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2019

January 24-27

San Antonio TX

40-Hour Basic Mediation Training- 4 Day Course

MCLE & CEU's Available thru Texas State Bar and Licensing Examiners. Course covers the fundamental basics of mediation. This course will provide professional credentials and skills necessary to handle conflict in the workplace as well as the requirements to become a mediator. Prerequisite to the Advanced Family Mediation Course. Course exceeds standards of the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable (TMTR) and the Texas Mediators Credentialing Association (TMCA). Content fulfills the requirements of the 40-Hour Basic Mediation Training.
Project Mediation Pros, LLC
Elaine Garcia
Phone: 210-812-0044
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

January 26-February 3

San Francisco CA

The Basics of Mediation - 40 Hours

January 26-27 & February 2-3

Community Boards' nationally recognized The Basics of Mediation introduces a range of core conflict resolution skills. It is a powerful workplace resource for managers and line staff, HR professionals, attorneys, ombuds, social workers, community organizers, and others interested in learning conflict resolution and mediation skills. Basics is an intensive 40-hour training that is comprehensive, practical, topical, and affordable.

Community Boards
Karen H. Lipney
Phone: (415) 920 3820 x109
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

January 28-30

San Antonio TX

Advanced Family Mediation Training Intensive 3 Day Course

MLCE & CEU Course approved thru Texas State Bar and Texas Examiners. A course covering Advanced Mediation and 4 Additional hours of Family Dynamics & Domestic Violence as required by Texas SB 539. This course will provide professional credentials and skills necessary to facilitate family mediation. This course exceeds the standards adopted by the Texas State Bar- Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable (TMTR) and the Texas Mediators Credentialing Association (TMCA). Content fulfills the requirements of the 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

January 28-February 1

Los Angeles CA

Mediating Commercial & Litigated Cases with Lee Jay Berman

Learn how to be a complete mediator! Class size limited to 12 participants! Hands-on experience with all of the different styles and approaches that complete mediators call upon. For attorneys, judges and business executives seeking mediation training meeting the 40-hour requirement of most court and private mediation panels.
American Institute of Mediation
Lee Jay Berman
Phone: 310-478-5605
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

January 28-30

Albuquerque NM

Foundations of Organizational Ombudsman Practice (3 days)

Learn the fundamentals of the organizational ombudsman role, how to work with the visitor to the office, and 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. Gain best practices around setting up an ombuds office.
International Ombudsman Association (IOA)
Phone: +1-847-686-2242
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

January 28-31

Malibu CA

Leadership for Attorneys in Business




A Sophisticated Four-Day Program Emphasizing Skills Development for Attorneys and for Associate and General Counsels

A unique program through which participants learn to apply their legal expertise to help companies achieve their objectives. Attendees also learn to be trusted advisers and organizational leaders by understanding and thinking about business issues the way business decision makers do.

Faculty: Vince Chiappetta, Nicole Thibodeau, Sukhsimran Singh, Jo Smith. Opening night speaker, Thomas Stipanowich

Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution
Pepperdine University
Straus Institute
Malibu, CA 90263 USA
Phone: (310) 506-4655
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

January 29-30

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
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

January 29-February 10

Gatineau/Ottawa ON 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
Cinnie Noble
Phone: 416-686-4247
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

February 5-8

Wichita Falls TX

Basic Mediation Training (40 Hours)

This Training complies with Texas regulations. It is an introductory course for those interested in becoming a mediator. The skills developed are transferable to any profession (mediator, manager, teacher, police officer, nurse, counselor, or parent) and will improve job and personal conflict resolution skills.
MCLE Approved
LPC/SW Approved
Cost: $850
Mediation & Training Services
Dr. Nancy K. Ferrell
Phone: 214-662-3070
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

February 5-9

San Diego CA

40-Hour Basic Divorce Mediation Training

This uniquely designed training is a favorite for both beginners and experienced mediators, as well as lawyers, mental health, and financial professionals.Each participant will conclude course with a three-hour mediation integrating seven financial issues. Every participant is given direct feedback by a professional mediator who observes the entire simulation.
Mosten Mediation
Phone: 310-441-1454
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

February 7-23

Malibu CA

Mediating the Litigated Case - Malibu
6 Day Program




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: Sukhsimran Singh, Peter Robinson, Tom Stipanowich, Stephanie Blondell, Nina Meierding, Denise Madigan, Jim Craven, Steve Rottman, Matthew Guasco, and Alexander Williams. 

