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Law and Mental Health Considerations for Transgender/Gender Expansive People

A panel discussion with:

Commissioner Louise Bayles-Fightmaster Melle Browning, LMFT Anne Babin, PsyD

Join us for an opportunity to learn from trans community members and discussions that highlight law and mental health approaches to gender affirmative care, led by experienced clinicians specialized in LGBTQIA+ mental health and legal professionals specializing in legal issues in our community.

This program’s topics will include:

• Competency knowledge, from basics and beyond, to help you become more confident and competent working with and supporting trans individuals in your organization or practice.

• Available options for clients seeking trans related legal services such

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2020 MCLE Deadline Blitz!

Urgent: The Deadline for GROUP 3 (N-Z) is February 3, 2020. Finish Your 25 Hours of Continuing Legal Education with SCBA! California MCLE Requirements: 25 Total Hours Continuing Legal Education Credits Every 3 Years, Including: 4 Credit Hours of Legal Ethics, 1 Credit Hour of Competence Issues, and 1 Credit Hour of Elimination of Bias

NOTE: Section Discounts are only available by Phone, Fax, USPS Mail, or In-Person. We apologize for inconveniences caused.

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Elimination of Bias: Traversing Cultural Differences in the Legal Profession

Discussion will Include: ~ Cultural and Cross-Cultural Group Effects on Individuals and Communities ~ Implicit Bias Explained and Self-Testing ~ Debiasing Strategies for Legal Professionals

Catherine Conner, Conner, Lawrence, Rodney, Olhiser and Barrett, LLP

Ms. Conner is a Certified Family Law Specialist, Certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Her primary focus is on providing couples with options for resolving their disputes respectfully without going to court. The strategies she employs include private judging, mediation, collaborative practice, and settlement counsel. Ms. Conner is a past President of the Collaborative Council of the

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