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Essentials of Mediation and Divorce Mediation


  • 175 North Redwood Drive San Rafael, CA, 94903 United States (map)

Last time offered - last chance to take this training!

Learn  to mediate  with  skill  and  heart.  Two  dynamic  master mediators share their  knowledge, experience and philosophies about guiding parties to better understanding and durable resolutions. Practical skill-building grounded in theory and research. Lectures, demonstrations,  exercises and role plays. Extensive manual with forms included.

TAKE ALL 5 DAYS, OR JUST PART 1 OR PART 2.

PART 1:  3 days on ESSENTIALS OF MEDIATION (includes both family and business contexts)

  • Psychology of conflict
  • Negotiation theory and practice
  • Role of the ethical mediator
  • Communication skills every mediator needs
  • Structuring to create capacity in parties
  • Managing conflict and negative communication
  • Neutrality and power issues
  • Practice of each phase of a mediation
  • Pre-mediation case development

PART 2:  2 days on DIVORCE MEDIATION (Permission of instructors is required if registering ONLY for Part 2)

  • Role of family law in mediation
  • Identifying and dividing property
  • Developing parenting & custody plans
  • Negotiating child & spousal support
  • Domestic violence issues
  • Developing a mediation practice

DATES:  October 23-27, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. each day

FEES:

5-day course: $1,425 ($1,225 if paid by 9/11/2017; $1,325 if paid by 9/25/2017)
3-day course: $875
2-day course: $625

Click here for more information or to register

Organizer:

Northern California Mediation Center
415-461-6392
njfoster@ncmc-mediate.org
www.ncmc-mediate.org