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2019

September 23-27

College Park MD

40-Hour Mediation Training

This training is designed to teach participants to apply sound mediation practices and principles while managing/resolving disputes. Participants will learn to utilize a full range of effective mediation skills, techniques, and strategies.
Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution
Phone: 301-313-0800
Email: Click here
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September 23-27

Atlanta GA

40 Hour Basic Mediation Skills Course

Basic Mediation Skills is the comprehensive, foundations course which focuses on mastering the mediation process. Participants will learn the basics of conflict resolution theory and the essential skills necessary for mediating general/civil cases in the courts, public agencies, or private settings. Significant emphasis is placed on the common ethical and national standards mediators must abide by in providing services in all settings.
Justice Center of Atlanta, Inc.
Shawn O'Connor
Phone: 404-523-8236 ext 236
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

September 25-27

Warner Robins GA

Arbitration Training

This course provides an introduction to commercial arbitration not limited to, commercial arbitration legislation; an introduction to evidence, establishing the basis of arbitration opening processes for formal arbitration, pre-hearing and formal hearing; arbitrability and jurisdiction, formal arbitration hearing completion and arbitration awards. This includes arbitration roleplays

9:00 AM-7:00 PM (30 hours and 3 ethic hours)
Cost: $775.00

Dr. Ralph Steele
Phone: 817-729-0543
Email: Click here
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September 25-28

Houston TX

Basic Mediation Training in Houston’s Uptown-Galleria

40 hours. ($975) MCLE/CEU 40 and 4 in ethics for JD, CPA, LPC, SW, HR, TX, includes Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR training):
September 25th to 28th, from Wednesday to Saturday, 8:00 AM until 6:30 PM, daily.

Check out the recent college grad discount and other special discounts.

Register before August 20th for the early bird special at $895!

Manousso Mediation and Arbitration, LLC
Dr. Barbara Sunderland Manousso
Phone: 713-840-0828
Email: Click here
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September 25

Fairfax VA

Mediating EEO and Workplace Disputes

In-depth, hands-on training about the special aspects of mediating public and private sector employment disputes. The course provides information about discrimination, ethics, system design, and intake issues facing federal and other sectors in a clear thought-provoking way. Pre-requisite: Mediation Skills/Process or equivalent 20-hour basic mediation training CME: 8; CLE: 6.5
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
Email: Click here
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September 26

Fairfax VA

Solution Focused Problem Solving

This intensive course takes a conflict analysis approach to the consultative process. This workshop is designed for conflict management practitioners who engage in the diagnosis, management, and resolution of complex organizational problems. Participants will learn a framework for assessing organizational conflict, strategies, and tools to facilitate change. CME: 8
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
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September 27

Fairfax VA

Considering Cultural Issues in Mediation

Awareness of cultural factors is critical to understand and address conflict in order to avoid unintentional bias. Participants will learn techniques to address various cultural issues in mediation through exercises, theory, and practical strategies. Pre-requisite: Mediation Skills and Process or 20-hour basic mediation training CME: 7.5; CLE: 5
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
Email: Click here
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September 27

Phoenix AZ

Ethics in the Trenches for Family Mediators

The Lodestar Dispute Resolution Center and Maricopa County Association of Family Mediators present a special workshop for family mediators. This program focuses on resolving ethical dilemmas inside the mediation room. Art Hinshaw will present on the regulation of mediation. Michael Aurit will lead a discussion with Arizona's top family mediators.
Lodestar Dispute Resolution Center
Phone: 480-965-3365
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September 27-28

San Diego CA

Collaboratively Representing Clients in Mediation and in Pre-Marital Agreements

Collaboratively Representing Clients in Mediation and in Pre- Marital Agreements
Mosten Mediation
Phone: 310-441-1454
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September 28-29

Richmond VA

2019 Virginia Mediation Network Annual Fall Conference

Empowering Ourselves for the Future
16.0 Non Ethics CMEs Approved
2.0 Ethics CMEs Approved

The conference will be held at the University of Richmond’s Jepson Alumni Center

OPN door communications
Jeanne Mann
Phone: (804)316-5271
Email: Click here
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September 30-October 4

