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2017

July 28

ONLINE

Live Webinar: Rekindle Your Mediation Work: Find Your Love Again with Lee Jay Berman

Join us for the first installment in AIM's Webinar Series High Level Skills for Experienced Mediators - "Rekindle Your Mediation Work: Find Your Love Again with Lee Jay Berman". This workshop will result in a shift for the attendees, and re-commitment to their work and connecting it to their vision.
American Institue of Mediation
Callie Squires
Phone: 310-478-5600
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

July 31-August 5

Malibu CA

Mediating the Litigated Case - Malibu
6-Day Program




Takes place on July 31 and August 1-5, 2017, in Malibu, California.

Register early - Since 2005 this program has sold out entirely through website registrations, prior to our advertising the program!
A sophisticated 6-day program for experienced litigators, in-house counsel, and other practitioners. Professionals can study the mediation of litigated cases to either become a mediator or to be a better advocate.

Faculty varies from program to program: Peter Robinson, Tom Stipanowich, Nina Meierding, Denise Madigan, Jim Craven, Steve Rottman, Matthew Guasco, and Alexander Williams.

Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution
Lori Rushford
Pepperdine School of Law
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90263 USA
Phone: (310) 506-6342
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

August 2

ONLINE

Engaging Civil Society in Peacemaking

Suzanne Ghais Ph.D. overviews her research exploring how inclusion or exclusion of civil society affected peace processes in Liberia, Chad, and the Philippines. Mediators working to prevent or settle violent conflict. This webinar is for facilitators of national dialogues, peacebuilding professionals, development professionals working with grassroots civil society groups
Association for Conflict Resolution International Section
Giuseppe Leone
Phone: 808.383.4117
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

August 3-7

Kensignton MD

40-hour Basic Mediation Training

This highly interactive workshop uses a wide range of formats including video, demonstrations, lectures, discussions, simulations, story and music. The workshop, with a 400-page manual, covers the basic content areas of mediation. The training presents a six-stage model of the mediation process and focuses on the skills involved in becoming an effective mediator. Includes a 400-page manual. Use of videotapes. Workshop limited to ten participants.
Mediation Matters
Carl D Schneider, Ph.D
Phone: 301-581-0330
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

August 7-10

San Francisco CA

32nd Annual Federal Dispute Resolution Conference

For three decades, thousands of federal HR, EEO, diversity, employee/labor relations and ADR practitioners have turned to FDR for unparalleled training and the unique opportunity to interact with government leaders and industry experts — at an unbeatable value!

The FDR Advisory Board, composed of experienced practitioners, crafts each year’s program to ensure that the topics covered are timely, relevant and address the current issues affecting agencies. Sessions span four educational tracks: Equal Employment Opportunity, HR/LR/ER, Alternative Dispute Resolution, and Attorney/Legal. Attendees can focus on one track or mix and match sessions from them all — making FDR a truly customized training experience. Sessions also include Town Hall conversations, Bonus sessions, and the cyberFEDS® Users Group.

Make plans now to join FDR in San Francisco, and see why past attendees say: “FDR is by far the best annual training event for Federal employees.”

FDR Conferences, Inc.
Sarah Mercer
Phone: 202-331-0004 x327
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

August 7-11

Chicago IL

Mediation Skills Training Certificate Program


Registration opens April 2017
Northwestern University's 40-hour Mediation Skills Training course focuses on fundamental and practical techniques to successfully resolve disputes. The certificate can be used by legal professionals as well as career changers to enter the field of dispute resolution, arbitration and mediation. Students will also learn about professional resources, and attorneys can earn mandatory continuing legal education credits
Northwestern School of Professional Studies
Website: Click here

August 7-11

Macon GA

General Civil Mediation Training & Practicum

Understand the nature of conflict, responses to conflict and the basics of conflict theory. Learn the skills needed to facilitate the management of various types of conflict in a fun, energizing environment. Real-plays give students realistic hands-on experience. A comprehensive overview of appropriate dispute resolution processes.
The New Decision Management Associates, Inc.
Bob Berlin
1100 Hill Place
Macon, GA 31210
Phone: 478-477-3317
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

August 7-10

Austin TX Area TX

40 Hour Basic Mediation Training - Austin TX area

Is a 4-day (8:00am – 6:00pm) 40-hour training course offered to the general public, HR staff and attorneys. This course is designed to give individuals the skills and credentials they need to serve as mediators in the State of Texas. The training focuses on practical mediation skills and covers areas of personal injury, employment, intellectual property, and multi-party conflicts, among others. This course meets the standards of the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable 40-Hour Training Standards as required by the Texas Mediator Credentialing Association. All Course materials will be provided.
Mediators of Texas: Institute of Mediation/Sensitivity Training
Barbara Ann Allen
Phone: 512-966-9222
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

