Second Saturday Divorce Workshops

San Diego, CA
Divorce Workshops for Women, Men & Parents 

“Divorce is not about manners – it is about survival.”
- Ginita Wall

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Cost: See Details for each workshop
Cash or check accepted.
No pre-registration required.

TELEPHONE:
858-524-0955 or 858-792-0524
Location:
MiraCosta College
San Elijo Campus
Room: see details below
3333 Manchester Ave.
Cardiff, CA 92007

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This workshop is held the SECOND SATURDAY of each month.

This workshop is designed to help women take the next step, no matter where they are in the process of untying the knot.Second Saturday deals with the legal, financial, family and personal issues of divorce in a logical, yet compassionate way. With the guidance of trained professionals, workshop participants gain greater understanding of the confusing divorce process.

SECOND SATURDAY WORKSHOPS are held on the Second Saturday of each month.

2014 Second Saturday
San Diego Workshop Dates

April 12, 2014

May 10, 2014

June 14, 2014

July 12, 2014

August 9, 2014

September 13, 2014

October 11, 2014

November 8, 2014

December 13, 2014

Registration: 8–8:30 a.m.
Workshop: 8:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
Location: San Elijo Campus
Room: 201 through May 2014, Room 505 after that

Call for information regarding subsidized fees for those with financial need.

(858) 524-0955 or (858)792-0524

Second Saturday Workshop for Women

Second Saturday Schedule of Events

8:00-8:30 – Registration

8:30-8:45 Introduction

8:45-9:40 – Legal Issues

Presented by a divorce attorney

  • The divorce process and legal fees
  • Protecting yourself legally and financially
  • Child custody; child and spousal support

9:40 – Break

9:50-10:40 – Family Issues

Presented by a family counselor

  • Dealing with a hostile spouse
  • Helping your family cope with the stress of divorce
  • Rebuilding self esteem

10:50-11:50 – Financial Issues

Presented by a financial advisor

  • Preparing for divorce
  • Dividing property
  • The tax consequence of divorce

11:50-12:00 – Questions & Answers

12:00 – Break

12:15-1:30  - Mediation

1:30 on – Questions & Answers

Presented by a family law mediator

  • Mediated divorce
  • Short-form divorce

Men's Divorce WorkshopDivorce Workshop for Men

This workshop provides men with the tools needed to navigate the challenging waters of divorce. In a concise and logical fashion, receive the knowledge needed to choose and utilize divorce professionals wisely so as to achieve optimum results while saving time and money.

By the end of the workshop, you will know your rights; understand the legal, financial and tax consequences; and be better prepared psychologically.

2014 Workshop Dates

April 12, 2014

May 10, 2014

June 14, 2014

July 12, 2014

August 9, 2014

September 13, 2014

October 11, 2014

November 8, 2014

December 13, 2014

Registration: 8-8:30 a.m.

Workshop: 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Location: San Elijo Campus
Room: 307
COST: $25 per participant
Cash or check accepted
No pre-registration required

Pre-registration is available through the Community Services office. Call 760.795.6820.

Parenting After DivorceParenting After Divorce

Parents want to do what’s best for their children, but struggle when talking with them about divorce and changes in the family.

Parents will learn strategies to communicate with their children in an age-appropriate way; learn how to protect their children from parental conflict and competition; and be guided on how to make decisions that benefit the children.

2014 Workshop Dates

April 19, 2014

May 17, 2014

Registration: 8:30-9 a.m.

Workshop: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Location: San Elijo Campus
Room: 201

COST: $35 per participant
Cash or check accepted
No pre-registration required

Pre-registration is available through the Community Services office. Call 760.795.6820

Divorce Resources From WIFE.org


ABCs of Divorce for Women

Price:$15.00

Author: Carol Ann Wilson, CFP™, CDS and

Ginita Wall ,CFP™, CPA, CDS

Binding: Softcover

This book will teach you what you need to know to manage the changes in your life before, during, and after your divorce.  Throughout this process, we emphasize these four attitudes:

Always Be

  • Careful - Many mistakes in divorce are made by not thinking Carefully about the results of your Choices.

  • Cognizant – Learning as much as possible about the divorce process will make it easier for you to have realistic goals and expectations.

  • Centered -The “money crazies” of divorce can make it hard for you to focus on what’s really important Try to remain Centered.

  • Courageous -Women, especially, often have a hard time standing up for themselves and getting what they deserve. Take Control of the divorce process and be Courageous in pursuing what you need and deserve.

By preparing yourself for the realities of divorce, you can save yourself a lot of heartbreak and hassle in the future.


WIFE.org Financial Freedom Booklets


150 Ways To Divorce Without Going Broke

Price: $5.00

Author: Ginita Wall™, CPA with Jessica Richman, CFS

Binding: Booklet

Item#: p-dp-divorce

Divorce is the
biggest single financial transaction of most people’s lives, raising
important questions that demand immediate answers.

  • How do you choose
    an attorney?

  • What records do
    you need to keep?

  • Are you getting
    your fair share of the marital assets?

  • And what about
    taxes?

The 150 concise, practical tips in this booklet can guide you through the often complex process of divorce, providing an impartial source to turn to in difficult times.


Love and Money:
150 Tips for Couples

Price:$5.00

Author: Kathleen Gurney, Ph.D & Ginita Wall, CPA™ with Jessica Richman, CFS

Price: $5.00

Binding: Booklet

 

Helpful tips ways that you, as a couple, can improve your relationship with money.  Areas covered include:

  • While dating
  • Living Together
  • For Newlyweds
  • Joining Your Financial Lives
  • Starting a Family
  • Relationship Skills for Financial Success
  • Remarriage