40-Hour Professional Mediation TrainingThis 40-hour mediation course is designed to acquaint participants with the philosophy, concepts, process model and specific behavioral skills needed for a…Continue
Northwest Dispute Resolution Conference May 4-5, 2012 19th Annual Northwest Dispute Resolution Conference…Continue
Trainings40-Hour Basic Mediation TrainingThis 40-hour Basic Mediation course is designed to acquaint participants with the philosophy, concepts, process model and specific behavioral skills needed…Continue
Mediators offer a new book for soldiers to help resolve conflict:
Living in a military community, I am surrounded by both family and friends who are effected by war. Many times the conflict that surrounds both the soldiers and families grows more intense with each new deployment, each family event that has been missed, and then falling back into everyday life. The conflicts and…Continue
The much anticipated "Fairly Legal" made its debut last night. Although, many may of not been on the edge of your seat waiting for this program to air but it sure had a ton of media hype the last few weeks.
My email and email alerts were inundated with a steady stream of press releases, interviews with the stars, and even other people blogging about this show.
So, what was all the hype? Most of it was because the USA network does an amazing job (in my…Continue
As I was doing some research about peer mediation, I came across an article about Jackson Elementary in Mineola, NY. Milissa Seymour is one of the teacher's who has introduced a variety of concepts into the school to help promote peace.
Grade by grade, they teach different skills like peer mediation, negotiating, and conflict resolution. Learning these skills at such a young age, may potentially ensure that these are life long
tools that these children will carry into…