August 10-18

Medford OR

Restorative Justice Facilitator Training

Join us for this 4-day intensive on August 10, 11, 17, & 18. Restorative justice is a community-based and trauma-informed practice used to encourage accountability, repair harm, and restore relationships when wrongdoings occur. Restorative justice is growing in school, criminal justice, and community settings around the globe.
Resolve Center for Dispute Resolution & Restorative Justice
Phone: 541-770-2468
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

August 11-12

Houston TX

Family Reconciliation & Family Intervention Mediation Training

This is a 2-day advanced mediation training that will equip and qualify mediators to handle the complicated issues that involve family and children in mediation. It will also allow for diagnosing and treatment of mental illness if discovered during mediation when applicable and if it is agreed to by involved parties.

You must already be a mediator or have taken IA's Basic Mediation course before taking this class. The next Basic Mediation course will be held in June.

Innovative Alternatives
Danielle Cathey
Phone: 713-222-2525
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

August 12

Colorado Springs CO

Interested in Becoming a Mediator? seminar

Join us for a 2-hour Saturday seminar to gain an understanding of mediation as a collaborative dispute resolution process and to explore mediation as a possible career. You will learn about… •Mediation definitions and goals •Mediaton models, roles, abilities, and the mediation process •How to get started •What’s next after training •Career opportunities- You will have the opportunity to get your questions answered! Phoenix Strategies is a private school approved by Colorado Dept. of Higher Education.
Phoenix Strategies, Inc.
Monica Lichtenberger and Jan Rodgers
Phone: (719) 266-8181
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

August 15-17

Austin Area TX

30 Hour Advanced Mediation Training - Austin TX area

Is a 3-day intensive (8:00-6:00) 30- hour training fulfilling the Texas Alternative Dispute Resolution Act requirements for mediators doing court-ordered family mediation and following the standards set by the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable. The sessions include family law, family dynamics, domestic violence, child development, ethical and practical considerations and finances in family cases. This course meets the standards of the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable as required by the Texas Mediator Credentialing Association.
Mediators of Texas: Institute of Mediation/Sensitivity Training
Barbara Ann Allen
Phone: 512-966-9222
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

August 16-19

San Antonio TX

Basic Mediation 40 Hour Course

4-Day course provides conflict in the workplace, requirements to become a mediator and foundation for the Advanced Family Mediation Course. This course meets the standards adopted by the Texas State Bar- Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable and the Texas Mediators Credentialing Association (TMCA). Content fulfills 40-Hour Basic Mediation Training. The design standards of this course may also comply with the mediation requirements of many other states*.
Project Mediation Pros, LLC
Elaine Garcia
Phone: 210-812-0044
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

August 17-19

St. Johns NL Canada

Elder Mediation Training

The advancement of age of our population, combined with the reality that everyone deserves quality of life, has led to the development of specialized mediation services aimed at addressing age related issues. This training will utilize learnings from evidence-based knowledge to provide the skills and sensitivity necessary to be successful in this emerging field.
Family Mediation Canada
Phone: 1-416-849-0643
Email: Click here
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August 22

Austin TX

8 Hour Arbitration Training - Austin TX area

This intense one-day class focuses on the ethics and principles of basic arbitration. Emphasis is placed on the importance of communicating for arbitrator success. The importance of understanding the terms binding arbitration and non-binding arbitration and the distinction between mediation and arbitration is discussed. Explored are the core tenets of arbitration, to include the arbitrator’s opening statement, the oath of all participants, arbitration formats and procedures, the Federal Arbitration and Texas Arbitration Acts, and the enforceability of the provisions. This training program is interactive and participatory.
Mediators of Texas: Institute of Mediation/ Sensitivity Training
Barbara Ann Allen
Phone: 512-966-9222
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

August 23-29

Denver CO

40 Hr. BASIC MEDIATION TRAINING - CLE & ETHICS CREDITS APPROVED

Join PSI in Denver! Experience small group (maximum 8 participants) training with video recording of student performance for optimal learning. Content emphasizes the Collaborative, Facilitative, Interest- Based Model. Presentations include: Dispute resolution roles, 19 skill- builder exercises; conflict theory; conflict management self-assessment; ethics; statutes; process; case management; and MOU writing. CLE & Ethics credits. Phoenix Strategies is a private school approved by Colorado Dept. of Higher Education.
Phoenix Strategies, Inc.
Monica Lichtenberger and Jan Rodgers
Phone: (719) 266-8181
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

