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This Week in Mediation #769

March 13, 2019
Celebrating Our 24th Year Membership information
In This Issue:
Control Emotions Better by Labeling Them • Pew Charitable Trusts Calls for Standardization of US Court ODR Programs • The Place of Mediation In Our Society, Culture, Media and Politics - Video Interview Series • Ten Things Government Should Do to Make Mediation Effective in India • Use of Mediation During Divorce Proceedings in India • Mediation Essentials – Case Study of Delhi High Court Rules • Mediation News • Job Postings • Events Calendar • Blogs
Control Emotions Better by Labeling Them (3/10/19)
by Tammy Lenski
When we want to control emotions better in the midst of a difficult conversation, we may try to ignore the unwelcome emotion or try the opposite, indulge it. 

Pew Charitable Trusts Calls for Standardization of US Court ODR Programs (3/10/19)
by Beth Graham
The Pew Charitable Trusts (“Pew”) has reportedly issued a call for the establishment of a national body to standardize online dispute resolution (“ODR”) procedures in civil courts across the United States.

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The Place of Mediation In Our Society, Culture, Media and Politics - New Mediate.com Video Interview Series:

  • New Interview with Jeff Krivis (3/09/19)
    New interview with mediation leader and author Jeff Krivis by Robert Benjamin.
  • New Interview with Peter Salem (3/07/19)
    New interview of Peter Salem, long-time Executive Director of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC), by Robert Benjamin.
  • New Interview with Don Saposnek (3/07/19)
    New interview with Don Saposnek, long-time leader and leading thinker in the field of divorce mediation and how to best support the interests of children in divorce, by Robert Benjamin.
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Ten Things Government Should Do to Make Mediation Effective in India (3/08/19)
by Nikhil Ransingh
As a young republic, India and Indians have stepped up to the challenge and have successfully come within sniffing distance of setting up all the essential and necessary infrastructure that one has accustomed to associate with a modern, economic superpower of the 21st century.

Use of Mediation During Divorce Proceedings in India (3/08/19)
by Saakshi Jain
In this blog post, Saakshi Jain, student, Amity University, Lucknow Campus writes about Mediation, a must and compulsory process in India. This post also covers the need, advantages, and disadvantages of mediation and its impact on Indian divorces.

Mediation Essentials – Case Study of Delhi High Court Rules (3/08/19)
by Amartya Bag
What can you do if you think your case cannot be resolved by mediation?

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Training & Conference Calendar

  • March 15-23 - Camarillo CA - Mediation & Negotiation Training
  • March 19 - New York NY - Neuroscience in Mediation and Negotiation
  • March 19 - Austin Area TX - 8 Hour Cultural Awareness & Sensitivity Training
  • March 19-May 7 - Holyoke MA - 32-Hour Mass. Basic Mediation Training
  • March 21-30 - Memphis TN - 46 Hour Family Mediation Training
  • March 22-29 - Needham MA - Divorce Mediation Training
  • March 23 - Delray Beach FL - Pro Se Divorce Mediation Workshop
  • March 24-April 14 - New Brunswick NJ - 40-Hour Basic Civil Mediation Training
  • March 25-28 - Ottawa ON Canada - Conflict Management Coaching Workshop
  • March 25-29 - Reno NV - 40-Hour Beginning Mediation and Conflict Resolution Certificate
  • March 25-29 - Atlanta GA - 40 Hour Basic Mediation Skills Course
  • March 26 - Fairfax VA - Non-Violent Communication
  • March 27-30 - Houston TX - Basic Mediation Training in Houston’s Uptown-Galleria
  • March 27-31 - Springfield MO - Civil & Family Mediation Training
  • March 28-29 - Corte Madera CA - Advanced Mediation Training with Steven Rosenberg
  • March 28-29 - Seattle WA - 25th Annual Northwest Dispute Resolution Conference
  • March 28-29 - Strategies for Dealing with Opposition and Outrage in Public Participation
  • March 28-April 5 - Greenbelt MD - Cross-Border Family Mediation Training – Parenting Plans
  • March 29-April 6 - Santa Cruz CA - 4-Day Mediation Skills Training
  • March 29-April 7 - Santa Fe NM - 40-Hr Basic Mediation Training
  • March 30 - Fairfax VA - Negotiation Training
  • April 1-3 - New Orleans LA - 14th Annual IOA Conference
  • April 1-5 - Macon GA - Civil Mediation Training & Practicum 
  • April 3-5 - Boulder CO - Conflict Coaching, A Three-Day Basic Training
  • April 4 - Des Plaines IL - How Values and Identity Impact Our Work as Dispute Resolution Professionals
  • April 4-5 - Berkeley CA - Negotiating Effective Environmental Agreements
  • April 5 - Somerset NJ - 6-Hour Supplemental Civil Mediation Training
  • April 5-6 - Houston TX - Parenting Coordination and Facilitation Training
  • April 6 - Orlando FL - Pro Se Divorce Mediation Training
  • April 8 - Austin Area TX - 10 Hour Arbitration Training
  • April 9-27 - Santa Ana CA - 40 Hour Basic Mediation Training
  • April 9-12 - Richmond VA - Conflict Management Coaching Workshop
  • April 9-10 - Austin Area TX - 20 Hour Child Protective Services Mediation Training
  • April 9-12 - Fairfax VA - Mediation Skills and Process (basic mediation training
  • April 10-13 - Minneapolis MN - 21st Annual ABA DR Spring Conference
  • April 11-12 - Overland Park KS - 2019 HMA Annual Spring Conference
  • April 13-May 5 - Somerset NJ - NJAPM 40-Hour Divorce Mediation Training, Spring 2019
  • April 18 - New York NY - A Mediation Career: Getting Started
  • April 23-26 - Toronto ON Canada - Conflict Management Coaching Workshop
  • April 24 - Fairfax VA - Powerful Coaching
  • April 25 - Fairfax VA - Civility in the Workplace
  • April 26-27 - Charleston SC - Advanced Attorney-Mediator Training
  • April 26-27 - Harrisburg PA - Conference: Building Skills & Expanding Practice
  • April 26 - Fairfax VA - Mediation Practicum: Civil Cases
  • April 30-May 4 - Washington DC - 40 Hour Mediation & Interest Based Negotiation Skills Training
  • May 1-2 - Facilitation and Group Consensus Building
  • May 2-17 - Milwaukee WI - Interdisciplinary Family Law Mediation Training
  • May 6-20 - San Francisco CA - International Cross-Border Family Mediation Training
  • May 6-10 - Austin Area TX - 40 Basic Mediation Training
  • May 7 - Fairfax VA - Mediating EEO and Workplace Disputes
  • May 8 - Fairfax VA - Strength Deployment Inventory (SDI) for Conflict Resolution Practitioners
  • May 13-17 - Atlanta GA - 40 Hour Basic Mediation Skills Course
  • May 14 - New York NY - Negotiation Skills & Strategies for Everyday Bargaining
  • May 15 - Houston TX - Arbitration Training in Houston’s Uptown-Galleria
Editors: Jim Melamed and Clare Fowler. We welcome comments and feedback. Send your comments to editor@mediate.com

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