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Get Your Collaborative Process Stripes - Register Now for the Introductory Collaborative Process Training

Online Intensive over three days - Friday 26 July to Sunday 28 July 2024.

Don't miss out on one of the limited places at a great value-for-money rate! 

The Lowdown...

Our introductory Collaborative Process training is the gateway to being a Collaborative Professional. 


Completing this training will have you feeling confident and ready to take on your first Collaborative case. You'll leave with valuable tools for building a way of working that benefits you and your clients.

With our online training, you can train from wherever you are! Our upcoming training is an "Intensive" being held between 9am and 4pm over 3 days: 

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In this training you will:

  • Learn from a carefully curated team of experienced Collaborative Professionals

  • Be guided through every step of the Collaborative Process and practice your new skills in a supportive and encouraging environment.

  • Learn how to engage your clients into Collaborative Process.

  • Take your practice from being ‘cooperative’ with other professionals to ‘Collaborative’ (with a big "C"!).

  • Discover the power of interest based negotiation in creating meaningful, creative solutions for your clients

  • Receive the very templates, checklists and resources created and used daily by us in our Collaborative cases. You won’t have to take time to reinvent the wheel!

  • Gain 6 months’ free access to our exclusive online community space where you and your fellow learners receive ongoing support from experienced Collaborative Professionals to best assist you as you work with Collaborative Process.

  • Have the opportunity to join Collaborative Resolution NZ and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals. 

  • Earn15 CPD points provided you complete the training and it forms part of your CPD plan.

This training is open to a strictly limited number of participants. Register before 5 July 2024 at a great value-for-money early bird rate of $1,697.00 (incl GST). If you are a student, contact Selina to discuss a special student rate.

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Your Facilitators

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Selina Trigg

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Rosemarie Brown

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Karen Monet

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Lynda Moore

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Kelly Sutton

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Specialising in family law for over 27 years, Selina's practice focuses on assisting families to resolve disputes through mediation and Collaborative practice. She is accredited to the NZLS Family Specialist Panel of Mediators and has been a Collaborative lawyer since 2011. As of 2021, she took the step of achieving a long held ambition to make her practice litigation-free!


Selina currently serves as President-Elect and a Director on the Board of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (IACP) and serves as a member or co-Chair of several IACP Committees. In July 2024, she assumes the role of President  of IACP becoming only the second person outside North America to hold this position. She is a past Chair of Collaborative Resolution NZ (CRNZ). She regularly attends overseas education events in Collaborative Process and has completed
"Training for Trainers" with IACP.


Selina has previously worked as a contract lecturer in dispute resolution at AUT University. She is regularly invited to present at conferences here and overseas about aspects of Collaborative Process. 

Prior to becoming a lawyer, Rosemarie developed considerable experience as an accountant, mediator and Collaborative Professional, Rosemarie works hard to assist people to resolve disputes that could become time consuming and damaging in a more holistic, positive way. She acts as an impartial third party as a mediator (and previously as a Collaborative financial neutral) working to strengthen relationships and find a constructive way forward.

Rosemarie is a Professional member of Resolution Institute (LEADR), a Fellow (Mediator) and Panel List Mediator with AMINZ, and a registered FDR provider with the Ministry of Justice. She has thousands of hours experience in family law mediation and commercial disputes in New Zealand and Australia.


She has brought her legal, financial and resolution acumen to a number of Collaborative Process cases as a member of the Collaborative professional team.  

Following a career in accounting, specialising in taxation law, Karen made the transition to the field of family law.

Out of concern about the potentially damaging effects she saw in litigation for her clients and their families, Karen strives to adopt a harm reduction approach to her cases. As a result, she has undertaken training as a mediator and Collaborative Professional.

Karen has undertaken numerous Collaborative cases, many as part of a multidisciplinary team. Along with Selina Trigg and Jacinta Gallant (Canada), she co-authored the New Zealand specific content of the Our Family in Two Homes resource book.  


Karen is a member of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (IACP).

Prior to becoming the Money Mentalist and a Finance Neutral, Lynda spent many years as an accountant before returning to university to study psychology. Lynda works passionately to help individuals and couples grow within their relationships. When relationships end, she believes Collaborative Law is the best way to reach a financial settlement, enabling both parties to move forward positively. 

Acting as an impartial third party, Lynda brings a unique blend of accounting and money psychology expertise to support clients through the emotional and financial complexities of separation. The goal: that couples end their relationship financially and emotionally intact.

Lynda is a certified Money Mentor Coach and Professional member of the Financial Therapy Association. She has extensive experience working with clients to understand their relationship with money, improve communication about financial matters and make better financial decisions. Her career includes over 10 years in the Relationship Property space, where she has supported numerous clients in navigating the financial aspects of their separation. 

Kelly had a legal career in taxation, corporate law and private equity before entering private business in 2003. In 2016, Kelly trained as an alternative dispute resolution practitioner to offer processes for individuals and businesses to resolve their own conflicts outside the court system. 


Kelly is an accredited mediator, a relationship mediator, a certified divorce coach and a transition and recovery coach.  She also specialises in conflicted co-parenting coaching, collaborative process, and pre-mediation divorce coaching to help clients prepare, plan for, and confidently navigate and engage in the separation and divorce process through individualised support and skill building. 

Kelly is a director on several New Zealand-wide company boards. She is depute Chair of Collaborative Resolution New Zealand (CRNZ), a committee member of the IACP Australasian Taskforce and co-Chair of the Steering Group for the Australasia/South East Asian Conference at Brisbane in 2025. 

Kelly completed the Coach in Collaborative Practice course with Shelby Timmins (NSW, Australia) this year and hope to educate, grow and encourage the role of the divorce coach in Collaborative Practice in New Zealand. 

Through her own experience and extensive training, Kelly focuses on sharing her legal, business, mediation and coaching strategies to help individuals, families and businesses through difficult times to make informed, intentional decisions about their future. 

Read The "Small Print"

  • Participants will need a strong internet connection and computer with reliable working camera, microphone and speaker.

  • We reserve the right to postpone or cancel trainings in the event of insufficient registrations. In the event of us cancelling training, a full refund will be paid.

  • Our planning for your training experience relies on knowing well in advance exactly who is coming to training. You may cancel your registration 15 days in advance of the first session of your event and you will receive a refund less a 15% administration fee. No refund is payable for cancellations made less than 15 days before the commencement of the event but you may transfer your registration to another attendee provided notice of this is given to us by email within 3 days of training commencing. 

  • In order to receive a Certificate of Completion and hold yourself out as a Collaborative Professional, full attendance at all workshop sessions is required. 

  • By registering, you are authorising us to provide confirmation of your completion of training to Collaborative Resolution NZ and IACP.  They may email you directly regarding this and how you may become a member. 

Training Terms

Limited spaces available...

Book now to avoid disappointment!

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