August 31-October 5

ONLINE

Conflict Management Coaching (On-line course)

This virtual training is a licensed conflict management coaching course approved by Cinnie Noble, CINERGY® with credit from the International Coach Federation. Students learn a one-on-one process in which a trained coach assists people to effectively prevent or manage interpersonal disputes and to enhance their conflict management skills. This process has wide application. It may be used before and after a conflict has arisen, or while it is in progress. Conflict management coaching may be applied in the organizational, family and other contexts and for coaching individuals to participate in mediation and negotiation.
Conflict Connections
Patricia Porter
Phone: (210) 880-4440
Email: Click here
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September 5-October 4

ONLINE

Coaching Leaders Through Conflict - ONLINE

In this program on Conflict Management Coaching, certified coaches will learn the 7-stage CINERGY® model for coaching leaders through conflict and principles specific to providing conflict management coaching for leaders. Participants are required to be certified coaches. This is an 8 week online program held from 6-8 pm ET.
CINERGY Coaching, a division of Noble Solutions
Cinnie Noble
Phone: 416-686-4247
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

September 11-15

Macon GA

General Civil Mediation Training & Practicum

Understand the nature of conflict, responses to conflict and the basics of conflict theory. Learn the skills needed to facilitate the management of various types of conflict in a fun, energizing environment. Real-plays give students realistic hands-on experience. A comprehensive overview of appropriate dispute resolution processes.
The New Decision Management Associates, Inc.
Bob Berlin
1100 Hill Place
Macon, GA 31210 USA
Phone: 478-477-3317
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

September 11-15

Colorado Springs CO

40 Hr. BASIC MEDIATION TRAINING - CLE & ETHICS CREDITS APPROVED

Experience small group (maximum 8 participants) training with video recording of student performance for optimal learning. Content emphasizes the Collaborative, Facilitative, Interest-Based Model. Presentations include: Dispute resolution roles, 19 skill- builder exercises; conflict theory; conflict management self- assessment; ethics; statutes; process; case management; and MOU writing. CLE & Ethics credits. Phoenix Strategies is a private school approved by Colorado Dept. of Higher Education.
Phoenix Strategies, Inc.
Monica Lichtenberger and Jan Rodgers
Phone: 719-266-8181
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

September 15-16

Elmwood Park IL

Basic Interdisciplinary Collaborative Practice Training

Collaborative Practice (the newer approach to family law) differs from litigation, pre-trial settlement, and even divorce mediation. It involves a Collaborative team approach in which three types of professionals join forces-without reliance on threats, demands, or the court-to support a couple through the divorce process and toward a new post-divorce relationship and way of life. Attorneys, mental health professionals, and financial professionals interested in Collaborative Practice and who attend this seminar will learn the important, yet subtle ways in which each of their roles in a Collaborative divorce differs from their more traditional roles.
Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois
Holly Hickey
Phone: 312-882-8000
Email: Click here
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September 15

Dallas TX

THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UNINFORMED

This Advanced Mediator Training will have something for everyone and we will work through THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UNINFORMED mediation tactics and skills. A panel of Dallas attorneys will enlighten us with what they want from a mediator - the good, the bad but hopefully not the uninformed. Come see us on Friday, September 15, 2017. Free hotel shuttle and free parking at the hotel make this an easy fly-in, fly-out conference in the Dallas Love Field area.
Association of Attorney-Mediators
Brenda Rachuig
Phone: 972-669-8101
Email: Click here
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September 19-21

Colorado Springs CO

CONFLICT COACHING TRAINING- 24 HRS.

Learn to support clients when one-on-one assistance is more appropriate than mediation. Participants demonstrate facilitative, interest-based coaching processes and skills that promote self- determination and collaboration. Students gain insight into conflict management style, behaviors and hot buttons using 3 self-assessment tools. Coach other participants using real life situations, integrating assessment tool results into coaching processes. Phoenix Strategies is a private school approved by Colorado Dept. of Higher Education.
Phoenix Strategies, Inc.
Monica Lichtenberger and Jan Rodgers
3730 Sinton Road, Suite #105
Colorado Springs, CO 80907 USA
Phone: 719-266-8181
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