Macon GA

Civil Mediation Training & Practicum

Understand the nature of, responses to and basic theory of conflict. Learn 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 DMA, Inc.
Carolyn L. Raines
Phone: 478-477-3317
Email: Click here
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October 1

Roanoke VA

Practical Conflict Resolution - 8 hrs. ($75)

You will learn & experience: Conflict theory/history, conflict styles, conflict causes/benefits, conflict resolution & mediation principles, techniques for transforming conflict into understanding, collaboration, win-win outcomes, and peace! This 8- hour training is a prerequisite for becoming a Certified Mediator in Virginia. Certified Mediators also get 8 hours of CMEs.
Community Mediation at Children's Trust
Kim Kristensen
Phone: 540-342-2063
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Website: Click here

October 1-19

Santa Ana CA

40 Hour Basic Mediation Training

Waymakers – Dispute Resolution Services (DRS) offers this 40-hour mediation training for individuals interested in mediating in California. The program exceeds the California Dispute Resolution Programs Act (DRPA) training requirements. Participants who attend every session will receive a certificate of completion.
Waymakers
Phone: 949-250-4058
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October 2-11

North Haven CT

40-Hour Mediation Certificate Program

Attorneys, public policy makers, businesses, government agencies, and many others who want an efficient, cost-effective process for resolving disputes and conflicts increasingly turn to mediation. This program will help you increase your mediation knowledge and skills or begin to build your foundation in applying mediation techniques. This is a hands-on, highly interactive, experiential program.

Fall Program Cost: Early Registration - $1500 Through September 10, 2019 Registration - $1750 After September 10, 2019

Quinnipiac Law School Center on Dispute Resolution
Bill Logue
Phone: 860-521-9122
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October 2-5

New Braunfels TX

Basic Mediation Training - 40 Hours

This intensive four-day program, 7:30 am – 5:30 pm daily, provides you with the opportunity to acquire knowledge, skills, and techniques used to assist parties with divergent positions or interests work towards a dispute resolution they can “live with” moving forward. Through extensive role-play simulations, you will be both the mediator and a party to a dispute learning how third-party neutral mediator intervention can help manage conflict in a wide variety of practice areas.
Conflict Rescue®
Phone: (830) 832-5081
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October 2-3

Fairfax VA

Mediation Practicum: Civil Cases

This workshop provides intensive, highly-interactive experience to reinforce and build mediation skills. It is a bridge from the classroom to hands-on mediation practice for those who have recently completed basic training, and a refresher for practitioners. Pre-requisite: Mediation Skills and Process or 20- hour basic mediation training CME: 16; CLE: 12
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
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October 3-6

San Diego CA

Four Day Family Law Mediation Training

Presented by Robin Duboe Seigle, Shawn D. Skillin and Shawn Weber
Are you tired of doing more harm than good or are looking for a family law process that helps families rather than making things worse? Consider Divorce Mediation training with a different twist! Get CEU credits in an interactive, multi-media training that is experiential in design and fun in nature. You will leave with practical skills you can apply today! and resource for information and ideas, publicly promoting Consensual Dispute Resolution of Family Law Matters.
Family Resolutions Institute, LLC
Phone: 877-361-9909
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October 5-13

San Francisco CA

The Basics of Mediation

October 5-6 & 12-13 | 9:30 am – 6:00 pm

The Basics of Mediation has set the “gold standard” for Northern California’s mediation trainings: comprehensive, practical, topical, and affordable. It introduces core conflict resolution skills over two consecutive weekends: communication, problem-solving, mediation, and negotiation. Participants attend lectures and presentations, work in large/small groups, and practice in multiple, coached role-plays.

