Is there then something that can be said to be a ‘Right Education?’
This jumbo-size post is the last part in the Theory of Change Symposium.
While mediating, I try to support parties in making their own choices about how they participate in the conversation.
“I’ll get my day in court!” ……. “The judge won’t like what you did!” …….. “I’m going to spread your dirt all over the courtroom!”
This article shows how mediation can be used to intervene in early or advanced stages of conflict.
(12/24/19)Peter Adler, Louis Chang
This training seeks to provide: The right thing, in the right way, at the right time, in the right place, to the right person, for the right reason, with the right feeling... the first time.
The capacity for forgiveness runs deep in our genes.
The fundamental concept of the Convention began in 1958 with the signing of the New York Convention. That concept is the obligation of contracting nation states to give effect to private agreements emerging from alternative dispute resolution.
Commitment to the reasonable man theory, a building block to many constitutions, is a commitment to one’s higher self, rather than to one’s instinct. Training individuals to act in a way that’s reasonable, creates internal checks and balances.
(11/22/19)Ronald S. Kraybill
As we accept the reality of our own pain and struggle, and begin to recognize their universality, we open ourselves to the voice of the soul.
As a business owner, it’s extremely important to familiarize yourself with dispute resolution and the processes you need to take depending on the severity of a case.
There are many forms of mediation and environments in which they occur, but a place that proves extremely beneficial for mediation takes place in an educational setting.
(9/20/19)Susan Nauss Exon
Trustworthiness is a notable mediator trait.
This is an interview with Susan Podziba, where she discusses how her life has been aimed at resolving public policy disputes and finding the virtue in our society.
Empowerment and recognition shifts can happen between people whose interaction has fluctuated for years.
This article discusses reactions to the huge scope of our field.
Transformative mediation is thriving in Brno, Czech Republic.
For most mediations, having the financial relationship between the mediator and the clients prepaid through a retainer can be a very strong impetus towards making the mediation process stronger and more effective.
(6/27/19)Judith Starr, Michael Lang
How do you think about reflective practice?
This article outlines what uninvolved church leaders could do: encourage mediation in churches.
There are a lot of things NOT to say or do when in conflict with someone else if we are wanting to resolve or mend things.
Are you looking to carry out workplace mediations? Not sure what the training would involve?
This article discusses the progress of Court Annexed Mediation in Kenya since its inception three years ago. It also explains some of the steps taken to address the challenges faced.
The APFM, NAFCM, MBB & ACR have joined Mediate.com's groundbreaking efforts to set America on a better path by sponsoring the "National Mediation Policy Act" (NMPA). The Act declares a national policy favoring voluntary mediation over disputes being litigated, remaining unresolved or resulting in violence.
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This is a book review of "The Guide to Reflective Practice in Conflict Resolution" by Michael Lang. By exposing the reader to various models, methods, examples, and by exploring the enriching benefits of reflective practice, Lang’s guide will help any practitioner further their development and effectiveness.