September 20-28

Medford OR

Restorative Justice Facilitator Training

Join us for this 4-day intensive on September 20, 21, 27 & 28, 2017. Restorative justice is a community- based and trauma-informed practice used to encourage accountability, repair harm, and restore relationships when wrongdoings occur. Restorative justice is growing in school, criminal justice, and community settings around the globe.
Resolve Center for Dispute Resolution & Restorative Justice
Phone: 541-770-2468
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

September 22

ONLINE

Live Webinar: Preventing Bad Settlement Decisions and Impasse: Using Brain Science, Game Theory, and Micro-Interventions with Doug Noll

Join us for the third installment in AIM's Webinar Series High Level Skills for Experienced Mediators - "Preventing Bad Settlement Decisions and Impasse: Using Brain Science, Game Theory, and Micro-Interventions with Doug Noll" Mediators are decision- architects. Learn to maximize the chance of good decisions by your participants!
American Institue of Mediation
Phone: 310-478-5600
Email: Click here
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September 22

Anchorage AK

Conflict Resolution in the Workplace Training

Regina Schnell from Workplace Symphonies in San Diego, CA will be the lead trainer. This 11 hour training will give you the key principles for conducting workplace mediation, jam-packed into one day.
Accord Alaska LLC
Angela Hamann
1120 Huffman Rd. Ste. 24-694
Anchorage, AK 99515 USA
Phone: 9079808949
Email: Click here
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September 22-23

Berkeley CA

Navigating Conflict for Therapists

We will explore the challenges in shifting from providing therapy to helping parties work through conflict. Learn a structure for reaching agreements using the concepts and tools of the Understanding-Based conflict resolution model.
The Center for Understanding in Conflict
Catherine Conner
Phone: 844-242-3428
Email: Click here
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September 22-24

Kensington MD

20-Hour Child Access Mediation Training

This training focuses on the skills involved in becoming an effective mediator in parenting disputes, including how to talk about custody and visitation, distress and disorder: emotional aspects of separation and divorce, screening for and addressing domestic violence, the bifurcation of custody and child support, child development theory: its use and abuse in custody cases, parenting plans for very young children, the “50/50” myth, and more. A 350-page manual. Use of videotapes. Workshop limited to ten participants.
Mediation Matters
Carl D Schneider, Ph.D.
Phone: 301-581-0330
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

September 23

Colorado Springs CO

Interested in Becoming a Mediator? seminar

Join us for a 2-hour Saturday seminar to gain an understanding of mediation as a collaborative dispute resolution process and to explore mediation as a possible career. You will learn about… •Mediation definitions and goals •Mediaton models, roles, abilities, and the mediation process •How to get started •What’s next after training •Career opportunities You will have the opportunity to get your questions answered! Phoenix Strategies is a private school approved by Colorado Dept. of Higher Education.
Phoenix Strategies, Inc.
Monica Lichtenberger and Jan Rodgers
Phone: 719-266-8181
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

September 26-November 18

Greenfield MA

Basic Mediation Training

Learn simple steps for dealing with conflict, develop skills to use in professional and personal situations, help others work with conflict. 32- to 40-hour basic training (see website for details and fees). CECs and CLEs available. Court- and bar-approved training provider.
The Mediation & Training Collaborative
Debbie Lynangale
Phone: 413-475-1505
Email: Click here
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September 26-28

Colorado Springs CO

Workplace Mediation Training- 24 hrs.

Join us for an optimal training experience! Participants 1) become familiar with employment statutes and regulatory agencies, 2) assess and strategize workplace cases, 3) practice techniques that foster relationships and collaboration, 4) participate in interactive workplace role plays. PSI is an approved school by Colorado Dept. of Higher Education.
Phoenix Strategies, Inc.
Monica Lichtenberger and Jan Rodgers
USA
Phone: 719-266-8181
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

September 28-30

Akron PA

Fall 2017 Basic Mediation Training - 3 Days

Learn about the following topics: Communication methods, Conflict Resolution skills, The mediation process, Ethics, Practice being a mediator through multiple role plays. $475 Fee includes training materials, drinks, snacks and lunches. Please contact us to learn more about our discount and scholarship opportunities. Save $50 and register by September 8; registration deadline is September 22,2017.
Advoz
Mila Pilz
53 N. Duke Street
Laner, PA 17602 USA
Phone: 717-397-2404
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

October 2-6

Macon GA

General Civil Mediation Training & Practicum

Understand the nature of conflict, responses to conflict and the basics of conflict theory. Learn the skills needed to facilitate the management of various types of conflict in a fun, energizing environment. Real-plays give students realistic hands-on experience. A comprehensive overview of appropriate dispute resolution processes.
The New Decision Management Associates, Inc.
Carolyn L. Raines
1100 Hill Place
Macon, GA 31210
Phone: 478-477-3317
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

