Promoting the choice to mediate

Conferences

Upcoming Conference

2014 PCM Annual Conference
The Magic of Mediation
April 25-26, 2014
Harrisburg, PA

Featuring a Pre-Conference on April 25th presented by internationally-known mediator, Ken Cloke, with Joan Goldsmith.

Pre-Conference - The Dance of Opposites: Exploring the Sources of Impasse Within and Without, presented by internationally-known mediators and trainers Ken Cloke and Joan Goldsmith.

Most Valuable Peacemaker Award Dinner honoring Bill Jacobsen

The Magic of Mediation presented by mediator and magician Marty Thomas-Brummé

Plenary - Mediation, Facilitation & Democracy: Lessons Learned from Complex Environmental, Natural Resource, and Public Policy Issues presented by Lara Fowler

Morning and afternoon workshop sessions on skill development in a wide variety of mediation settings


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Prior Conferences


Year: 2013
Theme: Promoting the Choice to Mediate
Host & Location: Good Shepherd Mediation Program, Harrisburg
Co-Sponsors: ACR - Greater Philadelphia Chapter
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Year: 2012
Theme: Promoting the Choice to Mediate
Host & Location: Good Shepherd Mediation Program, Harrisburg
Co-Sponsors: ACR - Greater Delaware Valley Chapter & Mediation Council of Western PA
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Year: 2011
Theme: Do Ask, Do Tell, Do Listen: Restoring Dialogue in a Polarized World
Host & Location: Good Shepherd Mediation Program, Harrisburg
Co-Sponsors: ACR - Greater Delaware Valley Chapter & Mediation Council of Western PA
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Year: 2010
Theme: Expanding Mediation Practice in Challenging Times
Host & Location: Good Shepherd Mediation Program, Harrisburg
Co-Sponsors: ACR - Greater Delaware Valley Chapter & Mediation Council of Western PA
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Year: 2009
Theme: Mediation - Listening... Empowering... Resolving
Host & Location: Neighborhood Dispute Settlement, Harrisburg
Co-Sponsors: ACR - Greater Delaware Valley Chapter & Mediation Council of Western PA
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Year: 2008
Theme: Resolutionary Thinking in PA
Host & Location: Neighborhood Dispute Settlement, Harrisburg
Co-Sponsors: ACR - Greater Delaware Valley Chapter & Mediation Council of Western PA
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Year: 2007
Theme: Spirit of Collaberation
Host & Location: Neighborhood Dispute Settlement, Harrisburg
Co-Sponsors: ACR - Greater Delaware Valley Chapter & Mediation Council of Western PA
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Year: 2006
Theme: 20th Anniversary Celebration: Enhancing Mediation Skills
Host & Location: Media, PA
Co-Sponsors: Center for Resolutions
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Year: 2005
Theme: Cultivating Mediation Skills
Host & Location: Mennonite Conciliation Center, Akron, PA
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Year: 2004
Theme: Expanding Opportunities for Mediation
Co-Sponsors: Good Shepherd Mediation Program & University of Pennsylvania Law School
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Year: 2003
Theme: The Future of Mediation in Pennsylvania
Host & Location: Wyndham Garden Hotel, Harrisburg, Pa.
Co-Sponsors: Neighborhood Dispute Settlement (NDS)
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Year: 2002
Theme: Mediation: Pennsylvania's Future
Host & Location: State College Area High School, State College, Pa.
Co-Sponsors: Center for Alternatives in Community Justice (CACJ)
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Year: 2001
Theme: Critical issues in Mediation
Host & Location: Neumann College, Media, Pa.
Co-Sponsors: Community Dispute Settlement Programs
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Year: 2000
Theme: Mediation for the 21st Century
Host & Location: Carlow College, Pittsburgh, Pa.
Co-Sponsors: Pittsburgh Mediation Center
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Year: 1999
Theme: Building Bridges Across Pennsylvania
Host & Location: King's College, Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
Co-Sponsors: Wilkes-Barre Peace Center
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Year: 1998
Theme: Mediation: Growth and New Directions
Host & Location: Penn State Capital College, Harrisburg, Pa.
Co-Sponsors: Neighborhood Dispute Settlement
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Year: 1997
Theme: (Annual Meeting Concurrent with NCPCR Conference)
Host & Location: Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, Pa.
Co-Sponsors: Pittsburgh Mediation Center
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Year: 1996
Theme: Mediation: A Sane approach to Violence Prevention in our Society
Mediation: A Sane Approach to Violence Prevention in Pennsylvania
Host & Location: Millersville University, Millersville, Pa.
Co-Sponsors: Lancaster Mediation Center
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Year: 1995
Theme: Peace in the Family - Peace in the Community
Host & Location: Lehigh Univ., Mountaintop Campus, Bethlehem, Pa.
Co-Sponsors: Common Ground Mediation Service
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Year: 1994
Theme: Weaving the Mediation Tapestry: Common Threads
Host & Location: La Salle University, Philadelphia, Pa.
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Year: 1993
Theme: A Culture of Violence: Does Mediation have a Role?
Host & Location: Penn State, York Campus, York, Pa.
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Year: 1992
Theme: Mediation in the 90's: Where Do We Go From Here?
Host & Location: Penn State, Business Admin. Bldg., State College, Pa.
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Year: 1991
Theme: Building Bridges: Models for State Support of Dispute resolution
Host & Location: Schenley High School, Pittsburgh, Pa.
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Year: 1990
Theme: Empowerment: the Elastic Ideal
Empowerment: Self-Determination or Altruistic Persuasion?
Host & Location: Bryn Mawr College, Philadelphia, Pa.
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Year: 1989
Theme: Bridging Cultures
Mediation: What Difference does Culture Make?
Host & Location: Swarthmore College, Philadelphia, Pa.
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Year: 1988
Theme: Forum: Confidentiality and Mediator Privilege
Host & Location: Pa. BAR Association, Harrisburg, Pa.
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Year: 1987
Theme: Getting Organized
Host & Location: Dickinson School of Law, Carlisle, Pa.
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