2017 – 10th Annual Conference and Pre-Forum

Achievements in Collaborative Practice

Pre forum Conference Schedule and Agenda – here

Conference Presentation Schedule and Agenda- here


Thursday, March 9, 2017 Pre-Forum

Friday, March 10-Saturday, March 11, 2017 Conference

Campbell’s Resort – Lake Chelan, Washington

Reserve your room at Campbells Resort by calling 800-553-8225

Please mention the CPW code 441206 for conference rates.

Click Here for Conference Registration

Summary schedule (detailed schedules and agendas hyperlinked above)

Thursday March 9, 2017 Pre Forum

Diane Schachter is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.

George Callan PhD, LMFT is a Depth Psychologist, Marriage and Family Therapist, and educator.


8:00 a.m. Registration

8:30 a.m. 12:00 p.m. Pre-Forum Presentation

12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m. Lunch on your own

1:00 p.m. 4:30 p.m. Pre-Forum Presentation


5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Conference Registration and Welcome reception

7:00 p.m. Dine-Around Chelan


Friday March 10, 2017 10th ANNUAL CONFERENCE

8:00 a.m. Registration

Track 1 Track 2
9:00 a.m.

10:30 a.m.

Collaborative Practice and the Ethic of Concern for Third Parties – Presenter Joe Shaub J.D. M.A. The Cost of Collaboration: Achievements Made and To Be Made – Kevin Scudder, J.D. Presenter
10:30 a.m.

10:45 p.m.

Break Break

10:45 a.m.

12:15 p.m.

Ethics Caf – with Kevin Scudder, J.D. and Loretta Story, J.D. The Child Specialist: Gathering What We’ve Learned – Presenters Kristin Little, LMHC, Toni Evans, LMFT

Pick Your Own Restaurant Pick Your Own Restaurant



1:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. When Collaborative Practice Collides with the Hardball Negotiator-
Mark Weiss, J.D. Presenter
Intakes to Increase Collaborative Cases
Nancy Retsinas, J.D./Kathleen Zumpano, L.M.F. T. Presenters



6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Awards Reception and Dinner at Campbells



SATURDAY March 11, 2017
9:00 – 10:30 a.m. A Peacemaker’s Signature, – Aligning Values, Interests, and Practice – Presenters: Adam Cordover J.D. and Brian Galbraith, J.D. The Balint Group Method for Consulting About Stressful Cases, Presenter Kris Wheeler, MA, LMHC.
10:30-10:45 Break
10:45-12:15 A Peacemaker’s Signature – continued. Intercultural Communications, Presenter Tamia Pervez, J.D.


12:15-1:15 Lunch and Close