Upcoming Transformative Mediation Training in Montreal

Thursday, 28 August 2014, 15:45 | Category : Mediation, Training
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John Peter Weldon’s Transformative Mediation training is an authorized French language adaptation of the Mediation, Principles and Practice course developed and taught by the l’Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation, a necessary first step towards certification as a Certified Transformative Mediator™. For a description and dates of the next training available in Montreal, click HERE. [...]

Transformative Mediation Training in New York

Monday, 14 June 2010, 16:52 | Category : Mediation, Training
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I had the recent privilege to attend a one-week intensive training course with Baruch Bush, law professor at the Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation at Hofstra University in New York and co-author of The Promise of Mediation, a book which has had a huge impact on the theory and practice of mediation since [...]

Mediation Changes People

Saturday, 9 January 2010, 16:14 | Category : Mediation, Training
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When people turn to a mediator for help, it is often helpful for the mediator to remember that conflict often takes a personal toll on people. People caught in difficult and long lasting conflict have often lost some self-confidence, clarity, openness to new approaches, and inner strength. Often people coming to mediation have been in [...]

Transformative Mediator Attitudes in Cases of Workplace Harassment

Wednesday, 25 November 2009, 20:02 | Category : Mediation, Training
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[Audio clip: view full post to listen] Introduction Unlike the mediation of business transactions which call for negotiating the needs and interests of parties to civil or commercial disputes, complaints of workplace harassment are not so much problems to be diagnosed and solved as relationships to be understood and repaired.