October 2-6

Denver CO

BASIC MEDIATION TRAINING - 40 HRS. / CLE & ETHICS CREDITS APPROVED

Experience small group (maximum 8 participants) training with video recording of student performance for optimal learning. Content emphasizes the Collaborative, Facilitative, Interest-Based Model. Presentations include: Dispute resolution roles, 19 skill- builder exercises; conflict theory; conflict management self-assessment; ethics; statutes; process; case management; and MOU writing. CLE & Ethics credits. Phoenix Strategies is a private school approved by Colorado Dept. of Higher Education.
Phoenix Strategies, Inc.
Monica Lichtenberger and Jan Rodgers
Phone: 719-266-8181
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

October 4-13

Corte Madera CA

40 hour Mediation Training




A dynamic interactive, 40 hour professional training program utilizing simulations, coaching, lectures and demonstrations. October 4-6 & 11-13, 2017. To see what prior participants have to say about this training visit our website: www.RosenbergMediation.com
Mediation Offices of Steven Rosenberg
Steven Rosenberg
775 East Blithedale Ave, #363
Mill Valley, CA 94941 USA
Phone: (415) 383-5544
Email: Click here
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October 7-28

Monroe Township NJ

NJAPM 40-Hour Divorce Mediation Training, Fall 2017

The dates are Oct 7,8,14,21,28. Forsgate CC, Exit 8A, NJ Turnpike. $1,550 fee includes breakfast and lunch. Earn CPE and NJ CLE credits. Meets the training requirement for 1:40 Family Economic Program. Includes NJ Alimony, Equitable Distribution, child support guidelines and parenting. Taught by leading NJ mediation practitioners.
New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators
Anju D. Jessani, Accredited Professional Mediator
Phone: 201-217-1090
Email: Click here
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October 14

Colorado Springs CO

Interested in Becoming a Mediator? seminar

Join us for a 2-hour Saturday seminar to gain an understanding of mediation as a collaborative dispute resolution process and to explore mediation as a possible career. You will learn about… •Mediation definitions and goals •Mediaton models, roles, abilities, and the mediation process •How to get started •What’s next after training •Career opportunities You will have the opportunity to get your questions answered! Phoenix Strategies is a private school approved by Colorado Dept. of Higher Education.
Phoenix Strategies, Inc.
Monica Lichtenberger and Jan Rodgers
Phone: 719-266-8181
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

October 18-21

Eugene OR United States

Restoring Focus on the Child: CADRE’s Seventh National Symposium

CADRE, the National Center on Dispute Resolution in Special Education, is convening Restoring Focus on the Child: CADRE’s Seventh National Symposium. The event will take place in Eugene, Oregon at the Valley River Inn.

National Ctr on DR in Special Education - CADRE
Clare Fowler
CADRE
PO Box 51360
Eugene, OR 97405-0906 USA
Phone: 541 686 5060
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October 19-20

Berkeley CA

Negotiating Effective Environmental Agreements


This intensive two-day workshop is designed to meet the needs of professionals and graduate students alike who are in a position to coach, advise on or negotiate environmental agreements. In this course, we show you how the process of face-to-face negotiation can augment traditional policy making with creative agreements that are better informed and more stable. During the training, course participants will learn the elements of mutual gains bargaining, apply them in a series of hands-on negotiation simulations, and troubleshoot how you personally can apply these tools to everyday work situations. We illustrate the practical application mutual gains bargaining strategies in the context of these substantive public policy topics: • Watershed management, flood protection, and habitat restoration • Strategies to strengthen sustainable US fisheries • Air quality management plans • Coastal and marine spatial planning • Alternatives analysis and funding for infrastructure repair and maintenance • Guidelines for conservation of protected species • Accelerating investment in innovative renewable technologies • Negotiated strategic plans for statewide research investment
CONCUR, Inc.
Scott McCreary
1832 Second Street
Berkeley, CA 94710 USA
Phone: 510-649-8008
Email: Click here
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October 19-21

Nashville TN

3rd Annual Fall Professional Skills Program





October 19-21, 2017

Co-sponsored by the Institute for Conflict Management at Lipscomb University

The first 50 regular registrations, governmental/nonprofit, or alumni to register will receive a complimentary ticket to the Grand Ole Opry for Friday, October 20, 2017!

