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20 Hour Child Access Mediation Training

Description

This interactive workshop, with a 300-page Manual, focuses on the skills Involved in becoming an effective mediator with parents who are separating. The workshop is designed to provide both hands-on training and a clear framework to enable participants to work effectively with divorcing and unmarried parents who need help in developing a parenting plan at the same they are ending their intimate relationship.Topics include screening for and addressing domestic violence, child development theory: its use and abuse in custody cases, the 50/50% myth, how to talk about custody and visitation, distress and disorder: emotional aspects of separation and divorce, the relation and bifurcation of custody and child support, and parenting plans for very young children. A distinctive feature of this training is extensive use of videotapes for instruction, including tapes of actual mediations.

Dates/Times:

Friday, May 19, 2017 9 am - 6 pm
Saturday, May 20, 2017 9 am - 6 pm
Sunday, May 21, 2017 9 am - 1 pm

Total Hours: 20

Sponsor: Mediation Matters

Website: www.Mediationmatters.com

Trainers: Carl D. Schneider, Ph. D.

Location: Kensington, MD

Cost & Credits

Before April 19th - $775
Cost with CLEs: $775 - 20 CLEs (You file & pay for your own CLEs)

After April 19th - $855

Contact

Name: Carl D. Schneider, Ph.D., Director
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 301-581-0330

Secrets to Civil and Productive Dialogue

Description

It's a tough time for productive and civil dialogue. The recent elections have been divisive and often uncivil. But how to do you engage in civil dialogue when you are not in agreement? You can learn how! This workshop will build your dialogue skills using a combination of lecture, exercises, experiential activities, and take-away practices. The workshop is part of the Building Conflict Competence Series. The schedule includes a lunch break. Participants provide their own lunch. There are many dining options in easy walking distance.

Dates/Times:

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Total Hours: 5 hrs.

Sponsor: Progressive Conflict Solutions

Website: progressiveconflictsolutions.com/secrets-to-civil-and-productive-dialogue/

Trainers: Ellen Morfei

Location: 24 Veterans Square, Media, PA 19063 (look for the orange and black HeadRoom awning).

Cost & Credits

Before May 20th - $60

Contact

Name: Ellen Morfei
Email: Email Contact

40-Hour Divorce Mediation Training

Description

This workshop is designed to provide both hands-on training and a clear framework to help you work with divorcing families. Past participants tell us that this is some of the best professional training they have ever received. Our workshop uses an interactive format with role play, videotapes of mediations, demonstrations, lectures, discussions, simulations, and even music and poetry. Our 450-page manual covers all the basic content areas of divorce mediation, including property division, support and parenting arrangements. A distinctive feature of this training is extensive use of videotapes for instruction, including tapes of actual mediations. We will also provide you with a computer disk with the forms we use with clients. The workshop includes a minimum of six mediation role-plays so that each participant can practice and develop his/her skills. (ACR approved) Exceeded my expectations; the best money Ive ever spent on an educational program. I wish Id taken (it) earlier in my career&Trainers care about your development&Highly recommended! Aaron Fray, attorney, Newark, Delaware

Dates/Times:

Thursday, June 15, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Friday, June 16, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday, June 17, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday, June 18, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Monday, June 19, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm

Total Hours: 40

Sponsor: Mediation Matters

Website: www.mediationmatters.com

Trainers: Carl D. Schneider, Ph.D., & Audrey M. Yowell, Ph.D., M.S.S.S.

Location: Kensington, MD

Cost & Credits

Before May 15th - $1,365
Cost with CLEs: $1,365 - 37 sub/1 ethics; You file & pay for your own CLEs

After May 15th - $1,475 Cost with CLEs: $1,475

Contact

Name: Carl D. Schneider, Ph.D., Director
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 301-581-0330

Basic Mediation Training, 24-Hour Certificate Program

Description

Participants will learn the mediation process through a collaborative problem-solving/facilitative mediation model. This training is highly interactive and highlights the concepts, strategies and skills effective in resolving conflict. Content includes a breakdown of the mediation process, the dynamics of conflict, active listening, asking effective questions, building agreements, ethical issues, developing interactive strategies for handling conflict, handling difficult emotions, and more. The format consists of lecture, group activities, demonstrations by instructors, video, and multiple opportunities to role play. Professionals who are interested in learning to mediate or develop skills in conflict resolution will benefit from this seminar- attorneys, social workers, administrators, HR professionals, managers, clergy, teachers, youth workers, and others who need to intervene in conflicts.

