New Orleans, LA 26 Hr. Parenting Coordination Training

Meets the requirements of the LA Statutes

Dates: October 1-3, 2020

Contact Ann Marie (570-586-5669) before booking your airline flight.

Fees:  For 26-hour program:  $730 or Early Bird Fee of $705.  For 24-hour program:  $680 or Early Bird of $655.  Included with your fee is a full breakfast all three days, electronic forms to use in your practice, a copy of the revised Parenting Coordination Reference Manual (490 pages) plus a copy of the Cooperative Parenting and Divorce: A Parent Guide to Effective Coparenting.

Location:  Holiday Inn Downtown-Superdome  330 Loyola Ave  New Orleans, LA  70112

Sleeping Room Rate and Deadline: $135.00

Daily Parking Fee:  $6.00

Overnight Parking Fee:  $30.00 plus tax

Room Block Released September 9, 2020

 Reservations must be cancelled 7 days prior to arrival. The hotel will automatically charge 1 night room and tax if not cancelled 

Call 504-581-1600

Guests can call 1-800-HOLIDAY and refer to group code PCM or they can use the link below to book online. Please note the link is not accessible on the IHG app or mobile devices; a traditional web browser must be utilized.

Schedule:

  • 8:00 – 8:30 am:  Breakfast and Networking
  • 8:30 am – 6:00 pm:  Training Day
  • 2 -15 Minute Breaks
  • Lunch on Your Own:  1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Materials: You will receive electronically your daily outlines, handouts and homework approximately one week prior to the training. Print and bring to the training. Two textbooks and a full breakfast are provided with the training.  For those from LA requiring 26 hours the additional hours are completed with homework.  Homework materials will also be sent electronically prior to the training. Assignments due by Saturday morning.

Trainer: Ann Marie Termini, LPC   coparent@yahoo.com,  570-586-5669

Cancellation Policy

In the event you cancel three weeks prior to the training date, you will receive a full refund less a $35 administrative fee.  If you cancel less than three weeks prior to the training date, there will be NO refund made. You may, at any point, attend another session or designate a substitute to attend a training session being offered by the SAME trainer.  Credit must be used within twelve months or will be voided.  CPI will only cancel training in the event of emergency or too few participants.  If a session is cancelled or postponed, the CPI will refund registration fees in full, but cannot be held responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses.

                                   **** Training Outline ****

  • The Impact of High Conflict on the Family System
  • The Child’s Perspective on Divorce
  • Coping Styles of Children
  • The Impact of High Conflict on Children
  • The Evolution of Parenting Coordination
    • History & National Growth
    • Role & Responsibilities
    • Distinctions between a Parenting Coordinator & Other Related Roles
  • The Appointment of a Parenting Coordinator Document
  • Understanding and Collaborating with the Legal Profession
  • Implementing and Marketing Your Parenting Coordination Practice
  • Cooperative Parenting Institute Model of Parenting Coordination
  • Protocol for Different Types of Sessions
  • Dealing with Step-Parents and Significant Others
  • History of Parental Alienation
    • Differentiating Parental Alienation from other parent-child contact problems
    • The Favored Parent
    • The Alienated Child
    • The Rejected Parent
    • Interventions Designed for Parental Alienation and Visitation Refusal
  • Infant and Toddler Attachment and Overnights
  • Child Development & Time Sharing Plans
  • Custody Options
  • Scope and Nature of Parenting Plans
  • Writing Comprehensive Parenting Plans
  • Co-Parenting Education Curriculum
    • Communication and Conflict Resolution Skills for Conflicted Parents
    • Facilitating Parental Responsibility
    • Maintaining a Child Focus
    • Increasing Parental Respect
    • Encouraging Exceptions and Amplifying Change
    • Disengagement – Realignment

Containing & Managing Angry Parents

Additional Strategies and Techniques

Handling Non-Compliance & Resistance

  • Personality Disorders and Other Challenging Parents
  • Domestic Violence
  • PC Guidelines & Protocol
  • Role Play Practice throughout the training
  • Ethical Considerations
  • Variations on Success