 

February 7-9 and 21-23, 2019.
Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution
Lori Rushford
Pepperdine Law School
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90263
Phone: (310) 506-6342
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

February 7-8

Phoenix AZ

40 Hour Basic Mediation Training

Hybrid online and live training. Dr. Kinnison has trained professionals from various backgrounds including attorneys over the past 8 years. He founded Genesis Mediation in 2005 which now has offices in several states. Dr. Kinnison has over 8,500 hours of mediation experience in a number of practice areas. He caps enrollment at 9 students for training.
Genesis Mediation
Randall Kinnison
Phone: 503.352.9447
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

February 7-9

Amarillo/Childress TX

Advanced Mediation 3 Day Course

MCLE and CEU 29.75 and 3.0 Ethics thru Texas State Bar. A course covering family mediation. This course will provide professional credentials and skills necessary to handle family mediation and divorce cases. Tuition for this course is $699. Discount of $50 for prior students of the 40-Hour Basic Mediation course. This course meets the standards adopted by the Texas State Bar- Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable (TMTR) and the Texas Mediators Credentialing Association (TMCA). This course also covers the new requirement for child custody mediators regarding SB 539.
Project Mediation Pros, LLC
Elaine Garcia
Phone: 210-812-0044
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

February 9-10

Soquel CA

IFS in Conflict Resolution with Dick Schwartz

Conflict Resolution Outside and In
Parties often arrive at the negotiating table beset by internal conflict: on the one hand they want to fight for what they feel is fair, but another part of them is tired of fighting and wants to put a stop to it. This experiential training will teach you how to use IFS tools to detect and work with the different parts of the players that have become entrenched and are driving the conflict, and that if set free could help the parties reach a resolution.
Conflict Resolution Center of Santa Cruz County
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

February 11-15

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
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

February 13

New York NY

In-House Counsel ADR Bootcamp: Project Management & Dispute Resolution

This program will explore how in-house counsel can utilize project management in the dispute resolution process to encourage efficiency and cost-savings. A panel of in-house attorneys and experts in mediation and arbitration will address how project management communication strategies, risk assessment, process mapping and project look-backs are ideal ways to manage claims.
New York City Bar Association
Rosan Dacres
Phone: 212-382-6630
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

February 15

Topeka KS

2019 HMA Winter Training

Heartland Mediators Association
Phone: 785-580-4495
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

February 18-20

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
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

February 26-March 6

New York NY

Basic Mediation Training: Conflict Resolution Theory & Techniques

This four-day course on the theory and skills of basic mediation will cover essential techniques and procedures of mediation in lecture, exercises and small-group role-plays. Topics to be covered include: getting the mediation process started, organizing the discussion, generating movement, overcoming barriers to an agreement, concluding the mediation and other practice issues.
New York City Bar Association
Rosan Dacres
Phone: 212-382-6630
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

February 26-March 1

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
Website: Click here

March 1-2

San Diego CA

Family Interdisciplinary Teamwork

Mosten Mediation
Phone: 310-441-1454
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 2-30

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
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 6-15

Medford OR

Fundamentals of Mediation Training

Learn effective conflict management skills for work, home, and community. This interactive training includes theory and practice of dispute resolution and interest-based negotiation, with individualized coaching to help you master these life-changing skills.
Resolve Center
Deltra Ferguson
Phone: 541-770-2468
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 7-April 18

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.
CINERGY Coaching, a division of Noble Solutions
Phone: 210-880-4440
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 11-14

New Braunfels TX

Basic Mediation Training

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.
(40 hrs; 3 hrs. Ethics)
Cost:$850
Conflict Rescue® and Forward Mediation
Nancy Boyle
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 12-13