Dates/Times:

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday, June 22, 2017 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday, June 23, 2017 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Total Hours: 24

Sponsor: Center for Resolutions

Website: www.center4resolutions.org

Trainers: Tracy Hornig, Director of Mediation & Training

Location: 26 East 4th Street, Media, PA 19063

Cost & Credits

Before June 21st - $500
Cost with CLEs: $550 - 23 sub & 1 ethics
Cost with CECs: $535 - 24 PA-NASW CEUs

Contact

Name: Tracy Hornig
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 610-566-7710

Divorce & Custody Mediator Training

Description

Objective: This comprehensive, ACR-accredited mediator training program is a combination of role-play, lecture, simulation, discussion and videotapes of actual mediation. This five-day workshop walks participants through the process of divorce and custody mediation from the orientation session to the completed memorandum of understanding. The curriculum covers the following topics: " Parenting arrangements " Property division and support " Tax, pension and other financial concerns " Emotional issues " Effective conflict management " Mediation techniques " Power balancing " Ethics and standards of practice " Domestic violence This workshop meets the 40-hour basic training requirement in PA Court Rule 1940.4, which sets forth the minimum qualifications that a mediator must have to participate in court-connected Custody Mediation in Pennsylvania. Participants must attend all 40 hours to receive a certificate of completion for this course. Limited seating is available. Parking on site.

Dates/Times:

Thursday, June 22, 2017 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday, June 23, 2017 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday, June 29, 2017 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Total Hours: 40

Sponsor: Good Shepherd Mediation Program

Website: www.phillymediators.org/training-consulting/divorce-custody-mediator-training

Trainers: Cheryl Cutrona, Esq., Executive Director, Good Shepherd Mediation Program; Adjunct faculty at Temple Beasley School of Law

Location: The Barclay 535 N. Church St. West Chester, PA 19380

Cost & Credits

Before June 22nd - $1,600 (lunch included)
Cost with CLEs: $1,700 - 38 sub. & 2 ethics

* Members of the PA Council of Mediators receive a 10% discount, not to exceed $50, on this training. Please contact the trainer directly to obtain the discount. *

Contact

Name: Cheryl Cutrona
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 215-843-5413

Basic Mediation Training

Description

Objective: To prepare individuals who are interested in becoming mediators to facilitate the mediation process. It offers trainees the opportunity to develop skills and techniques to enhance information gathering, communication, problem-solving, conflict management, agreement writing, ethical decision making and perception. This basic training focuses on family, neighborhood, and small claims issues. The course includes: Confidentiality, Communication Skills, Practical Application of the Mediation Process, Legal and Ethical Considerations and Special Situations. Training format includes mini-lecture; individual, small, and large group exercises; role-playing and videos. You must attend all 24 hours to receive a Certificate of Completion.

Dates/Times:

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 9 am - 5 pm
Thursday, July 13, 2017 9 am - 5 pm
Friday, July 14, 2017 9 am - 5 pm

Total Hours: 24

Sponsor: Good Shepherd Mediation Program

Website: www.phillymediators.org/training-consulting/basic-mediation-training

Trainers: Cheryl Cutrona, Esq., Executive Director

Location: Good Shepherd Mediation Program, 2000 Hamilton Street, Philadelphia, PA

Cost & Credits

Before July 12 - $500
Cost with CLEs: $550 - 18.5 sub. & 1 ethics
Cost with CECs: $550 -

* Members of the PA Council of Mediators receive a 10% discount, not to exceed $50, on this training. Please contact the trainer directly to obtain the discount. *

Contact

Name: Cheryl Cutrona
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 215-843-5413

40 Hour Basic Mediation Training

Description

This workshop is designed to provide both hands-on training and a clear framework to enable participants to work effectively with parties involved in disputes. It is for anyone - attorneys, managers, human service professionals, educators, religious leaders, private practitioners and persons in organizations who want to incorporate mediation in their professional skills. This is a highly interactive workshop, using a wide range of formats including video, demonstrations, lectures, discussions, simulations, story and music. The workshop, with a 400-page Manual, covers the basic content areas of mediation. The training presents a six-stage model of the mediation process and focuses on the skills involved in becoming an effective mediator. (ACR approved)

Dates/Times:

Thursday, August 3, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Friday, August 4, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday, August 5, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday, August 6, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Monday, August 7, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm

Total Hours: 40

Sponsor: Mediation Matters

Website: www.mediationmatters.com

Trainers: Carl D. Schneider, Ph.D., & Audrey M. Yowell, Ph.D., M.S.S.S.

