MU Continuing Education Online Courses & Resources

 

 
The Magic of Mediation - Streaming
with Ken Cloke

Ken Cloke shares at the Tennessee Association of Mediators about the magical moments he has experienced in mediation. This training has multiple hours of live presentation.  

This training helps people to view mediation as an opportunity instead of a fear. 

The Magic of Mediation:
This streaming training covers all of the basic pieces that a mediator needs to begin a practice in Workplace Mediation. This training assumes that the participant has already taken a basic mediation training and has experience as a mediator. This course covers common conflicts, a summary of organizational structure and hierarchy, workplace mediation processes, and available resources. 

Written materials are available, and throughout the course you will create the necessary forms you need to begin your practice. 6 hour course.

 

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40 Hour Basic Mediation Training - Streaming
with Dr. Clare Fowler

This is a Basic 40-hour Mediation Training. This 5-day course satisfies most state and court basic mediation requirements. The training was conducted by Dr. Clare Fowler at the Northwest Mediation Center in Spokane, WA.

Approved for 40 hours of continuing mediation credit in Washington state and 40 hours of CLE credit in California--and reciprocally in many other states.  Upon completion of the course, participants receive a Certificate of Completion.

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The Crossroads of Conflict - Streaming
with Ken Cloke. 

In this two-hour interview, Ken Cloke discusses the dynamics of conflict.  He examines different paths that people take to resolve their conflicts.

Cloke was interviewed by Bill Cirone, the Santa Barbara School Superintendent.

 

Crossroads of Conflict:

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with Chip Rose.

Join nationally prominant collaborative practice Instructor Chip Rose for extensive Collaborative Practice instruction.  Six month access.  

Extensive written support material included.

Interest-based negotiation is key to accomplishing the best outcomes for our clients and their families.  This advanced training will sharpen and improve our interest-based negotiation skills to give clients the best chance for outcomes that are tailor-made, durable, and responsive to the needs and interest of each family.  

This interactive and demonstrative training includes:
  • Examining the theory of interest-based negotiation and interpersonal conflict during divorce;
  • Understanding the emotional needs of the clients and how to structure a process they can use effectively;
  • The art of the question and the development of macro goals;
  • Collaborative application of interest-based bargaining principles to financial, family residence, and support issues; 
  • Ethical considerations of collaborative negotiating and client representation in an interest-based negotiation process. 

Approved for 10 hours of CLE Credit

Collaborative Practice at its Best:

Mediating Divorce Agreement

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A Maximizing Approach to Mediating Divorce
with James C. Melamed

Join Jim Melamed, CEO of Mediate.com and Former Executive Director of the Academy of Family Mediators, for 15 hours of divorce mediation instruction.

Approved for 15 hours of CLE Credit. Six month access. Extensive online written materials. Also available on DVDs here.

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Mediating Divorce Agreement:

 

Cultural and Gender Issues

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with Nina Meierding

Dynamic presenter Nina Meierding offers 7 hours of valuable information and strategic recommendations for addressing culture and gender issues in negotiation and mediation. The focus is on practical solutions to address cultural and gender dynamics in effective ways.  Extensive written materials included.

Approved for 7 CLE Credits - Six month access.  Available on DVDs here.

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Culture & Gender Issues in Negotiation & Mediation:

Stragegic Negotiation

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with Randy Lowry and Peter Robinson

Join Randy Lowry and Peter Robinson for an informative and entertaining tour through the world of strategic negotiation, including both competitive and collaborative approaches.

Supportive written materials included with the 5 hour course.

Approved for 5 CLE Credits - Six month access. Also available on DVDs here.

Strategic Negotiation:

Views from the Eye of the Storm

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This 2 hour course features 31 of the most experienced mediators in the world. This video is a "highlight film" of compelling commentary from pioneers and leaders in the field of mediation. Six month access.

Also available on DVD here.

The Mediators: Views from the Eye of the Storm:

Views from the Eye of the Storm



Getting Started in Mediation - Streaming
 

This video will teach you the fundamentals of Getting Started in Mediation. This focuses on the three main aspects of a successful, satisfying, and lucrative career: Training, Experience, and Marketing. 

This video is 1.5 hours. 

It was recorded in Eugene, Oregon by Dr. Clare Fowler. 

Getting Started Streaming:

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with Elinor Robin, PhD and David Spofford, JD

Program approved for 10 CLE Hours, including 1 hour in Ethics, 1/2 hr in Domestic Violence, and 1/2 hour in Diversity by the CA State Bar.  Extensive written materials included.

More than a training program: this is a business. This course is for lawyers, mediators, and other professionals who want to make money and a difference in the new economy. This program is for you if you want to launch or expand your practice and create a one-stop divorce business that serves the growing needs of self-represented clients. 

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Friendly Divorce Mediation:
 

Family Mediation Edition

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This 2 hour course is a remarkable collection of the observations and experiences of 27 of the most experienced family mediators in the world. Six month access.

Also available on DVD here.

Views from the Eye of the Storm - Family Edition:

Get Busy, Get Paid

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with Randy Lowry

Interested in wisely growing your mediation practice? Looking to expand your legal work into mediation? This course will help you to grow your practice ASAP. Two hour course. Includes PDF manual. Six month access.

Also available on DVD here.

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Get Busy, Get Paid!:

 

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with Susan Dubow and Elinor Robin

6-Hours. Extensive written materials included.

This course to give you the tools to create a thriving mediation practice. Marketing is the key to creating a successful and lucrative mediation practice. This training will provide you with the marketing information and plan that you need to "jump start" or enhance your practice. Learn what you need to know about mediation marketing, and benefit from exercises designed to help you clarify your marketing niche and create your marketing plan.

The Missing Link: Marketing a Mediation Practice:
 

Click for more information about Improving Parent-Child Relationships

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with Carol Lynn Morse

10 hours of parenting education in 20 half hour episodes! PBS quality. The parents you meet are struggling and trying hard to be the best parents they can be. Through their challenges, you gain new perspectives on why parents and children interact as they do. You learn new skills that have an immediate positive effect on your relationship with your children. Six month access.

Also available on DVD here.

Improving Parent-Child Relationships:

 

 
  • Are We A Field? with Carrie Menkel-Meadow, Juliana Birkhoff, Peter Adler
  • Megatrends for Mediators with Colin Rule, Glen Sigurdson, Kirk Emerson, Ann Gosline, Richard Reuben, Chris Honeyman, Carrie Menkel-Meadow.

 

Keystone Conference:

 

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An hour of video laughs with Chip Rose & Don Saposnek. Six month access   
The Lighter Side of Mediation:
 

   
The Mediators: Views from the Eye of the Storm

Over 64 Hours of In-depth interviews with the best known and most experienced mediators in the world.

Complete Interviews Streaming:
 

 

Awareness Training - Streaming
This 1.5 hour course with Michael Lang will help dispute resolution professionals from every field to examine their practice and their purpose. It is easy to fall into a groove--but we have become complacent? Are we best serving our clients when we act out of habit? Choose your path with this beautiful course.
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