Community Boards
Karen H. Lipney, ADR Programs Director
Phone: (415) 920 3820 x109
Email: Click here
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October 5-November 2

San Francisco CA

Ron's Mediator Certificate Training at BASF

Judges in all Bay Area Superior Courts have chosen to enroll in this training - Cosponsored by San Francisco, Alameda, Napa, San Mateo County Bar Associations, Marin and Sonoma ADR Sections, and San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association - Five Saturdays - $1195 - Please see websites for details
Bar Association of San Francisco
Ron Kelly
2731 Webster St.
Berkeley, CA 94705 USA
Phone: 510-843-6074
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October 8-9

Fairfax VA

Facilitation and Group Consensus Building

In this core facilitation skills workshop, participants master the techniques and skills necessary to professionally structure, facilitate and build consensus within meetings, conferences, and multiparty decision- making groups. Effective group collaboration is a key 21st-century skill set. CME: 8
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

October 9-12

San Antonio TX

Basic Mediation 4 -Day Course

State Bar of Texas Accredited MCLE 31.0 and Ethics 3.0 hrs. State Examiners CEU's. A course covering the fundamental basics of mediation. This course will provide professional credentials and skills necessary to handle conflict in the workplace as well as cover the requirements to become a mediator. This course provides the basic skills that lay the foundation for the Advanced Family Mediation Course.
Project Mediation Pros, LLC
Elaine Garcia
Phone: 210-812-0044
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October 9-11

Houston TX

Advanced Mediation: Family-Divorce-Child Custody Training

30 hours. ($795) MCLE/CEU 30 and 4 in ethics for JD, CPA, LPC, SW, HR
Wednesday to Friday, October 9th, 10th, 11th, 2019, 8:00 AM until 7:00 PM, daily.
Manousso Mediation and Arbitration, LLC
Dr. Barbara Sunderland Manousso
Phone: 713-840-0828
Email: Click here
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October 10

New York NY

Effective Mediation Advocacy: Skills and Strategies for Litigators

This seminar will teach you how to effectively represent your clients at mediation. Litigators will learn the “inside” view, from the perspective of a mediator and ex-litigator, about how to be an effective advocate at each stage of the mediation process.
New York City Bar Association
Rosan Dacres
Phone: 212-382-6663
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October 11

Ft. Lauderdale FL

8hr Advanced Mediation Training (9 hrs CLE/8hrCME)

Join your colleagues in addressing key issues that arise in mediation and settlement negotiations. This lively program focuses on skill building and discusses ethical concerns from the point of view of the mediator, lawyer, and disputants.
Effective Mediation Consultants
Stanley Zamor
Phone: (954) 261-8600
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October 11

Houston TX

Domestic Violence for Advance Family Training required by TX legislation

Four (4) hours for ($150). Register under Advance Training dropdown button. Held in Houston on October 11th, 2019, from 1 PM until 5:00 PM.
Manousso Mediation and Arbitration, LLC
Dr. Barbara Sunderland Manousso
Phone: 713-840-0828
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October 11

Carrboro NC

Conflict Resolution Skills Training

Acknowledging different perspectives and discovering mutually agreeable solutions to conflicts requires a high level of proficiency in communication and problem solving. When we know how to really hear another person's needs as well as to articulate our own, we can prevent many conflicts. In addition to preventing conflicts, we become skilled at handling conflicts that do arise. In this workshop, participants will explore the nature of conflict in various settings and recognize the value of good communication skills in applying different approaches to conflict.
Dispute Settlement Center, Inc.
Phone: 919 929-8800 ext 10
Email: Click here
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October 14-17

Richmond VA

Conflict Management Coaching Workshop

Conflict management coaching is a specialized niche in the field of coaching and conflict management. It is a technique in which a trained coach assists people to effectively prevent or manage specific disputes and to enhance their conflict management skills. Conflict management coaching has wide application in organizational and other contexts.
CMG Foundation
Phone: (804) 254-2664
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October 14-18

Austin Area TX

40 Basic Mediation Training

MCLE/CPEs/CEUs: (37.5 participant, 3 ethics) hours
Cost: $999.00

This course is offered to the public, attorneys, counselors/social workers, educators, and HR staff. This course is designed to give individuals the skills and credentials they need to serve as mediators in the State of Texas. This course meets the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable standards as required by the Texas Mediator Credentialing Association. All Course materials will be provided including THE WORKBOOK-a practical and up to date reference which includes forms and the materials you need to start a practice.