Location: Kensington, MD

Cost & Credits

Before July 3rd - $1,345
Cost with CLEs: $1,345 - 37 sub/2 ethics (You file & pay for your own CLEs)

After July 3rd - $1,465

* Members of the PA Council of Mediators receive a 10% discount, not to exceed $50, on this training. Please contact the trainer directly to obtain the discount. *

Contact

Name: Carl D. Schneider, Ph.D., Director
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 301-581-0330

Divorce and Custody Mediation Training

Description

Objective: This comprehensive, ACR-accredited mediator training program is a combination of role-play, lecture, simulation, discussion and videotapes of actual mediation. This five-day workshop walks participants through the process of divorce and custody mediation from the orientation session to the completed memorandum of understanding. The curriculum covers the following topics: " Parenting arrangements " Property division and support " Tax, pension and other financial concerns " Emotional issues " Effective conflict management " Mediation techniques " Power balancing " Ethics and standards of practice " Domestic violence This workshop meets the 40-hour basic training requirement in PA Court Rule 1940.4, which sets forth the minimum qualifications that a mediator must have to participate in court-connected Custody Mediation in Pennsylvania. Participants must attend all 40 hours to receive a certificate of completion for this course. Limited seating is available.

Dates/Times:

Thursday, August 24, 2017 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday, August 25, 2017 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Monday, August 28, 2017 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Total Hours: 40

Sponsor: Good Shepherd Mediation Program

Website: www.phillymediators.org/training-consulting/divorce-custody-mediator-training

Trainers: Cheryl Cutrona, Esq., Executive Director, Good Shepherd Mediation Program; Adjunct faculty at Temple Beasley School of Law

Location: Bucks County Bar Association 135 E State St, Doylestown, PA 18901

Cost & Credits

Before August 8th - $1,600
Cost with CLEs: $1,700 - 40 PA CLE (38 sub. & 2 ethics)
Cost with CECs: $1,700 - 40 NASW-PA CEUs

* Members of the PA Council of Mediators receive a 10% discount, not to exceed $50, on this training. Please contact the trainer directly to obtain the discount. *

Contact

Name: Cheryl Cutrona
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 215-843-5413

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Becoming a Mediator

Description

Objective: To orient aspiring mediators regarding the nuts and bolts of starting a career in dispute resolution. People contemplating a career switch or a second career as a mediator have lots of questions: " Do I need a license? " What training should I take? Are there any prerequisites? What does the training prepare me for? Are there scholarships available? " Do I need special training to be a divorce mediator? " Do I need to be a lawyer? " Do I need insurance? " Where can I mediate? " Where can I find a mentor? " How long does it take to build a practice? Whether you are interested in volunteering, working full-time in dispute resolution or starting a private practice to supplement your income, this workshop will answer all of these questions and more. In addition to the lead trainer, there will be a panel of expert mediators who practice in various areas on hand to share a wealth of knowledge with you.

Dates/Times:

Friday, September 15, 2017 9:00 am - 12:00 noon

Total Hours: 3

Sponsor: Good Shepherd Mediation Program

Website: www.phillymediators.org/training-consulting/becoming-a-mediator

Trainers: Cheryl Cutrrona, Esq. & a panel of experts (Ron Shane, Ed Blumstein & Jim Rosenstein)

Location: Good Shepherd Mediation Program, 2000 Hamilton Street, Philadelphia, PA

Cost & Credits

Before Sept. 15th - $100
Cost with CLEs: $125 - 3 sub.
Cost with CECs: $125 - 3 NASW-PA

* Members of the PA Council of Mediators receive a 10% discount, not to exceed $50, on this training. Please contact the trainer directly to obtain the discount. *