Participants choose one course to attend:

  • STAR: A Systematic Approach to Mediation Strategies – Faculty: Tom Stipanowich and Denise Madigan
  • "You're Fired!" Resolving Workplace Disputes Through Mediation and Other ADR Processes – Faculty: Tracy Allen and Eric Galton
  • Strategic Negotiation Skills – Faculty: Randy Lowry and Richmond McPherson
  • Family Law Mediation - Faculty:
  • Congregational Peacemaking: Managing Conflict and Congregational Change – Faculty: Steve Joiner and Al Sturgeon
  • Conflict Resolution in Health Care – Faculty: John Lowry
  • Preventing Bad Settlement Decisions and Impasse – Faculty: Don Philbin and Doug Noll
Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution
Lori Rushford
Pepperdine School of Law
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90263 USA
Phone: (310) 506-6342
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

October 19-23

Kensington MD

40-Hour Basic Divorce Mediation Training

This workshop is designed to provide both hands-on training and a clear framework to help you work with divorcing families. Our workshop uses an interactive format with role play, videotapes of mediations, demonstrations, lectures, discussions, simulations, and even music and poetry. Our 400-page manual covers all the basic content areas of divorce mediation, including property division, support and parenting arrangements. Workshop limited to ten participants.
Mediation Matters
Carl D Schneider, Ph.D.
Phone: 301-581-0330
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

October 21-22

Sacramento CA

Collaborative Practice - 2 day Basic Interdisciplinary Training

Two Day Basic Interdisciplinary Collaborative Training for the 17th time. Learn all basics of starting a collaborative practice. Meets IACP's Standards/CEU Units Available. Team of 8 - including 4 attorneys, 2 financials and 2 mental health present entire workshop. Highly acclaimed training!
Sacramento Collaborative Practice Group
Hal Bartholomew
Phone: (916) 455-5200
Email: Click here
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October 23-27

Colorado Springs CO

40 Hr. BASIC MEDIATION TRAINING - CLE & ETHICS CREDITS APPROVED

Join PSI in Colorado Springs and experience small group (maximum 8 participants) training with video recording of student performance for optimal learning. Content emphasizes the Collaborative, Facilitative, Interest-Based Model. Presentations include: Dispute resolution roles, 19 skill- builder exercises; conflict theory; conflict management self- assessment; ethics; statutes; process; case management; and MOU writing. CLE & Ethics credits. Phoenix Strategies is a private school approved by Colorado Dept. of Higher Education.
Phoenix Strategies, Inc.
Monica Lichtenberger and Jan Rodgers
Phone: 719-266-8181
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

October 23-27

San Rafael CA

Essentials of Mediation (3 days) and Divorce Mediation (2 days)

Last time offered – last chance to take it! Learn to mediate with skill & heart. Two dynamic master mediators share their knowledge, experience & philosophies about guiding parties to better understanding & durable resolutions. Practical skill-building grounded in theory & research. Lectures, demonstrations, exercises & role plays. Extensive manual with forms incl. 5-, 3- or 2-day training. Please register on our website: www.ncmc-mediate.org. Early registration discounted fees available.
Northern California Mediation Center
Nancy J. Foster
Phone: 415-461-6392
Email: Click here
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October 23-27

Baltimore MD

October 40-Hour Mediation and Conflict Transformation Skills Training

This is a certificated 40-hour mediation training, part of our Mediation Core Curriculum designed to teach you everything you need to know to start mediating, either professionally or for daily use and practice. We’ll focus on mediation, conflict transformation and resolution theory and skills, with an emphasis on fostering self-awareness to reduce personal reactivity, as well as reflection and active listening techniques to facilitate communication. A certificate noting 40 hours of attendance will be provided at the end of training.
Louise Phipps Senft
Phone: 443-524-0833
Email: Click here
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October 25-28

Santa Monica CA

Mediation Training

Kenneth Cloke will conduct a four-day training designed for beginning, intermediate, and advanced mediators who are interested in improving their conflict resolution skills. $250/day or $1,000 for full course.

October 25 Overview of historical, psychological, legal, social, systemic and spiritual aspects of conflict, and avenues to resolution. Includes communication skills, story-telling, listening techniques and an eight-step mediation process.

October 26 Responding to intense emotions, techniques for handling anger, fear, grief, guilt and shame; eliciting interests; collaboratively negotiating agreements, caucusing, resolving cross-cultural conflicts; and ethics, values and limits.