Mediators & Arbitrators of America (aka Mediators of Texas)
Phone: 512-966-9222
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October 14-17

Dallas TX

Basic Mediation 4-Day Course

State Bar of Texas Accredited MCLE 31.0 and Ethics 3.0 hrs. State Examiners CEU's. A course covering the fundamental basics of mediation. This course will provide professional credentials and skills necessary to handle conflict in the workplace as well as cover the requirements to become a mediator. This course provides the basic skills that lay the foundation for the Advanced Family Mediation Course.
Project Mediation Pros, LLC
Elaine Garcia
Phone: 210-812-0044
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

October 16-20

Springfield MO

Civil and Family (Domestic) Mediation Training

Participants develop their mediation skills through role-plays and interactive exercises and receive extensive one-on-one coaching and written evaluations of their skill development from coaches with a wide range of experience in a variety of types of civil and family mediation.
Missouri State University, Center for Dispute Resolution
Dr. Charlene Berquist
Phone: 417-836-8831
Email: Click here
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October 18-19

Houston TX

Parenting Coordination and Facilitation Training

18 hours ($525) MCLE/CEU 18 and 4 in ethics for JD, CPA, LPC, SW, HR
Friday and Saturday, October 18th and 19th, 2019, 9 AM until 6:30 PM, daily.

Sign up for this and Advance Family at the same time and use the early bird discount for both classes

Manousso Mediation and Arbitration, LLC
Dr. Barbara Sunderland Manousso
Phone: 713-840-0828
Email: Click here
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October 19-November 3

Somerset NJ

NJAPM 40-Hour Divorce Mediation Training, Fall 2019

Multi-disciplinary team of expert NJ mediator instructors. Includes parenting, NJ family law, child/spousal support, financial/tax issues, and marketing your practice. Sat-10/19, Sun-10/20, Sat-10/26, Sat- 11/3, and Sun-11/4. $1,550 fee includes course materials, breakfast and lunch, each day. Class meets the training requirement for 1:40 Family Economic Roster.
New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators
Anju D. Jessani, MBA, APM
Phone: 908-303-0396
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October 21-23

Baltimore MD

International Ombudsman Association - Foundations Course

This course covers the fundamentals of the organizational ombudsman role by emphasizing the principles of confidentiality, neutrality, independence, and informality. Learn how to work with the visitor to the office as well as how to act as a change agent within your organization. Practice key ombudsman skills of listening, asking questions, clarifying, generating options, and moving to actions throughout the ombuds process. In addition, an experienced and highly committed faculty of ombudsmen will share best practices around setting up an office and evaluating and communicating the effectiveness of the office.
International Ombudsman Association (IOA)
Phone: +1-847-686-2242
Email: Click here
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October 21-23

Bolívar, Provincia de Cartagena Colombia

Conflict Resolution Grounded on Organizational Ombudsman Practice

The International Ombudsman Association (IOA) and the Ombudsperson team of the University of Los Andes warmly invite you to attend this International Course on Labor Dispute Resolution based on IOA’s Foundations of Organisational Ombudsman Practice Courses.
The course will take place in Cartagena de Indias, from 21–23 of October 2019. This international course will be held for the first time in Colombia.
International Ombudsman Association (IOA)
Phone: +1-847-686-2242
Email: Click here
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October 21-25

Baltimore MD

40-Hour Mediation & Conflict Transformation Skills Training: Sources of Conflict & A Systems Approach

40-Hour Fundamental Mediation & Conflict Transformation Skills Training led by Louise Phipps Senft and the Baltimore Mediation team. This is a nationally approved certificated mediation training that will also include an in-depth focus on sources of conflict, a systems approach and unitive triangling.

Focused on Sources of Conflict & A Systems Approach

Baltimore Mediation
Louise Phipps Senft
Phone: 443-524-0833
Email: Click here
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October 22-24

Newton MA

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

This program teaches mediators specialized 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 ext 29
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

October 22

Fairfax VA

Powerful Coaching

Powerful Coaching is about conversation at its best. It is applicable to self, one-on-one work, two parties, and small groups. This course teaches participants profound coaching tools, provides solid practice opportunities, and offers a safe place to explore and experience the powerful impact of giving and receiving coaching. CME: 4
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
Email: Click here
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October 23-27

Ft. Lauderdale FL

Florida Supreme Court Civil Mediation Certification Training 40 hours (5 days)