Contact

Name: Cheryl Cutrona
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 215-843-5413

20 Hour Child Access Mediation Training

Description

This interactive workshop, with a 300-page Manual, focuses on the skills Involved in becoming an effective mediator with parents who are separating. The workshop is designed to provide both hands-on training and a clear framework to enable participants to work effectively with divorcing and unmarried parents who need help in developing a parenting plan at the same they are ending their intimate relationship.Topics include screening for and addressing domestic violence, child development theory: its use and abuse in custody cases, the 50/50% myth, how to talk about custody and visitation, distress and disorder: emotional aspects of separation and divorce, the relation and bifurcation of custody and child support, and parenting plans for very young children. A distinctive feature of this training is extensive use of videotapes for instruction, including tapes of actual mediations.

Dates/Times:

Friday, September 22, 2017 9 am - 6 pm
Saturday, September 23, 2017 9 am - 6 pm
Sunday, September 24, 2017 9 am - 1 pm

Total Hours: 20

Sponsor: Mediation Matters

Website: www.Mediationmatters.com

Trainers: Carl D. Schneider, Ph. D.

Location: Kensington, MD

Cost & Credits

Before Aug. 22nd - $765
Cost with CLEs: $765 - 20 CLEs (You file & pay for your own CLEs)

After Aug. 22nd - $845

* Members of the PA Council of Mediators receive a 10% discount, not to exceed $50, on this training. Please contact the trainer directly to obtain the discount. *

Contact

Name: Carl D. Schneider, Ph.D., Director
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 301-581-0330

Restorative Practices: Promoting Peace and Community Following Harm

Description

Objective: To prepare participants to use restorative practices to promote peace and build community following an offense that has caused harm to an individual and the community. The workshop includes: an introduction to restorative justice principles; instruction on meeting facilitation skills; and learning how to conduct face-to-face meetings between victims, offenders, and support persons in order to facilitate restoration, healing, restitution, and reconciliation between the person who was harmed, the individual who caused the harm, and the affected community. Participants will receive specific training to facilitate meetings between juveniles who have been arrested for delinquent acts, their families, and those whom the juveniles have harmed. The facilitated discussions are designed to encourage the youths to take responsibility for their actions, better understand how their actions impact others, give them the opportunity to make amends with those they have harmed and make positive changes in their lives.

Dates/Times:

Thursday, October 5, 2017 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday, October 6, 2017 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Total Hours: 24

Sponsor: Good Shepherd Mediation Program

Website: www.phillymediators.org/training-consulting/restorative-practices

Trainers:

Location: Good Shepherd Mediation Program, 2000 Hamilton Street, Philadelphia, PA

Cost & Credits

Before June 1st - $300
Cost with CLEs: $350 - 14 sub.
Cost with CECs: $350 - 14 NASW-PA CEUs

* Members of the PA Council of Mediators receive a 10% discount, not to exceed $50, on this training. Please contact the trainer directly to obtain the discount. *

Contact

Name: Cheryl Cutrona
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 215-843-5413

40-Hour Divorce Mediation Training

Description

This workshop is designed to provide both hands-on training and a clear framework to help you work with divorcing families. Past participants tell us that this is some of the best professional training they have ever received. Our workshop uses an interactive format with role play, videotapes of mediations, demonstrations, lectures, discussions, simulations, and even music and poetry. Our 450-page manual covers all the basic content areas of divorce mediation, including property division, support and parenting arrangements. A distinctive feature of this training is extensive use of videotapes for instruction, including tapes of actual mediations. We will also provide you with a computer disk with the forms we use with clients. The workshop includes a minimum of six mediation role-plays so that each participant can practice and develop his/her skills. (ACR approved) Exceeded my expectations; the best money Ive ever spent on an educational program. I wish Id taken (it) earlier in my career&Trainers care about your development&Highly recommended! Aaron Fray, attorney, Newark, Delaware

Dates/Times:

Thursday, October 19, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Friday, October 20, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday, October 21, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday, October 22, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Monday, October 23, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm

Total Hours: 40

Sponsor: Mediation Matters

Website: www.mediationmatters.com

Trainers: Carl D. Schneider, Ph.D., & Audrey M. Yowell, Ph.D., M.S.S.S.

