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Parenting Class for Divorcing Parents

Center for Divorce Education's


Offered by Lauri Shannon, LCSW


Florida Family Court requiresdivorcing/separating couples with minor children to complete a DCF approved parenting classbefore finalizing their divorce. 


 Next In Person Class November 1st   at 9am-1pm

call 786-423-6787 to reserve your spot

1931 Nebraska Avenue, Palm Harbor, Fl. 34684. 


The Center for Divorce Education, developed by Dr. Donald Gordan, has been providing these classes throughout the United States for over 25 years and have received a 95% satisfaction rate from parents who have taken our course. Our courses are evidence-based, SAHMSA Model Programs, proven to reduce litigation, parental conflict, child-reported stress, and physician visits by children.


 If you would like to learn more about our organization or our classes, click below.




Professional Experience and Training:


Her Master’s of Social Work degree was earned at Fordham University in New York City in 2002. Prior to that, she earned a Master’s of Science degree in Human Resources Management from the New School also in New York City in 1993. She also received an Undergraduate degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 1991 with a BA in Psychology. Then she became a LMSW in NY and earned her LCSW in Florida. Lauri is also a Certified Florida Family Mediator. 


She continues her professional development as a member of the National Association of Social Workers, an active board member of the The National Association of Divorce Professionals as the Treasurer, Member of Divorce Force and by attending conferences that enhance her skills and knowledge. She is an experienced therapist and provides our parenting program in Tampa.


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