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Academy of Professional Family Mediators (APFM) to Livestream November 7-9 Conference

Academy of Professional Family Mediators (APFM) to “Livestream” November 7-9, 2019 Conference in Boston!

by APFM President, Michael Aurit

Register for the 2019 APFM LIVESTREAM Conference!

For the first time in history, this year, a national family mediation conference will be broadcast live, online, across the United States and around the world, via LIVESTREAM.

On behalf of the APFM Board of Directors and APFM Conference Committee, I am thrilled to announce that registration is now open for our groundbreaking 2019 APFM LIVESTREAM Conference! This special event will include live coverage of some of the very best programming from our “in-person” conference in Boston, November 7 – 9.

As a major added benefit, both LIVESTREAM and “in-person” conference registrants will also receive 6-months complimentary access to all recorded programs, increasing the number of programs that all registrants can view!

APFM is proud to partner with, our Exclusive Sponsor of the LIVESTREAM Conference, to make into a reality this dream of access-to-all.

We give special thanks to our APFM Conference Committee, led by our Co-Chairs, Amanda Singer and Ken Neumann, and members, Max Markin and Josh Kraus, for their dedicated support in making the LIVESTREAM event a reality.

As mediators, we understand the significance of “meeting people where they are.” Today, more family mediators are online, and, thus, we feel that our trainers and educators should meet family mediators where they are, to better train and support family mediators, advance our profession, and help mediators provide the highest quality services to the public.

APFM will now be meeting you, where you are. I believe that doing so has the potential to change the face of the family mediation profession and, in turn, change public awareness about divorce and family mediation. Wide access to the world’s most experienced family mediation trainers and influential thought leaders in the field removes virtually all barriers to mediators gaining the skill and knowledge to become successful professionals.

While we cannot always travel from coast to coast, or around the world, now we are only one click away from connecting with one another, and from accessing the finest array of family mediation focused keynote addresses, deep-dive programs, panel discussions, and workshops, rich with the content we care about most.

Please join us for this momentous event and register for the 2019 APFM LIVESTREAM Conference! and, please share this information with your local mediation organizations and colleagues.

A more united field is a more knowledgeable one. A more knowledgeable field makes us stronger in fulfilling our collective dream of providing more families with the highest quality mediation services possible.

Thank you,
Michael Aurit
APFM President


Michael Aurit

Michael Aurit helps aspiring and experienced mediators reach their greatest potential. He is a nationally respected professional mediator, prominent mediation trainer, and inspiring thought leader. As Director and Co-Founder of The Aurit Center for Divorce Mediation in Arizona, he has helped thousands of people resolve their divorce and child custody… MORE >

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