Introductory Interdisciplinary Collaborative Law Training

Date and time: 
September 29, 2023 - 12:00am to September 30, 2023 - 11:45pm
Event type: 
Introductory Collaborative Practice Training

In this step-by-step, interactive two-day training, attendees will learn the Collaborative Law approach to conflict resolution and how to incorporate this revolutionary process into their practice. This program will be valuable to all professionals interested in transforming their dispute resolution practice, including attorneys, financial specialists, mental health professionals, and mediators.

Who should Attend: This training is designed for family law attorneys, psychologists, therapists and other mental health professionals, and financial professionals, child development and co-parenting specialists, and anyone assisting family clients in conflict.

Curriculum:  Lectures, demonstrations (video and live), role plays, and panel discussions will include these topics:

Elements of Collaborative Law Practice

Making the “Paradigm Shift” - Moving from an Adversarial Mindset to a Collaborative Mindset

Interests-Based Negotiation

The Interdisciplinary Team in the Collaborative Process

Ethical Considerations and Dilemmas

Overcoming Challenges in Collaborative Law Practice

Incorporating Collaborative Law into Your Practice

Faculty:  The faculty consists of professionals with national and international reputations as leading trainers in the field of Collaborative Practice.


13120 Pierce Street

Omaha, NE 68144


Morgan Keen Hecht


Morgan, an independent licensed mental health practitioner, is also a Board-Certified Diplomat in Social Work providing service to couples, families, and individuals. She offers mental health services to people coping with life stressors, relationship issues, and mood disorders – such as the spectrum of depression and anxiety conditions.

Morgan has been a Collaborative Divorce Professional since the Nebraska Academy of Collaborative Professionals was founded in 2004.

Family Enrichment | 820 S. 75th St., Omaha, NE 68114 | 402-391-2477 |

Jodie McGill


Jodie Haferbier McGill is the founder and managing attorney of McGill Law. Over her nearly twenty years of practicing, Jodie has become highly skilled and successful working with families who own businesses or have more complex estates.  Since 2013, she has helped numerous families in Nebraska and Iowa reach an amicable, swift, and peaceful resolution utilizing collaborative divorce. She is passionate about helping families transition through the divorce process using the collaborative ideals. 

Payment Method: 

Cancellation Policy: A fee of $75 will be charged for all cancellations, regardless of cause.  If NACP is notified of cancellation on or before September 15, 2023, NACP will refund the applicable registration fee less the $75 cancellation fee. 

No refunds will be granted after September 15, 2023.

Continuing Education Credits:  Continuing Legal Education for this program is pending. 

Additional Information:  Final instructions and materials will be emailed shortly before the training. If you have questions, please email  If you have any dietary restrictions, please let us know with your registration.

McGill Law | Omaha – Lincoln – Bellevue | 402-548-5418 | |

Karl Rohrbaugh


Karl helps his clients to be confident about their financial goals and the strategies designed to reach them. He is passionate about planning for the unexpected – guiding clients through more than just the good times.

“Money is a tool,” Karl said. “It simply allows you to do what’s important to you, whether that’s helping those in need, retiring with dignity, making memories with your family, caring for an aging loved one, or sending your kids to college. My job is to understand what someone wants to accomplish and guide them to help maximize their results.”

By knowing the details that make each client or family unique, Karl is not only capable of guiding them, but can also explain their financial strategy in a straightforward manner that makes sense to them.

Karl holds several professional designations including Certified Financial Planner™, Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor℠ and Accredited Asset Management Specialist℠. He is also a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst®, enabling him to guide clients going through the divorce process.

Stride Wealth Planning of Raymond James & Associates | 1010 N 102nd St., Suite 203, Omaha, NE 68144 | 402-800-1346 | |

Contact email:
Nebraska Academy of Collaborative Professionals
Price info: 

EARLY BIRD Registration for Attorneys

before September 15, 2023:  $650

Attorney Registration

by September 25, 2023:  $700   

EARLY BIRD Registration for Mental Health & Financial Professionals

BEFORE September 15, 2023: $450

Mental Health &Financial Professionals Registration

by September 15, 2023: $500


$50 discount available if participant prints & brings their own presentation material.

 Meals and snacks included