Malibu CA

Global Dispute Resolution Conference

Global Dispute Resolution Conference in partnership with Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University
Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution
Pepperdine University
Straus Institute
Malibu, CA 90263 USA
Phone: (310) 506-4655
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 13-22

Corte Madera CA

40 hour Mediation Training




A dynamic interactive, 40 hour professional training program utilizing simulations, coaching, lectures and demonstrations. March 13-15 & 20-22, 2019. To see what prior participants have to say about this training visit our website: www.RosenbergMediation.com
Mediation Offices of Steven Rosenberg
Steven Rosenberg
Phone: (415) 383-5544
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 19

New York NY

Neuroscience in Mediation and Negotiation

The program will explore the intersection between neuroscience and fundamental negotiation and mediation skills. With lessons from neuroscience, participants will discuss the barriers to effective communication and the potential science behind a variety of commonly used dispute resolution skills designed to overcome these barriers.
New York City Bar Association
Rosan Dacres
Phone: 212-382-6663
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 19

Austin Area TX

8 Hour Cultural Awareness & Sensitivity Training

MCLEs/CEUs: (8 participant, 1 ethics) hours
Cost: $599.00

This intense class focuses on the ethics and principles of alternative dispute resolution, conflict prevention and the processes of conflict resolution and mediation in the context of cultural awareness and sensitivity. MAA’s program also includes specific communication strategies pertaining to issues of harassment, senior awareness, racial and ethnic disparity, hostility, gender bias, LGBTQ issues, and bullying awareness. Ethical issues and considerations are discussed in depth. Benefits of this program for educational or business organizations include: improving staff morale and retention, administrative and staff relations, relations with the press, relations with other members in the community; and, minimizing litigation. This conflict resolution-training program is interactive and participatory.

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

March 24-April 14

New Brunswick NJ

40-Hour Basic Civil Mediation Training

Become a NJ civil mediator! Registration for Spring 2019 is now open: Sundays and Mondays, March 24, 25 and April 7, 8 &14 from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM (you must attend all 5 days).
NJ Association of Professional Mediators
Marvin Schuldiner
Phone: 732-963-2299
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 25-28

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
Website: Click here

March 25-29

Reno NV

40-Hour Beginning Mediation and Conflict Resolution Certificate

This 40-Hour skill-based mediation training provides conflict resolution skills that will prepare professionals from any industry to facilitate difficult conversations, manage disagreements and work towards resolving disputes in creative and effective ways. Topics include the mediation process, conflict and negotiation theory, self-awareness and cultural considerations, and effective communication techniques.
University of Nevada, Reno Extended Studies with Neighborhood Mediation Center
Monica Kales
Phone: 775-784-4046
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 26

Fairfax VA

Non-Violent Communication

Nonviolent Communication is a process involving language, thought, communication and commitment to a certain use of power. In this session, you will learn the NVC process, which guides us to reframe our self- expression, how we hear others, and how we can resolve conflicts using a four-step model. CME:8
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 28-29

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
Website: Click here

March 28-29


Strategies for Dealing with Opposition and Outrage in Public Participation

Strategies for Dealing with Opposition and Outrage in Public Participation (formerly Emotion, Outrage and Public Participation) is a workshop in conflict resolution that builds on IAP2’s global best practices in public involvement and the work of Dr. Peter Sandman, a foremost researcher and expert in public outrage and risk communication. This public sector training course will help you move people from rage to reason and engage stakeholders in building consensus for better decisions.
The Participation Company
John Godec
Phone: 602-881-1021
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 28-April 5

Greenbelt MD

Cross-Border Family Mediation Training – Parenting Plans

The course will cover the legal and practical considerations when mediating international custody, child relocation, and child abduction cases that arise when a family’s background includes more than one jurisdiction. The course is 30 hours, March 28, 29, April 4, and 5, 2019.
Center for ADR
Phone: (301) 313-0800
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 28-29

Seattle WA

25th Annual Northwest Dispute Resolution Conference

Join us in Emerald City to celebrate the silver anniversary of the Northwest's premier conflict resolution conference! Early bird registration opens February, 1, 2019.
University of Washington School of Law & WSBA ADR Section
Kathy Kline
Phone: 855.211.2084
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 29-April 7

Santa Fe NM

40-Hr Basic Mediation Training

Throughout the US and the world, people are turning to mediation to resolve issues that would otherwise end up in court, at great expense.This training responds to the increasing demand for skilled, professional mediators in a variety of areas—from domestic relations and workplace to public policy and international relations. Areas of specialization are many, but all rely on a solid foundation of basic mediation techniques.

