Two rivers institute TRAINING CALENDAR

LUNCH & LEARn opportunities — the third monday of each month unless otherwise noted

All 2018 Trainings will take place at West Park Community Room (610 Esther St, Vancouver, WA 98660) unless otherwise noted.

no rsvp needed. call nancy at 360-816-2246 with questions.

coming up:

  • October 15, 2018 - Pollack/Heenan Video Series Episode 1: “How to Talk to a Prospective Client About Collaborative Law”, Meet & Greet 11:30-12, Program 12-1:15 pm, Free, No CLE credits

  • November 19, 2018 - Pollack/Heenan Video Series Episode 2: “Coach Conducts Initial Interview with Collaborative Client”, Meet & Greet 11:30-12, Program 12-1:15 pm, Free, No CLE credits

  • December 17, 2018 - Pollack/Heenan Video Series Episode 3: “Building the Collaborative Team”, Meet & Greet 11:30-12, Program 12-1:15 pm, Free, No CLE credits

we will continue the pollack/heenan Video series in 2019 so look back here for a schedule.

MASTERY SKILLS TRAINING — SERIES THREE: Effective Advocacy in Collaborative Practice—2019 date(s) to be announced

 

NEXT TRI TRAINING:

lunch & learn: how to talk to a prospective client about collaborative law

by Nancy Retsinas, JD

october 15, 2018, noon to 1150 pm

Come any time 11:30 or after to help set up chairs and tables. Program begins at noon.

No charge. No CLE credits granted.

We will view and discuss the Rita Pollack and Cathy Heenan video entitled "How to Talk to a Prospective Client About Collaborative Law"

The video:

  • Demonstrates how a collaborative attorney develops rapport with a potential client and addresses the many questions clients have about how to get divorce

  • Shows how the attorney responds to challenging questions, including the benefits and costs of a collaborative Team of professionals and the meaning of the disqualification agreement

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COMING UP:

lunch & learn

October 15, 2018 - Pollack/Heenan Video Series Episode 1: “How to Talk to a Prospective Client About Collaborative Law”, Meet & Greet 11:30-12, Program 12-1:15 pm, Free, No CLE credits

November 19, 2018 - Pollack/Heenan Video Series Episode 2: “Coach Conducts Initial Interview with Collaborative Client”, Meet & Greet 11:30-12, Program 12-1:15 pm, Free, No CLE credits

December 17, 2018 - Pollack/Heenan Video Series Episode 3: “Building the Collaborative Team”, Meet & Greet 11:30-12, Program 12-1:15 pm, Free, No CLE credits

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Past Trainings

2018

lunch & Learn: the initial five-way collaborative law meeting

Instructor: Nancy Retsinas, JD, September 17, 2018

Mastery skills: SETTING THE TONE FOR COLLABORATIVE PROBLEM SOLVING

Instructor: Nancy Retsinas, JD and Kathleen Zumpano, LMFT, August 20, 2018

 

lunch & Learn: top tips on EFFECTIVE COLLABORATIVE COMMUNICATION

Instructor: Nancy Retsinas, JD, June 18, 2018

 

Mastery skills: Bringing the Client to the Collaborative Table

Instructors: Nancy Retsinas, JD and Kathleen Zumpano, LMFT, April 16, 2018

 

lunch & Learn: top tips on handling challenging questions from prospective collaborative clients

Instructors: Nancy Retsinas, JD and Kathleen Zumpano, LMFT, March 19, 2018

2017

Lawyer as peacemaker and changemaker

Instructor: J. Kim Wright, September 20, 2017

 

Promises & Challenges: Maintaining High Aspirations and Reasonable Expectations

Instructor: Former IACP President Ron Ousky, July 29, 2017

 

Dispute resoluTion in the 21st century: Cultivating a Satisfying & Profitable Peacemaking Practice

Instructors: Master Trainer - Forrest "Woody" Mosten, Co-Associate Trainers - Nancy Retsinas, JD, and Kathleen Zumpano, LMFT, May 19 & 20, 2017

 

lunch and learn: Collaborative Practice for Mental Health Practitioners

Presented by: Kathleen Zumpano, LMFT and Nancy Retsinas, JD, February 27, 2017 & March 27, 2017

2016

Basic Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice Training

Instructors: Nancy Retsinas, JD, Kathleen Zumpano, LMFT, & Donna Smalldon, CDFA, Nov 14 & 15, 2016

 

Basic Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice Training

Instructors: Nancy Retsinas, JD, Kathleen Zumpano, LMFT, & Donna Smalldon, CDFA, Feb 1 & 2, 2016

2015

Basic Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice Training

Instructors: Nancy Retsinas, JD, Kathleen Zumpano, LMFT, & Donna Smalldon, CDFA, Sep 14 & 15, 2015