SOURCE: The Divorce Center

The Divorce Center

October 06, 2011 10:56 ET

The Divorce Center Offers Needham Seminar Series on "Divorce in Massachusetts" -- Four Sessions on the Key Aspects of Divorce

Starting November 8th in Needham, Weekly Sessions Presented by Legal, Financial and Mental Health Professionals Will Address the Diverse Questions and Concerns of Divorcing Couples and Parents

NEWTON, MA--(Marketwire - Oct 6, 2011) - The Divorce Center, a non-profit organization of professionals from multiple disciplines providing support and education for people going through separation or divorce, is offering a public education seminar series in Needham, MA entitled, "Divorce in Massachusetts." Offered Tuesdays from November 8th to December 6th, the four-part series of sessions will cover all the legal, financial and psychological aspects of divorce, helping divorcing individuals and their families to ease the unavoidable trauma. The sessions will be held at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital cardiology conference room, 148 Chestnut Street, Needham, MA.

Professionals supporting divorcing and separating couples (e.g. attorneys, mediators, financial planners, social workers, and counselors) will lead the sessions, addressing issues such as dealing with the divorce process, protecting assets, alimony, insurance, child custody, child support, parenting, the psychological effects of divorce and coping strategies. The sessions will meet from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., allowing time for the professionals to respond to questions and concerns from attendees.

The subjects of the four sessions in the seminar series and the dates they will be held in Needham are as follows:

I. The Divorce Process - Tuesday, November 8.
II. Finances, Assets & Alimony - Tuesday, November 15.
III. Children & Divorce - Tuesday, November 29.
IV. After Divorce - Tuesday, December 6.

The seminar series is offered free of charge, however a donation of $20 per session is suggested. For more information on the "Divorce in Massachusetts" seminar series and to register for the sessions, visit:

About The Divorce Center
The Divorce Center is a non-profit organization of legal, financial and mental health professionals providing support and education for people going through separation or divorce. Since 1983, the non-profit organization has been helping ease the trauma of divorce and make the process more civilized, especially for the children.

The Divorce Center provides two tiers of service:

  • Educating individuals and the community at large about divorce and its effects, and the services and resources available to them; and
  • Helping professionals from various disciplines improve the service they provide to their divorcing clients.

The organization offers its expertise and compassion to all those who need it -- individuals and families, divorce professionals, religious groups, parent organizations, non-profit groups, and others who can benefit from the professional programs, public education and support groups. For more information, visit

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