March 29-31 & April 6-7, 8:30 am-5:30 pm

$750 with a $150 non-refundable deposit required

Common Ground Mediation Services
Debra Oliver
Phone: (505) 983-3344
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 29-April 6

Santa Cruz CA

4-Day Mediation Skills Training

Intensive 4-day, 30-hour Mediation Skills Training: Learn to facilitate respectful communication, mutual understanding, and cooperative problem solving between coworkers, family members, neighbors, landlords & tenants. Our training features a dedicated team of trainers with mediation experience, high trainer-to- student ratio lots of hands-on practice, and personalized feedback. Training meets requirements of the California Dispute Resolution Act.
Conflict Resolution Center
Lejla Bratovic Mavris
Phone: 831-475-6117
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

March 30

Fairfax VA

Negotiation Training

Grounded in theory and research, this course provides attendees with skills and techniques for practicing the art and science of persuasion and negotiation. While focusing on the “interest-based” approach, the course also demonstrates how to meet “hard- bargainers,” difficult people, and challenging situations. CME: 8; CLE: 7
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

April 1-3

New Orleans LA

14th Annual IOA Conference

Join the 14th Annual International Ombudsman Association Conference and increase your professional connections, knowledge, and skills in order to become more effective catalysts for change within your organization!

IOA's attendees come from diverse sectors around the world and have varying levels of experience. They represent professionals in academia, corporations, government, and other organizations. Our conference participants are looking for like- minded ombuds with whom to share ideas, collaborate and learn new theories, concepts, and practices.

International Ombudsman Association
Phone: (206) 209-5275
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

April 3-5

Boulder CO

Conflict Coaching, A Three-Day Basic Training

Conflict coaching enables the client to talk about the conflict with a third party (the conflict coach), consider options for managing the conflict, and design an approach to working out the conflict with the other person. In this training you will learn, practice, and experience a transformative conflict coaching model.
Common Ground Mediation and Coaching, LLC
Robin N. Amadei
Phone: (303) 604-1960
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

April 4-5

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. We show you how 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 principles of mutual gains bargaining, apply them in a series of simulated disputes, and reflect on the application of these tools to their work situations.
CONCUR, Inc.
Scott McCreary
Phone: 510-649-8008
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

April 5

Somerset NJ

6-Hour Supplemental Civil Mediation Training

Seeking admission to the New Jersey Superior Court’s civil mediation rosters but you received your training more than five years ago or received your 40-hours of basic training out of the state of New Jersey? Are you a member of the court’s Family Mediation Roster and want to join the court’s Civil Mediation Roster?
NJ Association of Professional Mediators
Marvin Schuldiner
Phone: 732-963-2299
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

April 8

Austin Area TX

10 Hour Arbitration Training

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 (aka Mediators of Texas)
Phone: 512-966-9222
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

April 9-10

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
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

April 9-12

Fairfax VA

Mediation Skills and Process (basic mediation training)

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

April 10-13

Minneapolis MN

21st Annual ABA DR Spring Conference

"Shining the Light on the Parties in Dispute Resolution"

The 2019 Annual Spring Conference will be held on April 10-13, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Whether you are new to dispute resolution practice or have been practicing for decades, the 2019 ABA Section of Dispute Resolution Spring Conference has something for you.

