Mediation Ethics Articles
This article covers Restoring Community Day held in 2017, including plans for the upcoming Community Day to be held in October 2018.
(9/06/18)Ronald S. Kraybill
Do you know people who get upset and insulted easily?
When one ignores one’s own emotions, to maintain face, or to increase hopes for immature peace, the likelihood for an unexpected emotional burst, by oneself, or by the other, increases.
It sounds counter intuitive, but Inaction or avoidance can be a viable way of dealing with workplace conflict.
Labels are increasingly being used to leverage support for group identities and ideals.
(8/15/18)Ronald S. Kraybill
In training with the Thomas Kilmann or my Style Matters conflict style inventories, you have an option to use either a paper or online version. I used to be ambivalent about this choice, but no more.
Nature Deficit Disorder, a phrase coined by Richard Louv in his book, Last Child in The Woods, is used to describe the impact that urbanisation along with the technological era has had, in reducing the time children are having in nature, nearby nature.
(8/10/18)William Scott Harralson, J.D.
In April 2018, the U.S. Justice Department implemented a new “zero-tolerance” policy for the detention and arrest of undocumented immigrants. This article discusses how mediation techniques can be used to handle such a difficult situation.
Several experts have commented on the trauma the children must have experienced being separated from their families.
Stemcor USA Incorporated addresses federal court jurisdiction based on the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards and court enforcement of provisional remedies in aid of arbitration.
Early completion may reduce or completely eliminate an important construction advantage - “float time”.
This article discusses how mediators can apply the communication skills used by Crisis Counselors to help people in crisis.
This article discusses what has been learned over the last few decades about Mediation in Juvenile Dependency Court.
Whenever I teach conflict and communication skills classes or coach someone, I always include the important role nonverbal communication plays.
It might seem strange to use the words ‘grateful’ and ‘conflict’ in the same sentence.
When a difficult conversation rattles you, using a centering question can help you get your balance back.
Teachers need the support of parents and the community in the districts in which they teach.
The high court's opinion will resolve a split among the Circuit Courts of Appeal regarding whether a court may decide the issue of arbitrability in situations where the arbitration claim is groundless.
Navigating the United States’ approach to mediation can be tricky for international firms as there is no uniform approach.
The social capital of any society is education and identity.
According to Alexa.com, Mediate.com is most visited and most linked dispute resolution website. See the new data here!
Someone once said to me that while to a butcher a pair of lamb chops is just another set of lamb chops, to a person who has not eaten in a long while, it will be the best meal ever. In sum, it is all a matter of perspective.
In the 9 years since I left my own toxic workplace, I’ve coached and consulted with people in all stages of being bullying or mobbed (bullied by a group).
Miscommunication plagues divorces in numerous different ways.
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I love mediation because parties get to probe, understand, make choices, create options and arrive at mutual decisions, saying how they feel about this conflict.