Join the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC) Minnesota Chapter for its Annual Conference – a hybrid event with both live and virtual attendance options. MNAPABA members may register at the discounted AFCC member rate if registered by May 31. The keynote speaker will be Cynthia Mabry-King, Circuit Mediator for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit Other speakers include Justice Anne McKeig, Judge Jessica Ryan, and Marriage and Family Therapists, Michelle Libi and Joseph Reid. Visit the AFCC website for details.
1. Define what culture means in the context of working with families;
2. Examine one’s own beliefs about culture and self-identity considering one’s own culture;
3. Explain how consideration of culture is required in Minnesota custody law; and
4. Practice applying culture as a best interest factor in custody cases.
6.0 Credits CLE/CEU Elimination of Bias Pending.