ABA Section of Dispute Resolution
Phone: 202-662-1680
Website: Click here

April 11-12

Overland Park KS

2019 HMA Annual Spring Conference

Heartland Mediators Association
Phone: 913-956-7620
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

April 18

New York NY

A Mediation Career: Getting Started

This interactive seminar will discuss what mediation entails and its role in New York City's legal community in 2019 and will provide practical advice on how to start mediating. The panelists are mediators with very different backgrounds and current positions who will share their experiences and offer concrete, practical advice. The session will cover the various types of mediation and the fields in which mediation is most utilized, including ombuds work. Volunteer and paid opportunities for mediators will be explored.
New York City Bar Association
Rosan Dacres
Phone: 212-382-6663
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

April 23-26

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.
CINERGY Coaching
Cinnie Noble
Phone: 416-686-4247
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

April 24

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
Website: Click here

April 25

Fairfax VA

Civility in the Workplace

Civility in the Workplace helps organizations and individuals develop a culture of shared trust and respect by understanding why civility is important, identifying what makes a behavior be perceived as civil or uncivil, and creating strategies, policies, and procedures to prevent and deal with uncivil behavior. CME: 4
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

April 26-27

Charleston SC

Advanced Attorney-Mediator Training

Another outstanding Advanced Attorney- Mediator Training and CLE Seminar! Join us!
Association of Attorney-Mediators
Brenda Rachuig
Phone: 972-669-8101
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

April 26

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
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

May 1-2


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
NVMfS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

May 2-17

Milwaukee WI

Interdisciplinary Family Law Mediation Training

May 2-3, 2019 & May 16-17, 2019
Experienced WI mediators will provide a step-by-step interdisciplinary mediation process for lawyers, mental health professional, and financial specialists focused on mediating with self-represented couples. Training will include practical skills, ethics, interactive learning, client handouts, and ways to build your practice. 30 credits over four days, including 3 ethics credits
Family Mediation Center
Susan Hansen
Phone: 414-273-2422
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

May 6-20

San Francisco CA

International Cross-Border Family Mediation Training

The course will cover the legal and practical issues when mediating international custody and child abduction cases arising when a family spans more than one jurisdiction. It is a 2-day training, with Day 1 on May 6 online, and Day 2 on May 20 in San Francisco, CA.
UC Hastings Law Center for Negotiation and Dispute Resolution
Phone: 415.581.8941
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

May 6-10

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.
Receive $100 off this class with coupon code Summer2018 upon checkout.

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

May 7

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
Website: Click here

May 8

Fairfax VA

Strength Deployment Inventory (SDI) for Conflict Resolution Practitioners

The SDI is based on a model for effectively understanding behavioral motives and illuminating the reasons for parties’ actions. When mediators recognize the unique motivations of parties, including themselves, they greatly enhance their ability to assist the parties. Pre-requisite: Mediation Skills/Process or 20-hour basic mediation training CME: 8; CLE: 6.5
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
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May 14

New York NY

Negotiation Skills & Strategies for Everyday Bargaining

This program is for the experienced as well as for the novice negotiator. The course will explore various styles of negotiation, developing a negotiation plan, managing a negotiation, dealing with tactics, and closing the deal.
New York City Bar Association
Rosan Dacres
Phone: 212-382-6663
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May 16-19

San Diego CA

Four Day Family Law Mediation Training

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. Above all, you will leave with practical skills you can apply today!
Family Resolution Institute, LLC
Phone: 877-361-9909 ext. 1
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May 16

Fairfax VA

Building Trust and Overcoming Distrust

Noted writer Stephen Covey described trust as the one thing that changes everything. This program will explore what trust is and its critical role in personal and organizational dynamics and offer specific, practical ways to build and/or rebuild trust when it is broken. CME: TBA
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
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May 18-19

San Diego CA

Building A Successful (and Profitable) Collaborative and Mediation Practice

This two-day workshop has been designed for mediators with a variety of backgrounds who have private practices or wish to open up their own dispute resolution practice. The course employs a cutting edge interactive curriculum to help participants grow their dispute resolution practices and increase their profitability as mediators, lawyers as negotiators and mediation advocates, working in interdisciplinary teams, and how to market and manage your practice.
Mosten Mediation
Phone: 310-441-1454
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May 20-22

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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May 21-23

Dallas TX

Basic Mediation Training (40 hours)

