GAL Approved Course Calendar

Course Accreditation Application - GAL/Sponsor Application for Accreditation of CPE Courses

Date Course Title Provider City Format Credit
June 21, 2018 Maine Child Welfare Conference: Navigating Pathways for Families in Recovery
Note: Not all sessions qualify for GAL credit. Select brochure link in the provider column to vew qualifying sessions.
Eastern Maine Medical Center Bangor Live 3/1.5
June 12, 2018 Fundamentals of Jurisdiction and Ethics York Bar Association Saco Live 2/1
May 24, 2018 Trial Strategies, Post-Trial Motions, Appeals York Bar Association Saco Live 3/0
May 22, 2018 Working with Expert Witnesses and GALs York Bar Association Saco Live 3/0
May 2, 2018 Reunification - Moving Forward Together Maine Judicial Branch Lewiston Live 6/1
May 1, 2018 Reunification - Moving Forward Together Maine Judicial Branch Lewiston Live 6.75/0
April 17, 2018 Definition of "Parent" and Third-Party Rights York Bar Association Saco Live 3/0
April 3, 2018 The Best Interests' Standards and Support York Bar Association Saco Live 3/0
March 20, 2018 Interim Proceedings, GALs and Discovery York Bar Association Saco Live 3/0
November 30, 2017 Minimum Standards Juvenile Law Training Maine State Bar Association Freeport Live 0/1
October 24, 2017 2017 GAL Core Training Maine State Bar Association Augusta Live 22.75/4
October 20, 2017 Understanding Childhood Trauma and Its Impact When Working with Families of Separation and Divorce Kids First Center Freeport Live 6/1
October 17, 2017 Understanding Trauma and the Importance of Providing Trauma-Informed Services Maine Judicial Branch Bangor Live 5.25/0
October 16, 2017 Understanding Trauma and the Importance of Providing Trauma-Informed Services Maine Judicial Branch Portland Live 5.25/0
September 7, 2017 Important Developments in Maine Family Law: A View from the Bench and the Bar Maine State Bar Association Freeport Live 1/1
August 25, 2017 Sixth Annual Legal Ethics Video Replay: The Interplay Between District and the Probate Court in Family Law Matters (.75) and Best Practices in Dealing with the Self-Represented Party (.75) Maine State Bar Association Augusta Live 0/1.5
August 1, 2017 Working the Case 2.0: The More Effective Child Protective Guardian ad Litem Child Protective Juvenile Justice Section of the MSBA Portland Live 2/1
July 21, 2017 Sixth Annual Legal Ethics Video Replay: The Interplay Between District and the Probate Court in Family Law Matters (.75) and Best Practices in Dealing with the Self-Represented Party (.75) Maine State Bar Association Live 0/1.5
June 28, 2017 Summer Institute Kids Free to Grow Rhumb Line Resort - Kennebunkport Live 1.75/0
June 22, 2017 2017 Annual Bar Conference: The Life Long Impact of Trauma on Children and Adults (1.5) and Evidentiary Issues in Domestic Violence Cases (1.0) Maine State Bar Association Sugarloaf - Carrabassett Valley Live 2.5/0
June 22, 2017 Tipping Points in Child Welfare: A time of Hurt and a time to Heal Eastern Maine Medical Center Bangor Live 6/0
May 31, 2017 Turning the Kaleidoscope of Family Conflict into a Prism of Harmony Association of Family and Conciliation Courts Boston Live 7.5/0
May 24, 2017 Working the Case - Title 22 Guardians ad Litem Child Protective Juvenile Justice Section of MSBA University of Maine School of Law - Portland Live 1.5/0
April 21, 2017 Chronic Conflict Families: Dynamics and Intervention Strategies Jeffrey S. Levy, LCSW, GAL and Diane Tennies, PhD, LADC Saco Live 5.5/1
April 4, 2017 Chronic Conflict Families: Dynamics and Intervention Strategies Jeffrey S. Levy, LCSW, GAL and Diane Tennies, PhD, LADC Bangor Live 5.5/1
March 30, 2017 Kennebec & Somerset Counties Bench/Bar Conference on Child Protective Issues Maine Judicial Branch Augusta Live 1.5/1.5
March 28, 2017 Sixth Annual Legal Ethics Video Replay: The Interplay Between District and the Probate Court in Family Law Matters (.75) and Best Practices in Dealing with the Self-Represented Party (.75) Maine State Bar Association Live 0/1.5
March 16, 2017 How We Make Decisions: Neuroscience & Heuristics Day and Bias: The Enemy of Persuasion American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Atlantis Resort Live 7.5/0
March 7, 2017 Maine CASA GAL Training Maine CASA Live 28/1.5
March 3, 2017 Parenting Through Separation, Transition and Divorce Kids First Portland Live 1.5/0