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Family Law Now Virtual Event Recording Release: Divorce, Domestic Violence & Narcissism

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Written by Russell Alexander / (905) 655-6335

Recording Release – Divorce, Domestic Violence & Narcissism

We are pleased to offer our community a complimentary resource with the release of our Family Law Now Divorce, Domestic Violence & Narcissism virtual event recording

Domestic violence often intersects with family law, and it can present in many different forms. In this 1-hour webinar, Ontario family lawyers, Russell Alexander, Michelle Mulchan, social service worker, Nicole Harrison, and social worker, Kelly Lourenco, will share their insights on navigating family law matters when there is abuse involved.

The panelists will be discussing the following topics:

1. What is domestic violence (“DV”)
2. What is Narcissism
3. The dark side of Zoom Divorce – DV and risks to vulnerable spouses
4. Screening for DV and asking the right questions
5. Managing DV files – referrals, timing, communication
6. Communication post-separation & power imbalances
7. Parenting Plans
a. Safe Exchanges of children
8. Restraining Orders
9. Counsellors and Therapists
a. Getting a counsellor or therapist involved
b. Open vs. Closed
c. What happens when another party won’t consent
10. Technology
a. Cameras
b. Recording Devices

Watch the full presentation here:

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About the author

Russell Alexander

Russell Alexander is the Founder & Senior Partner of Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers.