Category: Community

Cognitive Bias’ in the Workplace author.

Cognitive Bias’ in the Workplace

Over the past twenty years, I’ve been employed by the County of Los Angeles. And through hard work and some...

By Monica Brown-Coleman
The Linctus of Choosing a Mediator author.

The Linctus of Choosing a Mediator

Abstract Mediation is now the toast of the day in America, Canada, Australia, the UK and many parts of the...

By Chinwe Egbunike-Umegbolu
Should Therapists Mediate? — A Look at UK therapists author.

Should Therapists Mediate? — A Look at UK therapists

Mediators come from a number of professional backgrounds, but lawyers and therapists are seemingly the most highly represented within their...

By Hadassah Fidler
5 Tips for Coping With Divorce And Child Custody With a High-Conflict Ex author.

5 Tips for Coping With Divorce And Child Custody With a High-Conflict Ex

From the Cerney Divorce Blog‘Child Custody’ is becoming an outdated concept. The courts in our country have begun to recognize...

By Ann Cerney
Community Mediation Funding author.

Community Mediation Funding

The JAMS Foundation and National Association for Community Mediation (NAFCM) are pleased to announce the sixth Community Mediation Mini-Grant Program...

By Brennan Frazier
Maybe, It’s Not As Bad As You Think author.

Maybe, It’s Not As Bad As You Think

Conflict Management Blog by Cinnie NobleThere are times when I’ve found myself reacting poorly to something another person says or...

By Cinnie Noble
Why Everyone Should Take Mediation Training author.

Why Everyone Should Take Mediation Training

Originally posted on Slaw, Canada’s online legal magazine: http://www.slaw.ca/2018/04/25/why-everyone-should-take-mediation-training/Over the years I have been asked many times, by lawyers, law...

By Kari Boyle
Where To, MeToo? author.

Where To, MeToo?

Disputing Blog by Karl Bayer, Victoria VanBuren, and Holly HayesJean R. Sternlight, Michael and Sonja Professor of Law at the...

By Beth Graham
Peacemaking: The Fulfillment of the Legal Profession author.

Peacemaking: The Fulfillment of the Legal Profession

Dispute Settlement Counselby Michael Zeytoonian.Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God. – Matthew 5:9 Earlier...

By Michael A. Zeytoonian
Mediation Certification: The Sparrow and the Peacock author.

Mediation Certification: The Sparrow and the Peacock

Mediation Academy Blog by Bruce EdwardsHaving taught mediation skills for over twenty-five years and, more recently, having developed an online...

By Bruce Edwards
Legal Stress author.

Legal Stress

IndisputablyIn a recent post, I described the intense stress that individual and organizational litigants often undergo as a result of...

By John Lande
Interruption and Self-Determination author.

Interruption and Self-Determination

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan Simon “That’s not true!” “Will you please let me finish?!” turning to...

By Dan Simon
Every Dispute is Two Disputes author.

Every Dispute is Two Disputes

PGP Mediation Blog by Phyllis G. PollackSeveral weeks ago, I attended the annual fall conference of the Southern California Mediation...

By Phyllis Pollack
Mediation Dance-Writing author.

Mediation Dance-Writing

In 2008, Resourceful Internet Solutions, Inc., the parent company of Mediate.com, proudly published Peter Adler’s "Eye of the Storm Leadership:...

By Peter Adler
7 Traits of the Modern Sociopath and Psychopath author.

7 Traits of the Modern Sociopath and Psychopath

You hope to never negotiate or engage a subject with anti-social personality disorder but if you do, you better know...

By Jeff Thompson
Heartbroken in Pittsburgh author.

Heartbroken in Pittsburgh

Indisputably I thought that teaching the Kavanaugh hearings in a careful and respectful manner a few weeks ago would be the...

By Andrea Schneider
Satisfying Our Clients’ Emotional Due Process Needs author.

Satisfying Our Clients’ Emotional Due Process Needs

Dispute Settlement Counselby Michael Zeytoonian. Emotional due process. What is that, exactly? This notion – emotional due process – jumped...

By Michael A. Zeytoonian
10 Do’s and Don’ts of Successful Co-Parenting After Divorce author.

10 Do’s and Don’ts of Successful Co-Parenting After Divorce

Are you struggling with Co-Parenting after divorce?  If you are, it is no surprise. The issues within your marriage most...

By Diane Kramer
Call for Community Mediation Surveys author.

Call for Community Mediation Surveys

In July of this year, NAFCM wrote to let you know of the partnership between George Mason University’s School for...

By Brennan Frazier
My Favorite Resource Featuring Catherine Geyer author.

My Favorite Resource Featuring Catherine Geyer

Just Court ADR by Nicole Wilmet, Susan M. Yates, Jennifer Shack, Heather Scheiwe Kulp, and Jessica Glowinski.Our series, My Favorite...

By Susan Yates
New Mediation Confidentiality Law author.

New Mediation Confidentiality Law

On September 11, 2018, Governor Jerry Brown signed  SB 954 which (when it takes effect on January 1, 2019) will...

By Phyllis Pollack
Why Don’t We Mediate the “Big” Disputes? author.

Why Don’t We Mediate the “Big” Disputes?

Kluwer Mediation Blog and Kluwer Arbitration BlogOriginally published here.On Thursday, August 30, 2018 the Canadian Federal Court of Appeal did...

By Richard Weiler
People-Pleasing author.

People-Pleasing

Conflict Management Blog by Cinnie NobleWould you call yourself a people-pleaser? If so, how does this lead to conflict in...

By Cinnie Noble
Stop Giving Others Insult Power author.

Stop Giving Others Insult Power

RiverHouse Press Blog by Ron KraybillDo you know people who get upset and insulted easily?  They may not realize it, but...

By Ronald S. Kraybill
5 Common Misconceptions Surrounding Family Mediation author.

5 Common Misconceptions Surrounding Family Mediation

First, let's talk about how family mediation works: In most cases, one of the couple will get in touch with...

By Laura Ward
The Exceptional Power of Vision author.

The Exceptional Power of Vision

In 2008, Resourceful Internet Solutions, Inc., the parent company of Mediate.com, proudly published Peter Adler’s "Eye of the Storm Leadership:...

By Peter Adler
Lessons from the Iroquois author.

Lessons from the Iroquois

In 2008, Resourceful Internet Solutions, Inc., the parent company of Mediate.com, proudly published Peter Adler’s "Eye of the Storm Leadership:...

By Peter Adler
SCOTUS to Consider Delegation of “Wholly Groundless” Arbitrability Claims author.

SCOTUS to Consider Delegation of “Wholly Groundless” Arbitrability Claims

Disputing Blog by Karl Bayer, Victoria VanBuren, and Holly HayesThe Supreme Court of the United States has granted certiorari in another arbitration case.  In Henry...

By Beth Graham
In Isolation Together author.

In Isolation Together

From Accord3  Blog, organized with Peter Adler Ok, we’ve got a problem. Last week Britain announced a new Minister of Loneliness....

By Nicole Brodie, Peter Adler
A Toddler’s Wisdom on Conflict Resolution author.

A Toddler’s Wisdom on Conflict Resolution

Readers will recall that last year's newsletter was a series of "Life Lessons", in tribute to my late mother. This...

By Jan Frankel Schau

Featured Mediators

Find a Mediator

X
X
X