YOU CAN Become a Certified Mediator. Enhance your skills or gain a new career. This Circuit Civil Program meets the training requirements of the Florida Supreme Court for Certification as a Circuit Civil Mediator. CLE: 45.5 General; 1.0 Bias Elimination; 5.0 Ethics; 7.0 Civil Trial. ADR Training Collaborative
ADR Training Collaborative
Stanley Zamor
Phone: (954) 733-5000
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October 24-25

Chicago IL

Collaborative Divorce Training

Are you interested in helping families resolve their differences peacefully rather than battling as adversaries in the courtroom? Divorce doesn't have to be destructive. The Collaborative divorce process enables couples to approach divorce in a non-adversarial manner, through agreements tailored to family priorities and alternatives to fighting in court.
Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois
Holly Hickey
Phone: 312-882-8000
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October 24-25

Baltimore MD

Mediation Theory and Skills for the Organizational Ombudsman

This two-day mediation course is designed to provide a theoretical and practical overview of the formal mediation process and mediator skills as they relate to an ombudsperson’s practice.
Taught by Melissa Brodrick, Ombudsperson, Harvard Medical School/School of Dental Medicine/T. H. Chan School of Public Health
International Ombudsman Association (IOA)
Phone: +1-847-686-2242
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October 28-November 6

Framingham MA

35-Hour Mediation Training

Become a skilled mediator through MetroWest Mediation Services' 35-hour mediation training. Dates: October 28th & 30th and November 1st, 4th and 6th, 2019 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Location: Edwards House, 1 Badger Rd, Framingham, MA
MetroWest Mediation Services
Seth Izen
Phone: 508-872-9495
Email: Click here
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October 31-November 9

Memphis TN

Family Mediation Training (46.0 Hours of CLE)

Join us for the 46.0 Hour Tennessee Family Mediation Course. Course approved for 46.0 Hours of CLE in Tennessee. We are an ADR Commission approved trainer. Become a Rule 31 Listed Mediator in Tennessee. Expand your practice area or learn how to represent clients at mediation. CLASS MEETS Thursday - Saturday.
Training Resolved, LLC
Kimberly Schreiber
Phone: 901-609-6079
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

November 1-2

Portland OR

33rd Oregon Mediation Association Conference

33rd Annual OMA Fall Conference: Managing Conflict: Bridging the Gap through Mediation and Beyond
Portland's Eliot Center

Oregon Mediation Association
Oregon Mediation Association
PO Box 40041
Portland, OR 97240 USA
Phone: 503-872-9775
Email: Click here
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November 1-2

Jeju Island South Korea

9th Asia Pacific Mediation Forum (APMF) Conference

The 9th Conference of APMF is being convened on beautiful Jeju Island, Korea an hour’s flight from Seoul. Jeju Island was designated the “Island of World Peace” by the Korean Government in 2005. Beautiful and dramatic, Jeju Island is renowned as an UNESCO designated heritage site for its beauty and for its iconic free- diving grannies. Jeju is also recognized for providing a unique venue for important international conferences and political summits. For many years, the annual Jeju International Forum for Peace and Prosperity has been convened in Jeju with over 2000 international participants meeting over a wide range of topics dealing with global peace.
APMF with the Korea Association of Mediators
Website: Click here

November 4-6

Austin Area

30 Hour Advanced Mediation Training

MCLE/CPEs/CEUs: (30 participant, 3 ethics) hours
Cost: $850.00

This is a 3-day intensive training course 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 (meeting the new Civil Practice and Remedies Code requirement), child development, ethical and practical considerations and finances in family cases. Working lunches all three days. There is a $50.00 Discount for participants who took our basic class.
PREREQUISITE: BASIC MEDIATION COURSE

Mediators & Arbitrators of America (aka Mediators of Texas)
Phone: 512-966-9222
Email: Click here
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November 5-7

Atlanta GA

Mediation in Special Education

Mediation in Special Education is designed to teach special education professionals the basic mediation process as it relates to special education law. The mediation skills, such as dealing with difficult and angry people and the language of resolution, are helpful to educators in IEP meetings and as they advocate on behalf of their students with other professionals.
Justice Center of Atlanta, Inc.
Shawn O'Connor
Phone: 404-523-8236, ext. 236
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

November 7-December 19

ONLINE

Conflict Management Coaching Workshop (Virtual)

