Qualifies for 1.5 CPD Hours, all of which qualify for Ethics.
The panel will discuss using a trauma-informed approach to develop appropriate and healthy client relationships when providing legal services. Through a question-and-answer discussion format the panel will talk about situations that may give rise to challenging lawyer/client relationships; the importance of separating the person from the behaviour and developing a trust-based relationship before delving into the legal issue and the importance of lawyers having clear boundaries and expectations, which also have to be reasonable in the circumstance.
Moderator: Ronni Nordal, Q.Arb., LL.M., K.C. Nordal Law, Regina.
Panel: April Derkson BSW, RSW. Oaks Mental Health, Saskatoon. Chantelle Johnson. CLASSIC, Saskatoon. Davida Bentham. PBLS, Regina.