This Training complies with Texas regulations. It is an introductory course for those interested in becoming a mediator. The skills developed are transferable to any profession (mediator, manager, teacher, police officer, nurse, counselor, or parent) and will improve job and personal conflict resolution skills.
MCLE Approved
LPC/SW Approved
Cost: $850
Mediation & Training Services
Dr. Nancy K Ferrell
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May 21

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
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May 29-June 1

Toronto ON CANADA

AFCC 56th Annual Conference

The Future of Family Justice: International Innovations

Twenty-first century families live in a time of rapid change, economic uncertainty, unprecedented diversity in household living arrangements, and a justice system that, all too often, struggles to meet the needs of those it is designed to serve. Numerous innovative programs and processes have emerged but are often unknown to those who need them the most. This conference will convene the best of our global partners to share pioneering efforts taking place world-wide. Join AFCC in Ontario, Canada as we explore these and other challenging topics.

Association of Family and Conciliation Courts
Phone: (608) 664-3750
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June 5-7

New York NY

Advanced Commercial Mediation Training (3 Days Mandatory)

If you've been trained in mediation and want to specialize in commercial cases, don't miss this invaluable course where you will learn the skills needed to mediate in the New York Supreme Court Commercial Division or on your own. Topics include: pre- mediation processes; how to perform risk assessment and more…
New York City Bar Association
Rosan Dacres
Phone: 212-382-6663
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June 11

Fairfax VA

Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR): Beyond Mediation

This workshop provides an up-to-date look at ADR methods, applications, sources of information, and how to use and participate effectively in ADR. This workshop is invaluable to those looking to pursue in-depth training, certification, or any of the NVMS professional certificate programs. CME: 4; CLE: 3.5
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
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June 18-19

Fairfax VA

Restorative Justice

Restorative Justice enables all parties affected by offenses to ensure accountability, address the full harm caused by the offenses, and strengthen interpersonal and community relationships. This course teaches RJ facilitation skills, and restorative approaches to addressing harm, engaging stakeholders, managing emotional responses, and facilitating agreements to repair harm. CME: 8
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
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June 18-19

Malibu CA US

Appreciating Our Legacy and Engaging the Future

Appreciating Our Legacy and Engaging the Future: An International Conference for Dispute Resolution Teachers, Scholars, and Leaders

With cosponsors the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution and Texas A&M University School of Law

Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution
Pepperdine University
Straus Institute
Malibu, CA 90263 USA
Phone: (310) 506-4655
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June 20

New York NY

Selected Ethics Issues in Mediation & Settlement Negotiations

This program will address a number of ethics issues that can arise in mediation and settlement negotiations. With a specific focus on confidentiality, conflicts of interest and related issues, the program will discuss ethics questions from the point of view of the mediator, the outside lawyer, and even the client. The program will close with a brief discussion about how to research ethics issues and how to get help from an ethics committee of lawyers, or mediators, when needed.
New York City Bar Association
Rosan Dacres
Phone: 212-382-6663
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June 20-22

Malibu CA

32nd Annual Summer Professional Skills Program in Malibu




June 20-22, 2018

Participants choose one of the following workshops to attend:

  • STAR: A Systematic Approach to Mediation Strategies – Faculty: Tom Stipanowich and Jim Craven
  • Advanced Mediation Skill Development: Perfecting Our Craft (Revised Course!) - Faculty: Nina Meierding and Bruce Edwards
  • It’s All so Real: Real Problems for Real Mediators in Real Time – Faculty: Tracy Allen and Eric Galton
  • Apology, Forgiveness, and Reconciliation - Faculty: Peter Robinson
  • Family Law Mediation: When Time is Not on Your Side – Faculty: Irwin Joseph and Don Saposnek
  • The Art of Facilitating Dynamic and Difficult Groups – Faculty: Donna Silverberg and Charles Wiggins
  • Preventing Bad Settlement Decisions and Impasse: Using Brain Science, Game Theory, Animated Communication and Micro- Interventions – Faculty: Don Philbin and Doug Noll
  • Practical Mindfulness: Clear and Calm in the Heat of Conflict – Faculty: Len Riskin and Rachel Wohl
  • Strategic Negotiation Skills – Faculty: Randy Lowry and John Lowry
  • Conflict Resolution Consulting: Using Mediation to Improve Organizational Communications, Team Building, Leadership, Change, and Systems Design – Faculty: Ken Cloke and Joan Goldsmith
  • Cross-Cultural Negotiations and Mediation – Faculty: Sukhsimran Singhand Deep Basaron

