in Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice.
Jackie Jones completed a BEc LLB at Macquarie University and was admitted as a solicitor to the Supreme Court of NSW and the High Court of Australia in 1983. In 1994 Jackie achieved accreditation as a family law specialist from the Law Society of New South Wales. Jackie has completed the Arbitration Course at Bond University and Collaborative Law training at UTS Sydney.
Matthew Shepherd was admitted as a solicitor in 1990, and has worked in Sydney CBD, suburban and rural NSW legal firms. He was accredited by the New South Wales Law Society as a family law specialist in 1996 and has practiced exclusively in family law since then. He is experienced in all aspects of family law, including parenting issues, property settlement and child support. He is the principal of the specialist family law firm Shepherds The Family Law & Mediation Specialists.
David Roberts is Practice Leader at Relationships Australia New South Wales (RANSW). He developed and implemented the RANSW Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice Program which was launched by Federal Attorney General Robert McClelland in 2009. Marilyn Scott from UTS Faculty of Law who is researching the project has described it as a “world first”. David continues to manage this program and work as a case manager /coach on cases. He has a Post Graduate Diploma in counselling, has trained as a Child Consultant with Dr Jen McIntosh Family Transitions & La Trobe University) and is an accredited FDRP. He has presented on the program at two national Family Services Australia conferences.
Venue: Level 7, 10 Barrack Street, Sydney 2000
3rd and 4th November 2017 - 2 Day Course
2 December 2017 - Masterclass