The Association of Family and Conciliation Courts
The AFCC is a professional association for those who work with families in conflict. They’ve created standards and guidelines for parenting coordinators, plus an array of information about family services.
AAML Child-Centered Residential Guidelines – A comprehensive guide to setting up the most effective parenting plan for your co-nuclear family
This is the guide that I helped cocreate. All judges in MA have it at their disposal and might well use it when they are being asked to appoint a Parenting Coordinator. It is a great resource to help you and your coparent prepare yourself for when you go to court and ask for a PC to be appointed, especially if you are self-represented.
MA AFCC Planning for Shared Parenting – MA specific shared parenting plan considerations
AZ AFCC Co-Parenting Communication Guide – Essentials of effective coparenting communication
AZ AFCC Parenting Communication Resources in High Conflict Cases – Essential considerations for high conflict coparenting communication
MA Shared Parenting Plan Guide – Guide that that provides areas of considerations of children’s needs by age range
Standing Order 1 – 17 – The RULE that sets out the qualifications for and standards by which the judge must appoint Parenting Coordinators in MA
The Center for Divorce Education – Online Parenting Classes – Based on extensive research, here are two highly effective online coparenting classes that will reduce the stress of divorce and separation for all parties.
High Conflict Parenting Classes @ William James College – This intensive nine-week psycho-education course is the “Cadillac” experiential course to build Coparenting skills for parents who are caught up in high conflict divorce.
OurFamilyWizard – A multifaceted online platform that supports families as they manage shared parenting. A must for all of Tony’s clients.
Bill Eddy – High Conflict Institute – HCI is a training and consultation group that helps parents and professionals identify, manage and prepare for the most complex and frustrating high-conflict situations.
Nonviolent Communication – NVC gives people a way of listening and communicating so people feel not just heard but understood.
MA CHAPTER AFCC – An Interdisciplinary association of professionals working to support families in conflict, the courts, and all who are involved in family disputes.
MA ASSOCIATION OF GUARDIANS AD LITEM – A professional organization of mental health professionals, attorneys, academics, and court personnel who work in the MA Probate and Family Court.
MA COLLABORATIVE LAW COUNCIL – Collaborative Law is a self-empowering process that enables individuals involved in conflict to resolve their differences with the support of trained professionals who are proficient in an array of specialized skills that support conflict resolution.
MCFM The oldest professional organization in Massachusetts dedicated to family mediation. MCFM sets standards to guide the professional practice of family mediation in Massachusetts
This ICF Certified Coach Training School is the creator of the world-renowned ORSC™ curriculum (Organization & Relationship Systems Coaching). Marita and Faith created this coaching system to apply to any relationship and any situation, and I’m honored to have been trained in this methodology.
The Center for Conflict Dynamics at Eckerd College
Workplace conflict is inevitable, so successful organizations have to find ways to utilize its potential and minimize its negative impact. This Center stands at the forefront of teaching individuals how to better deal with conflict, enhancing their self-awareness and constructive communications skills.
As determined by world-renowned professor and researcher on marriage and relationships, Dr. John Gottman, there are four negative patterns that predict divorce and other relationship breakdowns. He named them the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, and they are: criticism, contempt, defensiveness, and stonewalling.
MetaView Consulting & Coaching – When it comes to working with organizations I rely upon my affiliation with MetaView to provide expertise, insight, and the people who support sustainable growth and development.
Sean LeClaire – Sean was my first coach. With his support, I took the first and most crucial steps in transforming myself from a human doing to a human being. Over the decade-plus that we’ve known each other, our relationship has morphed through many stages and presently rests comfortably in the friend, colleague, and collaborator stage. Who knows what tomorrow might bring?
Holistic Health Counseling and Education
Al Costanza is a functional medicine doctor who focuses his knowledge on creating customized plans to support health and well-being for his patients. Don’t wait until you‘re ill or stricken with disease. Take a proactive approach to your health.
Skin to Soul
This is a self-improvement center like no other. Nicole Russo, the founder, is a gifted healer who exquisitely practices the John Barnes technique of Myofascial Release. You’ll be most impressed if you book a session with Nicole or one of her protégés.