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This Week in Mediation #761

December 15, 2019
Celebrating Our 24th Year Membership information
In This Issue:
5 Prudent Ways to Talk to Kids About Your Divorce • Links to Law School ADR Programs • Indigenous Practices Can Bolster ADR • The Place of Mediation: Interview with Nina Meierding • Mediation News • Job Postings • Events Calendar • Blogs
5 Prudent Ways to Talk to Kids About Your Divorce (1/11/19)
by Jenna Adams
When children are involved in a divorce, you have to deal with not just your own emotions, but also theirs. Here are some tips for these conversations.
Links to Law School ADR Programs (1/11/19)
Managing Editor
Here are links to known Law School based ADR Programs. Please let us know if you are aware of additional programs.
Indigenous Practices Can Bolster ADR (1/09/19)
Managing Editor
Indigenous practices can help resolve family disputes outside of the court system and need to be considered during high-conflict disputes, such as those involving land claims or natural resources, say lawyers and mediators that work with Indigenous communities.
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New Mediate.com Interview Series: "The Place of Mediation" (1/09/19)
Mediate.com is proud to announce our new video Interview Series: “The Place of Mediation In Our Society, Culture, Media and Politics.”
The Place of Mediation: Interview with Nina Meierding (1/08/19)
Nina Meierding
New interview with Nina Meierding by Robert Benjamin as part of Mediate's new "The Place of Mediation" video series.
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This Week’s Mediation News (read & search All News at: www.mediate.com/Today) Read All News 
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Training & Conference Calendar
  • January 16-25 - Denver CO - 40 Hour Professional Mediation Training
  • January 17-21 - Eugene, OR - Basic Mediation 40-hr Training with Dr. Clare Fowle
  • January 17-20 - Amarillo/Childress TX - 40-Hour Basic Mediation Training
  • January 18-26 - Santa Fe NM - Restorative Justice Training - 40-Hours
  • January 21 - Austin Area TX - 10 Hour Arbitration Training
  • January 24-27 - San Antonio TX - 40-Hour Basic Mediation Training- 4 Day Course
  • January 26-February 3 - San Francisco CA - The Basics of Mediation - 40 Hours (January 26-27 & February 2-3)
  • January 28-February 1 - Los Angeles CA - Mediating Commercial & Litigated Cases with Lee Jay Berman
  • January 28-31 - Malibu CA - Leadership for Attorneys in Business
  • January 28-30 - San Antonio TX - Advanced Family Mediation Training Intensive 3 Day Course
  • January 28-30 - Albuquerque NM - Foundations of Organizational Ombudsman Practice (3 days)
  • January 28-February 1 - Los Angeles CA - Mediating Commercial & Litigated Cases with Lee Jay Berman
  • January 29-February 10 - Gatineau/Ottawa ON Canada -Conflict Management Coaching Workshop (French)
  • January 29-30 - Austin Area TX - 20 Hour Child Protective Services Mediation Training
  • February 4-12 - Denver CO - 40-Hour Basic Mediation Training
  • February 5-8 - Wichita Falls TX - Basic Mediation Training (40 Hours)
  • February 5-9 - San Diego CA - 40-Hour Basic Divorce Mediation Training 
  • February 7-23 - Malibu CA - Mediating the Litigated Case - Malibu
    6 Day Program
  • February 7-9 - Amarillo/Childress TX - Advanced Mediation 3 Day Course
  • February 9-10 - Soquel CA - IFS in Conflict Resolution with Dick Schwartz
  • February 11-15 - Austin Area TX - 40 Basic Mediation Training
  • February 15 - Topeka KS - 2019 Heartland Mediators Association Winter Training
  • February 18-20 - Austin Area TX - 30 Hour Advanced Mediation Training
  • March 1-2 - San Diego CA - Family Interdisciplinary Teamwork - Mosten Mediation
  • March 6-15 - Medford OR - Fundamentals of Mediation Training
  • March 7-April 18 - ONLINE - Conflict Management Coaching Workshop
  • March 12-13 - Malibu CA - Global Dispute Resolution Conference
  • March 13-22 - Corte Madera CA - 40 hour Mediation Training with Steven Rosenberg
  • March 19 - Austin Area TX - 8 Hour Cultural Awareness & Sensitivity Training
  • March 25-28 - Ottawa ON Canada - Conflict Management Coaching Workshop
  • March 28-29 - Corte Madera CA - Advanced Mediation Training with Steven Rosenberg
  • 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
Editors: Jim Melamed and Clare Fowler. We welcome comments and feedback. Send your comments to editor@mediate.com

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