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This Week in Mediation #813

January 22, 2020 - OUR 25TH YEAR!
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In This Issue:
The Intersection and Impact of Personality Type and Conflict Management Style • The Effect of Power in Mediation • Mediation News • Job Postings • Events Calendar • Blogs
The Intersection and Impact of Personality Type and Conflict Management Style
by Erin Alarcon
By understanding the relationship between personality types and conflict management styles we can achieve more productive dispute resolution discussions and increase the potential for mutually satisfactory resolutions.
The Effect of Power in Mediation
by Felicia Staub
Balancing power is an important part of mediation. I did a mediation recently in which the levels of power of each party played a very important role.
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  • Family Case Manager - DC
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  • Senior Program Manager - IL
  • Mediation Coordinator - OR
  • Mediator - MA
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  • HR and EEO VP - CA
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TRAINING AND CONFERENCE CALENDAR
  • January 23-27 - Rockville MD - 40-Hour Basic Divorce Mediation Training
  • January 28-31 - Dallas TX - Basic Mediation 40 Hour 4-Day Course
  • January 29-February 1 - Houston TX - Basic Mediation Training in Houston’s Uptown-Galleria
  • February 3-7 - Macon GA - Civil Mediation Training & Practicum
  • February 5-8 - Port Coquitlam BC Canada - Conflict Management Coaching Workshop
  • February 6-22 - Irvine CA - Mediating the Litigated Case - Irvine - February 6-8 and 20-22, 2020
  • February 11 - Phoenix AZ - 3rd Annual Bruce E. Meyerson Lecture - The Psychology of Persuasion and Pre-Suasion
  • February 17-21 - Austin Area TX - 40 Basic Mediation Training
  • February 20-21 - Berkeley CA - Negotiating Effective Environmental Agreements
  • February 24-28 - Macon GA - Domestic & Family Mediation Training
  • February 24-27 - Ottawa ON Canada - Conflict Management Coaching Workshop
  • February 24-29 - Los Angeles CA - 40-Hour Basic Mediation Training
  • February 25-March 4 - New York NY - Basic Mediation Training: Conflict Resolution Theory & Techniques
  • March 4-6 - Houston TX - Advanced Mediation: Family-Divorce-Child Custody Training
  • March 5-9 - Rockville MD - 40-Hour Basic Mediation Training
  • March 6 - Houston TX - Domestic Violence for Advance Family Training required by TX legislation
  • March 7-April 4 - San Francisco CA - Ron's Mediator Certificate Training at BASF
  • March 11-20 - Corte Madera CA - 40 hour Mediation Training with Steven Rosenberg
  • March 12-13 - Macon GA - Domestic & Family Mediation Training
  • March 16-18 - Austin Area TX - 30 Hour Advanced Mediation Training
  • March 18 - New York NY - Neuroscience in Mediation and Negotiation
  • March 20 - Richmond VA - Dispute Resolution Summit
  • March 26-27 - Corte Madera CA Advanced Mediation Training with Steven Rosenberg
  • March 27-28 - Houston TX - Parenting Coordination and Facilitation Training
  • March 30-April 1 - Portland OR - International Ombudsman Association Annual Conference
  • March 30-April 3 - Macon GA - Civil Mediation Training & Practicum

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