Location: Kensington, MD

Cost & Credits

Before Sept. 19th - $1,365
Cost with CLEs: $1,365 - 37 sub/1 ethics; You file & pay for your own CLEs

After Sept. 19th - $1,475 Cost with CLEs: $1,475

* Members of the PA Council of Mediators receive a 10% discount, not to exceed $50, on this training. Please contact the trainer directly to obtain the discount. *

Contact

Name: Carl D. Schneider, Ph.D., Director
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 301-581-0330

Basic Mediation Training

Description

Objective: To prepare individuals who are interested in becoming mediators to facilitate the mediation process. It offers trainees the opportunity to develop skills and techniques to enhance information gathering, communication, problem-solving, conflict management, agreement writing, ethical decision making and perception. This basic training focuses on family, neighborhood, and small claims issues. The course includes: Confidentiality, Communication Skills, Practical Application of the Mediation Process, Legal and Ethical Considerations and Special Situations. Training format includes mini-lecture; individual, small, and large group exercises; role-playing and videos. You must attend all 24 hours to receive a Certificate of Completion.

Dates/Times:

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 9 am - 5 pm
Thursday, October 26, 2017 9 am - 5 pm
Friday, October 27, 2017 9 am - 5 pm

Total Hours: 24

Sponsor: Good Shepherd Mediation Program

Website: www.phillymediators.org/training-consulting/basic-mediation-training

Trainers: Cheryl Cutrona, Esq., Executive Director

Location: Good Shepherd Mediation Program, 2000 Hamilton Street, Philadelphia, PA

Cost & Credits

Before Oct. 25th - $500
Cost with CLEs: $550 - 18.5 sub. & 1 ethics
Cost with CECs: $550 - 21 NASW-PA CEUs

* Members of the PA Council of Mediators receive a 10% discount, not to exceed $50, on this training. Please contact the trainer directly to obtain the discount. *

Contact

Name: Cheryl Cutrona
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 215-843-5413

40 Hour Basic Mediation Training

Description

This workshop is designed to provide both hands-on training and a clear framework to enable participants to work effectively with parties involved in disputes. It is for anyone - attorneys, managers, human service professionals, educators, religious leaders, private practitioners and persons in organizations who want to incorporate mediation in their professional skills. This is a highly interactive workshop, using a wide range of formats including video, demonstrations, lectures, discussions, simulations, story and music. The workshop, with a 400-page Manual, covers the basic content areas of mediation. This training presents a six-stage model of the mediation process and focuses on the skills involved in becoming an effective mediator. Transformative, interesting, challenging, complete exciting, exhausting, well-structured and delivered in an expert fashion made accessible to newcomers. Maria Di Miceli, attorney, Washington, D.C.

Dates/Times:

Thursday, November 2, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Friday, November 3, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday, November 4, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday, November 5, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Monday, November 6, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm

Total Hours: 40

Sponsor: Mediation Matters

Website: www.mediationmatters.com

Trainers: Carl D. Schneider, Ph.D., & Audrey M. Yowell, Ph.D., M.S.S.S.

Location: Kensington, MD

Cost & Credits

Before Oct. 2nd - $1,345
Cost with CLEs: $1,345 - 37 sub/2 ethics (You file & pay for your own CLEs)

After Oct. 2nd - $1,465

* Members of the PA Council of Mediators receive a 10% discount, not to exceed $50, on this training. Please contact the trainer directly to obtain the discount. *

Contact

Name: Carl D. Schneider, Ph.D., Director
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 301-581-0330

Basic Mediation Training, 24-Hour Certificate Program

Description

Participants will learn the mediation process through a collaborative problem-solving/facilitative mediation model. This training is highly interactive and highlights the concepts, strategies and skills effective in resolving conflict. Content includes a breakdown of the mediation process, the dynamics of conflict, active listening, asking effective questions, building agreements, ethical issues, developing interactive strategies for handling conflict, handling difficult emotions, and more. The format consists of lecture, group activities, demonstrations by instructors, video, and multiple opportunities to role play. Professionals who are interested in learning to mediate or develop skills in conflict resolution will benefit from this seminar- attorneys, social workers, administrators, HR professionals, managers, clergy, teachers, youth workers, and others who need to intervene in conflicts.

