At the heart of the Understanding-Based Model is the belief that those in conflict hold the keys to unlocking resolution. Woven into our training is transforming our emotions and opinions into sources of empathy, connection, and understanding.
Being a conflict resolution and mediation professional can seem like a lonely endeavor, as many have transitioned from legal professions, management roles, and other industries, leaving behind support networks and professional associations in pursuit of a new career in alternative dispute resolution. At the same time, there is a competitive...
If you’re looking for the fundamentals of mediation, our flagship 40-hour mediation intensive training provides an experiential learning experience centered on bringing understanding to challenging converstaions.
Whether you’re looking for specialized topics to build on your mediation skills, wanting support from fellow practitioners, or seeking to start or expand your mediation practice, our advanced programs will help you grow your skill.
Developed after years of difficult conversations about race, our Real Talk program creates safe and effective spaces to dialogue about race and build relationships.
Our monthly webinar series provides practical insights and advice for conflict resolution professionals looking to continue developing their skills in bringing parties in conflict together.
- February 21 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PST
- March 7 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PST
- April 18 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm PDT
- May 8 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PDT
- February 23 at 8:00 am - March 3 at 4:30 pm PST
Working Creatively with Conflict: 40 Hour Basic Mediation and Conflict Resolution Training (West Coast)March 22 at 2:30 pm - March 26 at 12:15 pm PDT
Working Creatively with Conflict: 40 Hour Basic Mediation and Conflict Resolution Training (East Coast)May 3 at 8:00 am - May 7 at 5:00 pm EDT
- May 12 at 9:00 am - July 14 at 11:30 am PDT
- September 27 at 8:00 am - October 7 at 4:30 pm PDT