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10 Questions To Ask Divorcing Parents To Create The Best Outcome For Their Kids!

2019-06-18T10:04:33-04:00June 18th, 2019|News, Parenting Through Divorce|

By Rosalind Sedacca, BA Divorcing parents not only face challenges that are emotionally and legally complex. Many of those issues have long lasting consequences. Especially when it comes to the children.    Deciding on the type of post-divorce parenting -- whether it is some form of joint parenting, co-parenting or parallel parenting – is a [...]

‘BOUNDS OF ADVOCACY’ PROFESSIONAL AND ETHICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINES FOR FLORIDA FAMILY LAWYERS

2019-06-18T10:01:32-04:00March 25th, 2019|Professional and Ethical Practice|

Last year, during my term last year as Chair of The Florida Bar Family Law Section, the section published an updated version of the “Bounds of Advocacy,” a guide for Florida lawyers on the professional and ethical dilemmas that are unique to the practice of family law. The “Bounds of Advocacy” draws on the [...]

President’s Letter – February 2019

2019-02-20T10:32:59-04:00February 20th, 2019|Letter from the FLAFCC President|

On December 15, 2018 I began my term as President of the Florida Chapter of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts.  This was the official beginning of what I hope and expect to be a highly positive, eventful year. FLAFCC has always been a leader and an innovator in providing guidance, setting standards, and [...]

NOTICE OF NOMINATIONS FOR 2019 BOARD MEMBERS AND OFFICER SLATE

2018-11-15T15:06:18-04:00November 15th, 2018|Announcements|

At our annual meeting at the Florida Hotel and Conference Center, Orlando, the current board and all interested members in attendance will vote on new board members and the 2019 officer slate.  New board member nominees include: Amy Hamlin, J.D., Altamonte Springs, FL ; Philip Wartenberg, J.D., Tampa, FL; Rebecca Amster, J.D., PsyD, Miami, FL [...]

High Risk Indicators for Intimate Partner Homicide

2018-08-30T09:42:47-04:00August 30th, 2018|Newsletter|

by Shena Kitt, InVEST Program Coordinator  and Cynthia Rubenstein, MS, LMHC, CCR Specialist Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence Navigating criminal justice, legal and social services systems can be a daunting task for survivors of intimate partner violence. However, certified domestic violence centers, social service providers, and legal, criminal justice and other allied community partners can assist [...]

Silent Auction Charity Announcement for The FLAFCC 14th Annual Conference

2018-08-22T15:00:31-04:00August 22nd, 2018|Announcements, FLAFCC Conference|

We are pleased to announce that the proceeds from the FLAFCC 2018 14th Annual Conference Silent Auction will be donated to the Children’s Home Society on Thursday, September 27th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm.  If you would like to donate an item or experience for the silent auction, please contact Roseann Albertario at Albertario_Co@msn.com with information [...]

United Nations Presentation: ELDERCARING COORDINATION: AN INTERGENERATIONAL MODEL OF CONFLICT RESOLUTION

2018-08-08T14:13:48-04:00August 8th, 2018|Eldercaring Initiative, Elders, Newsletter|

United Nations Presentation in Honor of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day: Focusing on Advancing Autonomy for Older Persons and Preventing Abuse and Neglect  by Linda Fieldstone, M.Ed., Judge Michelle Morley, Sue Bronson, LCSW It was an enormous honor to be at the United Nations for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day to talk about eldercaring coordination, [...]