Dates/Times:

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday, November 9, 2017 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday, November 10, 2017 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Total Hours: 24

Sponsor: Center for Resolutions

Website: www.center4resolutions.org

Trainers: Tracy Hornig, Director of Mediation & Training

Location: 26 East 4th Street, Media, PA 19063

Cost & Credits

Before Nov. 8th - $500
Cost with CLEs: $550 - 23 sub & 1 ethics
Cost with CECs: $535 - 24 PA-NASW CEUs

* Members of the PA Council of Mediators receive a 10% discount, not to exceed $50, on this training. Please contact the trainer directly to obtain the discount. *

Contact

Name: Tracy Hornig
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 610-566-7710

Divorce and Custody Mediation Training

Description

Objective: This comprehensive, ACR-accredited mediator training program is a combination of role-play, lecture, simulation, discussion and videotapes of actual mediation. This five-day workshop walks participants through the process of divorce and custody mediation from the orientation session to the completed memorandum of understanding. The curriculum covers the following topics: " Parenting arrangements " Property division and support " Tax, pension and other financial concerns " Emotional issues " Effective conflict management " Mediation techniques " Power balancing " Ethics and standards of practice " Domestic violence This workshop meets the 40-hour basic training requirement in PA Court Rule 1940.4, which sets forth the minimum qualifications that a mediator must have to participate in court-connected Custody Mediation in Pennsylvania. Participants must attend all 40 hours to receive a certificate of completion for this course. Limited seating is available.

Dates/Times:

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday, November 9, 2017 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday, November 10, 2017 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Monday, November 13, 2017 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Total Hours: 40

Sponsor: Good Shepherd Mediation Program

Website: www.phillymediators.org/training-consulting/divorce-custody-mediator-training

Trainers: Cheryl Cutrona, Esq., Executive Director, Good Shepherd Mediation Program; Adjunct faculty at Temple Beasley School of Law

Location: Good Shepherd Mediation Program 2000 Hamilton Street, Suite 301 Philadelphia, PA 19130

Cost & Credits

Before November 8th - $1,600
Cost with CLEs: $1,700 - 40 PA CLE (38 sub. & 2 ethics)
Cost with CECs: $1,700 - 40 NASW-PA CEUs

Contact

Name: Cheryl Cutrona
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 215-843-5413

Marital Property Mediation Training

Description

This training focuses on the skills needed to be an effective mediator in the financial areas of divorce. The workshop, with Manual, covers the basic economic issues of divorce. Topics include: mediating alimony: the hardest issue; divorce software programs (FinPlan, Equal Shares, & Family Law Software); apologies: their surprising importance in mediation; addressing what if it isnt fair?; and using caucus effectively and selectively. The only prerequisite for this training is that you have already completed a forty-hour mediation training.

Dates/Times:

Friday, November 17, 2017 9 am - 6 pm
Saturday, November 18, 2017 9 am - 6 pm
Sunday, November 19, 2017 9 am - 1 pm

Total Hours: 20

Sponsor: Mediation Matters

Website: www.mediationmatters.com

Trainers: Carl D. Schneider, Ph.D.

Location: Kensington, MD

Cost & Credits

Before Oct. 17th - $765

After Oct. 17th - $845

* Members of the PA Council of Mediators receive a 10% discount, not to exceed $50, on this training. Please contact the trainer directly to obtain the discount. *

Contact

Name: Carl D. Schneider, Ph.D., Director
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 301-581-0330

Advanced Mediation Training

Description

This seminar is designed for experienced mediators and/or conflict resolution professionals who desire to expand their skills and improve their practice. Using an interest-based approach the training will explore strategies for preparing parties for best mediation outcomes, techniques for uncovering interests, framing questions, managing emotional escalation, exploring perspectives, attributions, & misinterpretations and agreement writing. The training is highly interactive, combining lecture, group activities, and role plays.

Dates/Times:

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 9:00 am - 5 pm

Total Hours: 6.5

Sponsor: Center for Resolutions

Website: www.center4resolutions.org/registration/advanced-mediation-training/

Trainers: Tracy Hornig, Director of Mediation and Training

Location: 26 East 4th Street, Media, PA 19063

Cost & Credits

Before Dec. 6th - $200
Cost with CLEs: $235 - 6.5 sub.
Cost with CECs: $235 - 6.5 sub.

