Southern California Mediation Association
2020 Family Mediation Institute
Building Interdisciplinary Teams –
A Blueprint for Success
Saturday, February 29, 2020
686 Anton Blvd.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
SCMA Star Award – Reception and Mixer
Friday, February 28, 2020
Seasons 52 Restaurant
3333 Bristol St.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Saturday’s Program will include presentations by our exciting team of interdisciplinary professionals who along with Woody Mosten will provide a blueprint for family mediation success, the Financial Consultant, the Parenting Professional, and the Divorce Coach.
Divorce Coach Panel
This experienced and select panel will explore the important role of the Divorce Coach in the mediation process.
The 2020 FMI will include:
- Exhibitor Hall featuring 16 exhibitors. Learn about the resources that will improve your mediation practice and will support your clients and their families through the divorce process. Exhibitors will provide information about the latest innovations, services and products for the divorce professional including parenting apps, divorce coaching, software for mediators, online mediation, mediator training, divorce recovery and more.
- Opportunities for Professional Networking & Career Growth. Learn new mediation skills and socialize with your colleagues; meet your potential team members and by the end of the day attendees will be able to fully integrate the interdisciplinary team model into their professional practice as mediators, therapists, family counselors, financial advisors, or as other professionals providing resources to the families in the transition of divorce.
- Up to 5.25 hours of MCLE and continuing education credits will be available for all licensed professionals.
Last years’ Attendees said:
“At the workshop I attended in the afternoon I learned more than I have from any other workshop or training I have ever attended. I can’t wait to implement what I have learned in my mediation practice.” – Linda Naleway, Mediator and Legal Document Assistant
“I have to say it was the best conference we have every been to. It was a beautiful venue and professionally run.” – Exhibitor, Dorcy Pruter, Conscious Co-Parenting.
Friday Night Star Award Reception & Mixer
The 2020 FMI event will include the popular Friday Night Reception & Mixer to be held this year at Seasons 52 restaurant where our Keynote, Plenary Speakers, Exhibitors and attendees will have opportunity to socialize, dialogue and connect. We will also honor the first recipient of the SCMA Star Award for innovation and excellence in Family Dispute Resolution.
Rates & Prices
IMPORTANT: Rates will increase by $100 after 2/17/20. Friday’s reception prices are based on whether you registered for Saturday’s event or not.
Schedule of Events
Check out the day at a glance!
Discounted Hotel Rates
A block of rooms has been reserved for Friday night, February 28, 2020 at The Westin South Coast Plaza, 686 Anton Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92626.
The discount rate will be $129.00 plus applicable state and local taxes. To get this rate, contact The Westin’s central reservation office at 1-800-937-8461 and identify yourself as members of Southern California Mediation Association.
This rate will be available through Saturday, February 8, 2020.
Note: We will also be provided a link for reservations within the next few days and will update this webpage when it is available.