Mediation Training through Bear Wolf Consulting and Mediation Services 2017

  • Conflict Analysis and Mediation
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Effective communication and mediation
  • Ethics

Family Law Basics 2017 through Colorado Bar Association CLE

  • Including but not limited to basics of ethics, jurisdiction, rule 16.2, disclosures, mediation, trial preparation, evidence and trial tactics, property division, maintenance, child support, collaborative law,  juvenile issues in domestic cases, parental responsibilities, childhood development, separation agreements, low income issues, bankruptcy, criminal law/family law intersection, protective orders, contempt, and financial issues

Comprehensive Training for Parenting Coordinators and Decision-Makers 2017 through Coates and McNamara

  • Understands the dynamics of high conflict
  • Parenting coordination and decision-making models, roles, skills and best practices
  • Understands ethical issues and legal challenges of serving as a PC/DM
  • Specializes in cognitive, behavioral, physical, and psychytrtic problems within in PC/DM and Supervised Visitation 


  • Including but not limited to family dynamics in separation, divorce, domestic violence and child abuse
  • Geographic relocation, equitable distribution, child support, law of modification, parenting time adjustment, law of relocation, law of due process law of ex parte communication and law of privilege
  • Trained in listening, assertive communication, self analysis and dealing with conflict

Case Management

  • Supervising and implementing reunification and transition for families
  • Observation and evaluation
  • Monitoring and supervising visitations among families to ensure safety, scheduling, confidentiality, communication among all parties involved and resolve conflict
  • Creating and implementing a routine including diet, exercise, therapy, social activities, medical, sleep and scheduling

Education and Diversity

  • Teaching parenting psycho-education material to increase parental skill base
  • Providing and implementing families with appropriate resources and family plans 
  • Conflict coaching 

Cognitive, Behavioral and Psychiatric problems

  • Special needs including but not limited to ADD/ADHD, Auditory processing, autism/aspergers, cystic fibrosis, cerebral palsy, development delays, down syndrome, emotional/behavioral disorders, personality and other mental disorders, disabilities, mood problems, short and long term memory loss medical and mental illness, seizures, brain injuries, strokes, visual impairment, tourettes
  • Adulthood and aging
  • Child development (experienced with infants, toddlers, young children, and teenagers)
  • Attention, memory, language, visuospatial/constructional ability, executive function, information processing, perception, decision making
  • ABA, CBT, and DBT