Conflict management coaching is a specialized niche in the field of coaching and conflict management. It is a technique in which a trained coach assists people to effectively prevent or manage specific disputes and to enhance their conflict management skills. Conflict management coaching has wide application in organizational and other contexts.
Conflict Connections
Phone: 210-880-4440
Email: Click here
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November 7-9

Boston MA

APFM - ADFP - MCFM Annual Conference
"Next Generation of Innovation"


Academy of Professional Mediators - Association of Divorce Financial Planners - Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation

Register for all 3 days (November 7-9) to immerse yourself in the full conference experience: Inspiring keynotes from Kenneth Cloke and David Hoffman, an incredible range of breakout sessions on innovative topics and techniques, and networking opportunities with colleagues from across the country!

Academy of Professional Family Mediators
Website: Click here

November 7-8

Harford CT

Two-Day Basic Interdisciplinary Collaborative Training

This training is designed for family law attorneys, mental health professionals, and financial professionals who are interested in expanding their practice area(s) to include collaborative divorce. This is an exciting opportunity to learn about and obtain practical experience and skill development in the interdisciplinary model of collaborative practice.
The Connecticut Council for Non-Adversarial Divorce
Phone: 860-967-4685
Email: Click here
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November 12-15

Ottawa ON Canada

Conflict Management Coaching Workshop

Conflict management coaching is a specialized niche in the field of coaching and conflict management. It is a technique in which a trained coach assists people to effectively prevent or manage specific disputes and to enhance their conflict management skills. Conflict management coaching has wide application in organizational and other contexts.
CINERGY Coaching
Cinnie Noble
Phone: 416-686-4247
Email: Click here
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November 12-14

Dallas TX

Family Mediation (30 Hours)

This training complies with Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable and Texas Civil Practices Standards. It provides training for those who wish to mediate family disputes involving divorce, property settlements, and/or child custody cases. The skills are transferable to any profession that supports and engages with families in conflict.
MCLE Approved
LPC/SW Approved Provider
Cost $750.00
Mediation & Training Services
Dr. Nancy K. Ferrell
Phone: 214-662-3070
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

November 12-15

Fairfax VA

Mediation Skills and Process (basic mediation training)

This interactive 3.5-day basic mediation training lays the foundation for becoming a certified mediator or enhancing conflict resolution skills. The training combines theory and practice to teach the fundamental concepts and skills of facilitative mediation including interest-based negotiations, reflective listening, facilitation, and structured problem solving. CME: 16; CLE: 19 (0.5)
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
Email: Click here
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November 14

ONLINE

IOA Live Webinar: In the Room Where it Happens: Inside Ombuds Practices

Four practicing ombuds videotaped a series of mock visitor sessions in order to ”pull back the curtain” and reveal what their actual process looks like in the room. This webinar will feature selected clips from the videos of those mock sessions that highlight different techniques and/or IOA Standards of Practice and a moderated discussion, using Appreciative Inquiry, of how each practitioner and the participants deal with different scenarios.
International Ombudsman Association (IOA)
Phone: +1-847-686-2242
Email: Click here
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November 14-15

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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November 14-16

Nashville TN

5th Annual Fall Professional Skills Program





November 14-16, 2019

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

Participants choose one course to attend:

  • STAR: A Systematic Approach to Mediation Strategies – Faculty: Peter Robinson and Michael Russell
  • Unraveling the Mysteries of Civil Discourse – Faculty: Tracy Allen and Eric Galton
  • Strategic Negotiation Skills – Faculty: Randy Lowry and John Lowry
  • Organization Conflict: Tools for Managing Challenge and Change – Faculty: Steve Joiner
  • Preventing Bad Settlement Decisions and Impasse – Faculty: Doug Noll
  • Managing Emotional and Difficult Conversations - Faculty: Sukhsimranjit Singh
  • The Art of Facilitating Dynamic Groups - Faculty: Donna Silverberg
  • Apology, Forgiveness and Reconciliation - Faculty: Al Sturgeon
  • Tools for Managing Challenges - Faculty: Allison Duke and Bill Johnson

Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution
Lori Rushford
Pepperdine School of Law
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90263 USA
Phone: (310) 506-6342
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November 14-15

