About the DC Academy of Collaborative Professionals

Collaborative Practice is an international network of legal, financial, mental health and other professionals who assist parties facing separation, divorce or other difficult matters in a healthier, non-adversarial process based upon integrity, direct discussion and cooperation.

About 60 Collaborative practitioners are members of the DC Academy of Collaborative Professionals (DCACP). Our membership includes attorneys, mental health professionals, financial professionals and child specialists who work together in teams helping families in ways that they most need.

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If you would like to meet with a Collaborative professional, please click here to find a professional to meet your needs.

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If you are a professional interested in Collaborative practice, please click here for more information about membership.


Executive Board
President Sarah Zimmerman
President-Elect Marc Isaacs
Immediate Past President Erin Golding
Secretary Steve Weisbaum
Treasurer Caroline Girgis
Membership Committee Chair Margie Hofberg
Chair of Website Committee Sheila Gardner
Chair of Education Committee Lisa Herrick
Chair of Outreach Committee Barbara Burr
At-Large Board Members
Brandes Ash
Jennifer Davidson
Hahva Gallagher
Julia Kirvan
Sue Soler
Amanda Sow

*Barbara Burr and Lisa Herrick are not currently on the Board

Renew Membership Online

Payment for 2020-2021 membership must be received by July 1, 2020.