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Mental Health Issues in Family Law Cases
Date: 03/28/2017
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
Presented by: Domestic Relations
Experience Level: Intermediate
MCLE Credit: 2.5 IL MCLE Credits
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Mental health issues are becoming more common in divorce cases. Examine the issue from the perspectives of a judge, an attorney, and a 604.10 evaluator. Attendees will also be made aware of the resources available if your client or opposing party has a mental illness.
Joshua P. Haid, Women's Divorce and Family Law Group
Dr. John M. Palen, Ph.D., LCSW
Hon. Debra B. Walker, Circuit Court of Cook County, Domestic Relations Division
Diane Walker Zell, Secretary, Illinois Chapter, National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

Deborah D. Lollis, Law Office of Deborah D. Lollis; Chair, CBA Domestic Relations Committee
Leslie Arenson, Schiller DuCanto & Fleck; Vice-Chair, CBA Domestic Relations Committee

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