October 27 Overcoming impasse, addressing power imbalances, reducing resistance to settlement, working with groups and confirming commitments. Mediating organizational, workplace, divorce, family, legal and public policy disputes.

October 28 Establishing a mediation practice, coaching, conflict resolution systems design, resolving complex multi-party environmental and political disputes, designing rituals, reaching closure, opening heartfelt conversations, reaching forgiveness and reconciliation, dialogue, and resolving international conflicts.

Center for Dispute Resolution
Kenneth Cloke
2411 18th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90405 USA
Phone: 310-399-4426
Email: Click here
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October 25-26

Toronto ON CANADA

HIGH CONFLICT IN GROUPS

Building on the success of our offering in 2015, ADRIO is pleased to invite you to a two-part, interactive workshop conducted by Richard Hart, well-known internationally for his extensive experience with groups affected by high conflict and conflict associated behaviours such as bullying, harassment and violence.
ADR Institute of Canada
Monit Sahota
Phone: 416-487-4447
Email: Click here
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October 26-27

Corte Madera CA

Advanced Mediation Training




A two day, limited enrollment advanced mediation training. This interactive training is designed for those who would like to improve their mediation skills.

Mediation Offices of Steven Rosenberg
Steven Rosenberg
775 East Blithedale Ave, #363
Mill Valley, CA 94941 USA
Phone: (415) 383-5544
Email: Click here
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October 27-November 12

Plano TX

Conflict Management Coaching

Conflict management coaching is a course focused on teaching a structured model for coaching individuals to effectively prevent or manage specific disputes, and to enhance the coachee's conflict management skills. This process has wide application, in the organizational context and for coaching individuals to participate in mediation, negotiation and relational conflict. This course is based on the CINERGY® Conflict Management Coaching model. This highly experiential, 42 hour course requires individuals to come prepared with their real, interpersonal conflict situations in order to coach and be coached. Students who successfully complete this course will receive a basic level CINERGY® Certificate.
SMU - Southern Methodist University
Phone: 214.789.2689
Email: Click here
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October 29-November 3

University of Cape Town South Africa

Company-Community Dialogue Facilitation in Complex Environments

Going beyond the core principles of interest-based negotiation, participants will learn conflict- sensitive intervention and Do No Harm; what it means to operate to international standards; how to design broadly inclusive and legitimate processes; and how to manage durable systems for resolving company- community conflicts.
Graduate School of Business; University of Cape Town
Kate Kopischke
Phone: 801-554-5263
Email: Click here
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October 30-November 3

Macon GA

Domestic & Family (Divorce) Mediation Training

Understand basic domestic law including most recent child support guidelines and enforcement, and the financial and tax implications of divorce. Topics include: Domestic Violence, Parenting Plans and Communication Skills. Your training includes after session coaching and Intro to Practice Builder 2.0.
The New Decision Management Associates, Inc.
Carolyn L. Raines
1100 Hill Place
Macon, GA 31210
Phone: 478-477-3317
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October 31-November 2

New York NY

2017 Annual International Conference on Ethnic and Religious Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding

This 4th Annual conference seeks to inspire and coordinate a global effort to humanize humanity by providing a platform and an opportunity for a pluridisciplinary, scholarly, and meaningful discussion on how to live together in peace and harmony, especially in ethnically, racially, or religiously divided societies and countries.
International Center for Ethno-Religious Mediation
Phone: (916) 719-6946
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November 1-5

Muir Beach CA

40 Hour Basic Mediation Training

Learn how to support parties working through conflict in a different way. Our Understanding-Based model focuses on guiding parties to make informed choices together in a respectful manner.
The Center for Understanding in Conflict
Catherine Conner
Phone: 844-242-3428
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November 1-3

Colorado Springs CO

Restorative Justice Training - 24 hrs.

Participants learn the history of Restorative Justice while examining the differences between traditional legal process and restorative justice practices. Participants gain insight into victims and offenders perspectives, interests; statutes and rights; various restorative justice practice forums; and learn case management from referral, intake, work-ups, conferencing, agreement writing and celebration. Phoenix Strategies is a private school approved by Colorado Dept. of Higher Education.
Phoenix Strategies, Inc.
Monica Lichtenberger and Jan Rodgers
Phone: 719-266-8181
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November 2-7

Kensington MD

40-Hour Basic Mediation Training

This highly interactive workshop uses a wide range of formats including video, demonstrations, lectures, discussions, simulations, story and music. The workshop, with a 400-page manual, covers the basic content areas of mediation. The training presents a six-stage model of the mediation process and focuses on the skills involved in becoming an effective mediator. Includes a 400-page manual. Use of videotapes. Workshop limited to ten participants.
Mediation Matters
Carl D Schneider, Ph.D.
Phone: 301-581-0330
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November 6-10

