Assessing Your Organization | December 5, 2018

Events | Posted on June 29, 2018

This workshop assists those in leadership roles to step back and effectively analyze the nature and patterns of conflict within… read more

Board Nominations

Events | Posted on May 11, 2018

Mediation Services is seeking nominations for volunteers for our Board of Directors. We are particularly interested in recruiting an individual… read more

Introduction to Conflict Resolution: Dealing with Difficult People | September 18-19, 2018

Events | Posted on July 28, 2016

Interacting with difficult people can lead to anxiety, irritability, defensiveness, anger, mood swings and a feeling of helplessness in the… read more

Building Personal Resilience | January 16, 2019

Events | Posted on August 24, 2016

Some people meet conflict and life’s demands with optimism and elasticity; while others become stuck and overwhelmed. Identify the attitudes… read more

Leading Others Through Organizational Change | December 4, 2018

Events | Posted on October 24, 2016

Changes at the organizational or group level can contribute to conflict ? causing tensions, disagreements or misunderstandings. Explore how to… read more

Assertive Communication | June 20, 2019

Events | Posted on December 8, 2016

People often struggle with finding the balance between passive and aggressive communication. Assertive communication is expressing what you feel, what… read more

Managing Unresolvable Problems | February 13, 2019

Events | Posted on January 12, 2017

Long-standing challenges at work may be due to competing needs or polarities, such as team vs. individual, competition vs. collaboration,… read more

Introduction to Mediation: Building a Foundation for Practice | September 18-19, 2018

Events | Posted on July 28, 2016

This two-day workshop serves as a primer for all other courses related to mediation. It is designed to build a… read more

Transforming the Argument | April 16, 2019

Events | Posted on January 12, 2017

Participants develop skills to transform exchanges from the clash of opposing demands (positions) to building on underlying interests. Learn how… read more

Mediation Skills 1 | November 27-29, 2018 | March 12-13, 2019

Events | Posted on April 18, 2017

Participants will be introduced to a comprehensive model for conducting interpersonal mediation in the role of an outside professional consultant…. read more

Mediation Skills 2 | April 9-11, 2019

Events | Posted on April 18, 2017

Building on mediation skills, learned in the Level 1 course, participants will enhance their skills in the context of challenging… read more

Mediation Skills for Leaders | November 20-21, 2018 | April 24-25, 2019

Events | Posted on April 18, 2017

Managers, supervisors, elders and community leaders will all face times when they are called to step in and address conflict…. read more

Mediation Practice | June 11-12, 2019

Events | Posted on April 18, 2017

Practice makes perfect! In this course, you will practice the concepts, models and skills learned in our other mediation courses…. read more

CSOP: Restorative Justice Discipline | August 21-24, 2018

Events | Posted on March 12, 2018

CMU, a partner organization of Mediation Services, is offering a special intensive course on “Restorative Justice Discipline” instructed by renowned… read more