40-Hour Mediation Training
Company Name: Colorado Bar Association CLE
Colorado Bar Association CLE Office
1290 Broadway, Ste 1700
The course instructor, Judy Mares-Dixon, M.A., has worked in the conflict resolution field since 1986 as a trainer, mediator, coach, facilitator, consultant, and dispute resolution systems designer in the United States, Canada, Germany, Australia, and New Zealand. She is considered one of the best mediation trainers in the country with experience mediating contract disputes, collective bargaining agreements, sexual harassment, ADA and other EEOC complaints. She has trained human resource personnel, union officials, managers, lawyers, advocates, social service personnel, educators, law enforcement personnel, community organizers, and medical professionals in mediation, negotiation, coaching, facilitation, resolving cross-cultural issues and dispute resolution system design.
Topics that will be covered in the 40-hour training include:Mediation Models; How Mediators Diagnose the Causes of Conflict; How Mediators Facilitate Interest-based Negotiations: Transitioning Parties from Positions to Interests; Stages of Mediation; Cultural Issues in Mediation; The Art of Reframing: Dealing with Threats, Demands and Other Toxic Language; The Caucus Demonstration and Critique; Mediating Money Matters; Coaching Parties to Raise Conflict Constructively; Dealing with Impasse; Assessing Your Mediation Skills and Abilities; Power Issues in Mediation; and more!
Cost: $999/MAC Members