Berkeley CA

Negotiating Effective Environmental Agreements

CONCUR’s intensive two-day workshop is designed to meet the needs of professionals who are in a position to 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 members will learn the elements of mutual gains bargaining, apply them in a series of simulated disputes, and reflect on the application of these tools to everyday work situations.
CONCUR, Inc.
Phone: 510-649-8008
Email: Click here
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November 15-16

San Diego CA

Advanced Family Mediation Training

This 2 day course is designed for mediators who have minimum training of a basic family mediation course (30 hours). The content of this course builds on our basic Family Training
Limited to 15 participants
Mosten Mediation
Phone: 310-441-1454
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

November 18-22

Macon GA

Civil Mediation Training & Practicum

Understand the nature of, responses to and basic theory of conflict. Learn 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
Phone: 478-477-3317
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

November 18

Austin Area TX

Mediators & Arbitrators of America (aka Mediators of Texas)

MCLEs/CEUs: (8.25 participant, 1 ethics) hours
Cost: $799.00

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. 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 & Arbitrators of America
Phone: 512-966-9222
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November 19-22

Toronto ON Canada

Conflict Management Coaching Workshop

Conflict management coaching is a specialized niche in the field of coaching and conflict management. It is a technique in which a trained coach assists people to effectively prevent or manage specific disputes and to enhance their conflict management skills. Conflict management coaching has wide application in organizational and other contexts.
CMG Foundation
Phone: 416-686-4247
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November 19-20

Austin Area TX

20 Hour Child Protective Services Mediation Training

MCLE/CEUs: (17.50 participant, 2 ethics) hours
Cost: $799.00

This is a 2-day intensive course specific to Mediating Child Protective Services (CPS) cases. The sessions include review of the complex parties of CPS mediation, understanding childhood trauma, parent dynamics, ethical issues, and the legal framework of CPS cases. This course fulfills the requirements of the State Bar of Texas and the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable for mediators doing court-ordered CPS mediation. Course Materials provided.
Prerequisite: Basic and Advanced Family Mediation Courses

Mediators & Arbitrators of America (aka Mediators of Texas)
Phone: 512-966-9222
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November 21-22

Houston TX

Elder and Adult Family Mediation Training

20 hours ($600) MCLE/CEU 20 and 3 in ethics for JD, CPA, LPC, SW, HR
Thursday, November 21st and Friday, November 22nd, from 8:30 AM until 6:30 PM
Manousso Mediation and Arbitration, LLC
Dr. Barbara Sunderland Manousso
Phone: 713-840-0828
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December 2-6

Atlanta GA

40 Hour Basic Mediation Skills Course

Basic Mediation Skills is the comprehensive, foundations course which focuses on mastering the mediation process. Participants will learn the basics of conflict resolution theory and the essential skills necessary for mediating general/civil cases in the courts, public agencies, or private settings. Significant emphasis is placed on the common ethical and national standards mediators must abide by in providing services in all settings.
Justice Center of Atlanta, Inc.
Shawn O'Connor
Phone: 404-523-8236 ext 236
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December 2-6

Austin Area TX

40 Basic Mediation Training

MCLE/CPEs/CEUs: (37.5 participant, 3 ethics) hours
Cost: $999.00

This course is offered to the public, attorneys, counselors/social workers, educators, and HR staff. This course is designed to give individuals the skills and credentials they need to serve as mediators in the State of Texas. This course meets the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable standards as required by the Texas Mediator Credentialing Association. All Course materials will be provided including THE WORKBOOK-a practical and up to date reference which includes forms and the materials you need to start a practice.

Mediators & Arbitrators of America (aka Mediators of Texas)
Phone: 512-966-9222
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December 2-6

College Park MD

40-Hour Mediation Training

This training is designed to teach participants to apply sound mediation practices and principles while managing/resolving disputes of any type (workplace, community, etc.). Participants will learn to utilize a full range of effective mediation skills, techniques, and strategies.
Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution
Phone: 301-313-0800
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December 5-6

Malibu CA

Women's Negotiation Academy: Creating Skilled and Sophisticated Negotiators





Pepperdine School of Law's Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution will present this workshop at the Pepperdine's West Los Angeles Campus on December 5-6, 2019.