Denver Co

40 Hr. BASIC MEDIATION TRAINING - CLE & ETHICS CREDITS APPROVED

Join PSI in Denver and experience small group (maximum 8 participants) training with video recording of student performance for optimal learning. Content emphasizes the Collaborative, Facilitative, Interest- Based Model. Presentations include: Dispute resolution roles, 19 skill- builder exercises; conflict theory; conflict management self- assessment; ethics; statutes; process; case management; and MOU writing. CLE & Ethics credits.
Phoenix Strategies, Inc.
Monica Lichtenberger and Jan Rodgers
Phone: 719-266-8181
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November 6-8

Newton MA

Elder Decisions® Elder Mediation Training (Adult Family Mediation Training)

Learn skills and techniques for working with seniors and adult families facing issues such as living arrangements, caregiving, financial planning, inheritance/estate disputes, medical decisions, family communication, and guardianship. Three days packed with content, role-plays, and opportunities to interact with fellow participants (who often travel from around the world to attend).
Elder Decisions® - a division of Agreement Resources, LLC
Crystal Thorpe
Phone: 617-621-7009 x29
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November 8-16

Medford OR

Restorative Justice Facilitator Training

Join us for this 4-day intensive on November 8, 9, 15 & 16, 2017. Restorative justice is a community- based and trauma-informed practice used to encourage accountability, repair harm, and restore relationships when wrongdoings occur. Restorative justice is growing in school, criminal justice, and community settings around the globe.
Resolve Center for Dispute Resolution & Restorative Justice
Phone: 541-770-2468
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November 8-17

Framingham MA

Become a Mediator in Massachusetts

MetroWest Mediation Services offers a 35-hour mediation training program which emphasizes facilitative mediation as a method for resolving difficult business, legal & community issues. The mediation training meets the training requirement outlined in the Massachusetts Confidentiality Statute Rule 8(c)(i) of the MA Supreme Judicial Court’s Uniform Rules on Dispute Resolution.
MetroWest Mediation Services
Seth Izen
Phone: 508-872-9495
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November 15-17

Colorado Springs CO

Divorce Mediation Training - 24 hrs.

This comprehensive and hands-on course includes: parenting plans (child support, allocation of parenting responsibilities, parenting time, medical insurance), division of assets and liabilities; taxes; maintenance; marriage dissolution legal process, procedures and forms; financial and tax ramifications. Content emphasizes the Collaborative, Facilitative, Interest-Based Model. CLE and Ethics credits. Phoenix Strategies is a private school approved by Colorado Dept. of Higher Education.
Phoenix Strategies, Inc.
Monica Lichtenberger and Jan Rodgers
Phone: 719-266-8181
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November 17-19

Kensington MD

20-Hour Marital Property Mediation Workshop: Mediation of Financial Aspects of Family Law

The workshop, with a 350-page manual, focuses on the skills involved in becoming an effective mediator in the financial areas of divorce. Some of the many components in this training include:
addressing “what if it isn’t fair?”, mediating alimony: the hardest issue, pensions in divorce, software programs for working with property and finances (FinPlan, Equal Shares, Family Law Software, SASI-CALC), and apologies: their surprising importance. Prerequisite: completion of a forty- hour mediation training. Workshop limited to twelve participants.
Mediation Matters
Carl D Schneider, Ph.D.
Phone: 301-581-0330
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December 7-11

Kensington MD

40-Hour Basic Divorce Mediation Training

This workshop is designed to provide both hands-on training and a clear framework to help you work with divorcing families. Our workshop uses an interactive format with role play, videotapes of mediations, demonstrations, lectures, discussions, simulations, and even music and poetry. Our 400-page manual covers all the basic content areas of divorce mediation, including property division, support and parenting arrangements. Workshop limited to ten participants.
Mediation Matters
Carl D Schneider, Ph.D.
Phone: 301-581-0330
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2018

February 1-9

Medford OR

Restorative Justice Facilitator Training

Join us for this 4-day intensive on on February 1, 2, 8 & 9, 2018. Restorative justice is a community- based and trauma-informed practice used to encourage accountability, repair harm, and restore relationships when wrongdoings occur. Restorative justice is growing in school, criminal justice, and community settings around the globe.
Resolve Center for Dispute Resolution & Restorative Justice
Phone: 541-770-2468
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