 

Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution
Lori Rushford
Pepperdine Law School
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90263 USA
Phone: (310) 506-4655
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June 27-29

Fairfax VA

Family Mediation Skills

This workshop looks at family systems, the mediation of divorce, separation, custody and support matters, and related laws. It prepares participants for the family mediation arena, where clients, judges and attorneys expect highly specialized expertise. Pre- requisite: Mediation Skills and Process or 20-hour basic mediation training CME: 16; CLE: 18.5
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
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July 9

Fairfax VA

Domestic Violence Assessment

Participants will learn how to identify a history of domestic violence, how to recognize behaviors incompatible with mediation, and how to address the repercussions of terminating or continuing in mediation. Pre-requisite: Family Mediation Skills or 20-hour basic family mediation training CME: 8; CLE: 7
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
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July 12-20

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
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July 31

Fairfax VA

Mediator Graduate School

Join peers and an experienced group leader to review successful practices, ask questions, and analyze difficult cases. Discuss caucusing, trust- building, dealing with money demands and apologies, and other subjects. Explore ethical issues related to self-determination, impartiality, and confidentiality. Pre-requisite: Mediation Skills/Process or equivalent CME: 6 and 2 Ethics; CLE: Pending
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
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August 1-September 12

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.
CINERGY Coaching, a division of Noble Solutions
Phone: 210-880-4440
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August 9

Fairfax VA

Preparing Memoranda and Agreements

This workshop will develop participants’ skills in preparing documents for parties, counsel, and court. It includes practical tips, hands-on practice, and a discussion of the ethical and unauthorized practice of law issues. Pre-requisite: Mediation Skills and Process or 20- hour basic mediation training CME: 4; CLE: 3.5
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
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August 14

Fairfax VA

Negotiation Training

Grounded in theory and research, this course provides attendees with skills and techniques for practicing the art and science of persuasion and negotiation. While focusing on the “interest-based” approach, the course also demonstrates how to meet “hard- bargainers,” difficult people, and challenging situations. CME: 8; CLE: 7
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
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September 10-13

Dallas TX

Basic Mediation Training (40 Hours)

This Training complies with Texas regulations. It is an introductory course for those interested in becoming a mediator. The skills developed are transferable to any profession (mediator, manager, teacher, police officer, nurse, counselor, or parent) and will improve job and personal conflict resolution skills.
MCLE Approved
LPC/SW Approved
Cost: $850
Mediation & Training Services
Dr. Nancy K Ferrell
Phone: 214-662-3070
Email: Click here
Website: Click here

September 10-13

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
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September 17

Fairfax VA

Civility in the Workplace

Civility in the Workplace helps organizations and individuals develop a culture of shared trust and respect by understanding why civility is important, identifying what makes a behavior be perceived as civil or uncivil, and creating strategies, policies, and procedures to prevent and deal with uncivil behavior. CME: 4
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
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September 17-October 14

Los Angeles CA

Basic Mediation Training

The APADRC offers a 40-hour Basic Mediation Training with an emphasis on building cross-cultural competency. Open to all members of the community, this highly interactive training introduces effective communication strategies, multicultural conflict resolution and peace theory, along with a full day of role plays with coaches from the APADRC – preparing you to be a neutral mediator in community conflicts.
Asian Pacifc American Dispute Resolution Center
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September 19

Fairfax VA

Mediating Complex and Multiparty Civil Cases

Complex and multiparty cases introduce issues of power, structure, and dynamics that can challenge mediators. This workshop covers skills and approaches needed to work with a combination of multiple parties, attorneys, substantive experts and complex issues. Pre-requisite: Mediation Skills and Process or 20- hour basic mediation training CME: 8; CLE: 6.5
NVMS
Izabela Solosi
Phone: (703) 865-7261
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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
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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
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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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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 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
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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
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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
Website: Click here

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
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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
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