APFM webinars are offered live as a benefit to APFM members. Others may pay a fee to attend a live webinar.
To register for an upcoming webinar, click on the webinar of interest below to be taken to the registration page.
If you have an idea for a future APFM webinar, please submit your proposal using the form on this page.
Upcoming Webinars and Online Courses
To learn more about a webinar or course, or to register, click on the item of interest below.
This 90-minute presentation, scheduled for November 30, 2021, provides insights and information on the status and strategies associated with creation of a nationally recognized performance-based credentialing program for all professional mediators.
Past Webinars for APFM members: Log in Required
Our goal is to make prior APFM webinars available to members to view online any time. Webinar recordings are available at no additional cost to APFM members logged into the website. APFM members may either:
- Log in here and then return to this page to choose a recorded webinar; or
- Click on the “LOG IN” link below the webinar you’d like to view. When you login, you should be returned automatically to the page where you can view the webinar you’ve selected.
Once logged in, you can view as many recorded webinars as you like.
Past Webinars for the Public
If you are not an APFM member but would like to see one or more of our recorded webinars, please visit our Vimeo channel at https://vimeo.com/apfmnet, where you will find many of the recordings. You may rent the recordings for a fee.
List of Available Recordings (click to expand)
Google Ads for Family Mediators: Delivering Potential Clients to Your Website with the Flip of a Switch
This 60-minute presentation, recorded May 26, 2021, addresses how to effectively deploy Google Ads to deliver potential clients to your website with a goal toward getting them to inquire about your services.
This 90-minute presentation, recorded April 30, 2021, addresses the financial issues involved when mediating a divorce where a child has autism spectrum disorder.
Who Keeps the Dog? How Can You Bring the Pet’s Perspective into the Divorce Process? with Karis Nafte
This 90-minute presentation, recorded on March 23, 2021, is designed to give you practical tools when dealing with pet custody/guardianship.
This 90-minute presentation, held February 10, 2021, addressed topics including Autism Across the Spectrum: Key Points for Parents and Professionals; National Special Education Laws (the IDEA). and much more.
Part 2 of our Unconscious Bias workshop was presented by Dr. David Campt and Matthew Freeman, on Friday, January 29, 2021. This joint program, presented by APFM, Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation (MCFM), and Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council (MCLC), continues to take a family mediation focus on diversity issues vital to our practices and to our society.
The keynote reviewed the insidious nature of unconscious bias, explore the ways that our lack of recognition of it and of built-in racial hierarchies tend to undermine goals of an inclusive, caring and just society and collaborative professions. The video is available to non-members to rent on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/apfm20201120/487462963
Propose a Webinar
Do you have an idea for a webinar of interest to the professional family mediation community? Maybe you will be our next presenter! Please submit your proposal below and our training committee will respond in short order. Thank you!
Proposals will not be reviewed until they are complete. If any additional or supplemental materials including handouts are not ready to be included in this form, please email them to [email protected] as soon as they become available.