Family Therapy: Universal and Unique Approaches - Video Samuel Gladding Through a series of entertaining, brief, and instructional role plays, Dr. Gladding reviews several universals of family treatment approaches, such as types of communication patterns, rules, and feedback. This role play shows an example of a mediator listening to families discuss their day, and giving honest feedback about how statements have affected them.
Mediation in Action - Video
A workplace dispute between two colleagues has created an issue which is affecting their colleagues and the business. This video shows a real example interviewing the owner, both employees, and their mediator. They reflect on the process and how mediating has changed their business.
Simulation: A Better Way - Video
This simulation discusses multiple types of mediation. It gives an example of a foreclosure, community, marital, special education, elder, and landlord/tenant dispute. It was a submission to the ABA Dispute Resolution Contest by Child and Family Services.
Simulation: Elder Mediation - Video
Elder Mediation-a Solution for Families at War (3 minutes) looks at a
typical family conflict over the care of an aging parent, and shows how a
mediator can help bring disputing siblings together to work out a solution.
This brief video illustrates how a court battle can be avoided through using
mediation. A vulnerable senior's choices and quality of life are at stake
in this volatile battle for control between his adult children.
Simulation: Roommate Co-Mediation - Video
This is a role play produced by students of a mediation in which roommates are having difficulties figuring out their problems. This is a co-mediation that illustrates well how two mediators can work together to facilitate a mediation.
Simulation: Opening Statement - Video
A role play of an opening statement in a mediation. This video took place at the Appalachian School of Law by Professor Paula Young. It gives a very detailed and thorough opening statement, and includes a lot of suggestions that mediators might include to help their parties be comfortable.
Simulation: ABA Workplace Mediation - Video
An inventive role play showing a workplace conflict. One, uh, person is considering filing a discrimination suit against her boss after she was fired for being pregnant at work. The video shows the opening statements from both parties, the negotiation phase, and ends with an agreement.
Simulation: Consider Workplace Mediation - Video
Video showing different ways to resolve workplace conflict, ending with a mediation role play. This video also gives narrative descriptions that highlight the differences amongst the various options. The mediator also gives a good introduction that sets the parties at ease. The video ends with an illustration of finding both parties' interests and determining the overlap.
Simulation: Disrespected Coworker Mediation - Video
Role Play of a mediation that gives an example of an opening statement, as well as the considerations of making parties comfortable and relaxed. This video is an example of a co-mediation where the mediators take turns giving a length opening statement.
Simulation: Family Mediation ADR in Action - Video
This video produced by the Indiana Supreme Court gives an example of a marital and shared custody mediation. The mediator helps the parties to give their opening statement and to settle on issues to be negotiated.