* Members of the PA Council of Mediators receive a 10% discount, not to exceed $50, on this training. Please contact the trainer directly to obtain the discount. *

Contact

Name: Tracy Hornig
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 610-566-7710

40-Hour Divorce Mediation Training

Description

This workshop is designed to provide both hands-on training and a clear framework to help you work with divorcing families. Past participants tell us that this is some of the best professional training they have ever received. Our workshop uses an interactive format with role play, videotapes of mediations, demonstrations, lectures, discussions, simulations, and even music and poetry. Our 450-page manual covers all the basic content areas of divorce mediation, including property division, support and parenting arrangements. A distinctive feature of this training is extensive use of videotapes for instruction, including tapes of actual mediations. We will also provide you with a computer disk with the forms we use with clients. The workshop includes a minimum of six mediation role-plays so that each participant can practice and develop his/her skills. (ACR approved) Exceeded my expectations; the best money Ive ever spent on an educational program. I wish Id taken (it) earlier in my career&Trainers care about your development&Highly recommended! Aaron Fray, attorney, Newark, Delaware

Dates/Times:

Thursday, December 7, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Friday, December 8, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday, December 9, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday, December 10, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Monday, December 11, 2017 8:45 am - 6:00 pm

Total Hours: 40

Sponsor: Mediation Matters

Website: www.mediationmatters.com

Trainers: Carl D. Schneider, Ph.D., & Audrey M. Yowell, Ph.D., M.S.S.S.

Location: Kensington, MD

Cost & Credits

Before Nov. 7th - $1,365
Cost with CLEs: $1,365 - 37 sub/1 ethics; You file & pay for your own CLEs

After Nov. 7th - $1,475 Cost with CLEs: $1,475

* Members of the PA Council of Mediators receive a 10% discount, not to exceed $50, on this training. Please contact the trainer directly to obtain the discount. *

Contact

Name: Carl D. Schneider, Ph.D., Director
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 301-581-0330

Business & Employment Mediation

Description

This workshop is for anyone interested in developing skills for use in business mediation and workplace mediation. The program provides a hands-in training and a framework for mediating business and employment-related disputes. This training is not primarily a commercial or civil mediation training. Our focus is on business mediation, with attention focused on family businesses; workplace mediation, especially one-on-one employee grievances; and employment mediation, including EEO and discrimination related to age, race, and disabilities, and sexual harassment complaints. Who Should Attend? This workshop is relevant for attorneys and managers interested in workplace mediation, human resource professionals and persons responsible for staff development in their own organization, as well as private practitioners and mediators who want to expand their practice. What Does this Workshop Include? The workshop, with a 400-page manual, covers the basic content areas of business and workplace mediation. The training will lay out a six-stage model of the mediation process. We will focus on the skills involved in becoming an effective workplace mediator. We will use employment exercises and simulations selected for their relevance to real-life situations businesses and professionals confront, enabling each participant to practice and develop his/her skills. The training will include components on: Family businesses three core paradigms for dealing with conflict legal vs. business perspectives on decision-making the role of mediation in corporate dispute resolution systems working effectively with attorneys in mediation generating settlement options confidentiality using caucus effectively how co-mediation adds value mediator ethics and standards of practice writing effective agreements mediating federal discrimination laws A distinctive feature of this training is extensive use of videotapes for instruction.

Dates/Times:

Friday, February 23, 2018 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday, February 24, 2018 8:45 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday, February 25, 2018 8:45 am - 6:00 pm

Total Hours: 24

Sponsor: Mediation Matters

Website: www.mediationmatters.com/mediation-training/mediation-workshops/business-employment-mediation/

Trainers: Carl Schneider, Ph. D., Director

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Cost & Credits

Before Jan. 23rd - $965

After Jan. 23rd - $1045

* Members of the PA Council of Mediators receive a 10% discount, not to exceed $50, on this training. Please contact the trainer directly to obtain the discount. *

Contact

Name: Carl D. Schneider
Email: Email Contact
Phone: 301-581-0330

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