Seminars For Women
Knowledge Is Power
The Oasis Experience,
Providing Divorce Support for Women
2017 Spring Seminars
All seminars are in the
evening and held at Linda's office.
Two Mid America Plaza, Suite 800
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Everything Financial: Realities
of Divorce - May 1, 2017
Perhaps you have NOT had an active or equal role in managing the family
finances. Maybe you are not as well informed as you should be, in order to make
sound business decisions. This seminar will address the importance of facing
financial realities and taking control of your personal financial matters.
Planning for your long term stability is of utmost concern before, during and
after divorce. If you are contemplating divorce or in the process, this is
a must attend event. By attending this seminar, you will learn about:
- Spousal Support/Child Support/ Division of Marital
- Factors that Affect your Divorce: Debt, Budget &
- How Retirement Accounts and Pensions factor into
- How to assess if you will be able to live
comfortably after your divorce
Mary Beth McLean, MBA and Nicole
Romito, CDFA are both Certified Financial PlannerTM practitioners and
Lead Advisors at Private Vista, LLC. They are passionate about empowering women
financially, especially during and after the divorce process. They co-founded
Project VenusSM, where like-minded women are connected, supported and inspired
to enrich their lives through financial planning, education and partnership.(www.myprivatevista.com)
Surviving the Storm: Children
and Divorce - May 22, 2017
Divorce affects children of all ages. They too grieve the loss of their
family, as they knew it. As you deal with your own struggles, you must handle
the children's issues as well. Learn how to do this effectively. The following
topics will be discussed:
- Changes in the family structure
- Dealing with difficult situations
- Effects of divorce on children of different ages and
stages (including adult children)
- Learning to co-parent effectively
- Being a role model for your children
This seminar is appropriate for
women contemplating divorce, in the process or already divorced. The guest
presenter will be Licensed Therapist and Child Specialist Tammy Daniele, LCSW.
Tammy has worked extensively in the court system in dealing with the emotional
impact of divorce. She is the author of "I Love You Penelope Rose", a
children's book about divorce.
Divorce Myths and Mistakes -
June 5, 2017
Divorce can feel like a foreign country where a foreign language is spoken.
Often times, people are fearful because they are victims of misinformation. How
does one make sense out of the legal system? What critical information must one
learn? This program is appropriate for those contemplating or in the process of
divorce. Some of the questions that will be addressed at this seminar
- Is the legal system fair?
- Do I really need to gather three years of financial
- If I am not happy with the divorce settlement, can I
change it later?
- If I am half-way through my divorce and dont
like my lawyer, am I stuck?
- Are children involved in decisions regarding which
parent they will live with?
- Am I entitled to get more money if my spouse
cheated or lost our money due to gambling or poor investments?
The guest presenter will be
Karen Covy, Divorce Attorney, Advisor and Author of "When Happily Ever
After Ends: How to Survive Your Divorce Emotionally, Financially and
Legally". Karen has been featured on Channel 7 News and WCIU You and Me
This Morning. Karen is a regular contributor to The Huffington Post, Blogs on
Divorce and Your Tango. She is also a mediator, arbitrator, collaborative
divorce practitioner and former adjunct law professor. (www.karencovy.com)
To sign up
for these seminars please download registration form:
2017 Spring Registration Form
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