This interactive workshop is designed to present you with specific tools and techniques to increase your effectiveness as a negotiator. The two days of instruction will be offered through the lens of gender, with an eye towards the most recent research on gender issues in negotiation. Everyone Welcome! Limited Enrollment! Register Now!

Faculty: Stephanie Blondell and Denise Madigan
Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution
Lori Rushford
Straus Institute
Malibu, CA 90263 USA
Phone: (310) 506-6342
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December 6-7

Honolulu HI

Mediation and Conflict Management Master Class

This 2-day workshop is for highly experienced mediators, facilitators, and collaboration experts who have worked on many cases or projects over many years and now want to explore inner and outer frontiers. There are three specific objectives:

• Broaden and deepen practices for experienced collaboration experts
• Advance and cross-pollinate our many practices with new tools, ideas, and competencies
• Stimulate collective and individual foresight on the future of mediation
Cost is $475.

ACCORD3.0 Consultants
Peter Adler
2471 Manoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 USA
Phone: 808-888-0215
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December 9-13

Baltimore MD

December 40-Hour Basic Mediation & Conflict Transformation Skills Training

This is a certificated 40-hour conflict mediation training, a comprehensive immersion in 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, taking plenty of time over the five day training to instruct, discuss and reinforce the fundamental mediator skills and responsibilities, supported by group work, role-plays and directed feedback from trained mediators.
Baltimore Mediation
Louise Phipps Senft
Phone: (443) 524-0833
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December 10-13

Gatineau QB CANADA

Conflict Management Coaching Workshop (French)

Conflict management coaching is a specialized niche in the field of coaching and conflict management. It is a technique in which a trained coach assists people to effectively prevent or manage specific disputes and to enhance their conflict management skills. Conflict management coaching has wide application in organizational and other contexts.
CINERGY Coaching
Phone: 416-686-4247
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December 16-18

Austin Area TX

30 Hour Advanced Mediation Training

MCLE/CPEs/CEUs: (30 participant, 3 ethics) hours
Cost: $850.00

This is a 3-day intensive training course 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 (meeting the new Civil Practice and Remedies Code requirement), child development, ethical and practical considerations and finances in family cases. Working lunches all three days. There is a $50.00 Discount for participants who took our basic class.
PREREQUISITE: BASIC MEDIATION COURSE

Mediators & Arbitrators of America (aka Mediators of Texas)
Phone: 512-966-9222
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2020

January 17

Phoenix AZ

Second Annual Schiefelbein Global Dispute Resolution Conference

The Second Annual Schiefelbein Global Dispute Resolution Conference will convene top lawyers, counsel for global corporations, internationally- recognized arbitrators and mediators, academics, and leaders at arbitration institutions to engage in discussions on timely issues in international dispute resolution, including: International Water Disputes, Innovation in Arbitration Institutions, Cybersecurity, and International Sports.

Lodestar Dispute Resolution Center
Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law

Arizona State University
Phone: 480-965-3365
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February 5-8

Port Coquitlam BC Canada

Conflict Management Coaching Workshop

Conflict management coaching is a specialized niche in the field of coaching and conflict management. It is a technique in which a trained coach assists people to effectively prevent or manage specific disputes and to enhance their conflict management skills. Conflict management coaching has wide application in organizational and other contexts.
ADR Institute of BC
Phone: 416-686-4247
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February 6-22

Irvine CA

Mediating the Litigated Case - Irvine
February 6-8 and 20-22, 2020




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.

Lead trainer for Irvine 2020 is Nina Meierding. Tom Stipanowich, Stephanie Blondell, Peter Robinson, and Alexander Williams are confirmed co-trainers for Irvine 2020 

Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution
Lori Rushford
Pepperdine Law School
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90263
Phone: (310) 506-6342
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April 20-23

Edmonton AB Canada

Conflict Management Coaching Workshop

Conflict management coaching is a specialized niche in the field of coaching and conflict management. It is a technique in which a trained coach assists people to effectively prevent or manage specific disputes and to enhance their conflict management skills. Conflict management coaching has wide application in organizational and other contexts.
ADR Institute of Alberta
Cinnie Noble
Phone: 416-686-4247
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