Speaking Events

June 24th, 2019

JUNE 2019 THE IMPACT OF PARENTAL SEPARATION

Alyson Jones will be a Guest Presenter on June 24,2019 in Kelowna, BC at the Okanagan Collaborative Family Law Group. She will be discussing The Impact of Parental Separation – Mitigating Harm and Promoting Resiliency in Children.

To learn more: collaborativefamilylaw.ca/members/events/

May 29th - June 1st, 2019

MAY 2019 AFCC ANNUAL CONFERENCE – THE FUTURE OF FAMILY JUSTICE: INTERNATIONAL INNOVATIONS

Alyson Jones and her Associates Jorge Gonzalez and Robert Croezen will be leading an interactive workshop that explores the challenges of hearing children in justice processes when parental alienation is present. They will be at the AFCC Annual Conference – The Future of Family Justice: International Innovations in Toronto, ON from May 29th to June 1st, 2019. They will be specifically focusing on The Voice of the Alienated Child.

Registration is open now: https://www.ccpa-accp.ca/general-continuing-education/annual-conference/

May 13th-16th, 2019

MAY 2019 THE COST OF CONFLICT AND PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM DIVORCE FALL OUT

Alyson Jones and her Associate Ida Harvey will be presenting on the neurobiological impact of conflict on children and discussing how containment strategies can protect children. They will be at the CCPA/IAC Annual Conference in Moncton, NB from May 13th to 16th, 2019.

Registration is open now: https://www.ccpa-accp.ca/general-continuing-education/annual-conference/

May 2nd-4th, 2019

MAY 2019 OCLF/OAFM 2019 Conference: Resolution Evolution – the Path to Peace

Alyson Jones and esteemed Lawyer Karen Redmond will be presenting on conflict reduction and case management in Ottawa, ON on May 2-4, 2019 at the OCLF/OAFM 2019 Conference: Resolution Evolution – the Path to Peace.  They will be presenting on “How Lawyers and Mental Health Professionals Can Reduce the Impact of Conflict Through Effective Case Management.”

This event is open to the public and tickets can be purchased at: https://oclf.ca/events/annual-conference/

APRIL 11-12th, 2019

APR 2019 CLEBL Course – A Deeper Dive:  The Intersection Between Family Law and Psychology 2019

Alyson Jones will be amongst a group of experts presenting to both the legal and mental health community at the Continuing Legal Education of BC Course A Deeper Dive: The Intersection Between Family Law and Psychology 2019. This event will be held at the Pan Pacific Hotel (999 Canada Place, Vancouver) and run daily on April 11th and 12th from 9am to 4pm. 

Alyson will be co-chairing this innovative conference with esteemed Lawyers John-Paul Boyd and Morag MacLeod. This course is aimed at understanding the thoughts, behaviours, and emotions in the case. 

Alyson will be co-chairing the entire course and presenting on the following:

  1. Therapeutic & Legal Interventions in High conflict cases
  2. Attachment, Parenting Plans and Parent Child Contact Problems

This event is open to all professionals involved in family breakdown, including lawyers, judges, mental health professionals, mediators and arbitrator of all learning levels. 

Register now: http://store.cle.bc.ca/productdetails.aspx?cid=1611/&_ga=2.262025487.343449542.1546897594-1521971482.1449689133

This course will include a minimum of two hours of professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management. This is the two-day update to our acclaimed program, Assessments and Interventions: The Intersection of Family Law and Psychology. As in 2016, this course is taught by a multidisciplinary faculty of expert psychologists, clinical counsellors, lawyers and judges, who will provide insights and practical guidance on the challenging intersections of law and psychology in family law disputes.