For the busy professional, we have created a series of ONE-DAY Advanced Mediation Trainings focused on raising your skill level and adding to your tool box! SPECIAL BONUS: Sign up for all 3 trainings and receive a FREE Registration in a Special Training with Woody exploring some of the many books and articles that he has authored throughout his illustrious career!
2/15/2023: Advanced Skills for Mediating Property Issues
3/22/2023: Best of Both Worlds: Integrating Mediation and Collaborative Divorce
5/3/2023: Tools & Strategies for Mediators When Divorce May Not Be the Answer
Date: 01/31/2023 to 12/19/2023
Raise your conflict resolution strategies and skills, form meaningful and long-lasting professional connections, and benefit from the insights generated by an interdisciplinary group of practitioners dedicated to their craft. Whether just starting out or after many years of practice, Mediators and Collaborative professionals face complex legal, emotional, and ethical situations every day. Woody's Case Consultation Group only has openings once a year and was completely sold out in 2022 - don't miss your chance to grab a spot for 2023!
Date: 02/22/2023 to 02/21/2024
Exclusive Opportunity with Bill Eddy! The High Conflict Consultation Group offers a unique opportunity to receive expert guidance and feedback on your toughest cases involving high-conflict behavior patterns and dynamics. Mediators, attorneys, parenting coordinators, therapists, coaches, and other divorce professionals will all benefit from being part of this supportive group facilitated by high-conflict expert Bill Eddy. This small and highly interactive group meets monthly for a full year, forging strong professional connections and building trust through in-depth conversations in a confidential environment. Participants bring their thorniest questions and puzzling cases to receive feedback in a reflective process that serves as an interdisciplinary sounding board, creating an unparalleled opportunity for insight and exploring innovative approaches.
Date: 02/09/2023 to 02/10/2023
Early Bird Fee: $595.00 (Ending 01/13/2023)
We are thrilled to announce the launch of an important new and innovative training led by Josh Kershenbaum, focused on helping to support parents of children with disabilities in divorce and separation matters. Navigating divorce is difficult for any family, and for parents of children with disabilities it presents specific challenges, obstacles, and questions. Skilled divorce professionals are critical to ensuring that families are supported in achieving the best possible outcomes for their children and the family as a whole. This training will help you to support these families and set your practice apart!
Date: 04/19/2022 to 03/14/2023
A critical component for success in a mediation practice is an effective marketing plan. After all, it is essential for any mediator to have clients to make a dispute resolution career profitable. As our world has increasingly moved online, so have our opportunities for outreach and connection. Digital marketing, interactive websites and social media are all extremely useful tools and avenues for reaching our potential clients and for connecting with referral sources.
Date: 03/02/2023 to 03/10/2023
Early Bird Fee: $1,195.00 (Ending 02/15/2023)
SEPTEMBER 2022 SOLD OUT! 2023 TRAINING DATES JUST ADDED!
MARCH 2-3 & 9-10, 2023 (four days of training)
SEPT. 28-29 & OCT. 5-6, 2023
As many of us know, most separating parents come to this process emotionally overwhelmed, uncertain about what to do and unprepared to deal with the complexities of parenting out of two homes. The question is, how do we as practitioners guide them towards choices that put their kids at the center and not in the middle? How can we cut through the conflict, shift their perspective and help them create a new family paradigm that stands the test of time? This training will change the way you support parents and their children in divorce and separation forever!
Date: 04/12/2022 to 03/14/2023
Ron and Woody are each experienced trainers who offer presentations worldwide on their own. However, they particularly thrive on training together and have offered popular programs at several IACP forums, in San Diego and Minneapolis, and online for introductory and advanced Collaborative trainings as well as for IACP’s 2020 program on building a successful Collaborative practice. Don’t miss this opportunity to work with and learn from two of the leaders and founders of the collaborative movement!
Date: 07/20/2022 to 06/20/2023
From this beginning, Woody has now been a mediator for over 40 years—his greatest passion is mentoring new mediators to find satisfaction in their work and generate sufficient income to lead financially secure lives. The consultation group will develop its own agenda It is suitable for peacemakers with legal, financial, mental health, education, clergy, and other backgrounds. It is open to mediators, collaborative professionals, coaches, unbundled lawyers, and trainers.
Date: 03/23/2023 to 03/24/2023
Early Bird Fee: $595.00 (Ending 03/10/2023)
We are thrilled to announce the launch of an important new and innovative training focused on helping to support parents who are struggling with the alienation or estrangement of their children. Through her work as a documentary filmmaker and coach, Ginger Gentile has interviewed over 1000 families suffering this dynamic and has learned that the ones that are able to heal follow similar patterns. In this training she will discuss her unique methodology that frees professionals and families from cycles of blame, judgement and frustration by teaching parents and children new ways to interact with each other.
2023 Dates Coming Soon! In this 12-hour training, Bill Eddy will provide training in managing high conflict behaviors in a mediation setting. He will present his new approach to mediating such disputes: New Ways for Mediation. This approach includes several paradigm shifts from ordinary mediation by not relying on insight, expression of emotions or discussions of the past. This training consists of 4 hours of pre-recorded content and two days of live online training.
Date: 09/11/2023 to 09/22/2023
Early Bird Fee: $2,495.00 (Ending 08/31/2023)
BECOME A MOSTEN GUTHRIE TRAINED FAMILY MEDIATOR IN 2023!
Mosten Guthrie will be holding their signature 40-Hour Family and Divorce Mediation Training ONE TIME ONLY in 2023. This is your chance to change your career path, add to your skillset and join the MG Family in the new year!
This uniquely designed training is a favorite for both beginners and experienced mediators, as well as lawyers, mental health, and financial professionals alike. In addition to a solid overview of necessary skills and concepts, you will be introduced to cutting edge technology to optimize your practice. This course is fully online via Zoom.
Date: 04/05/2022 to 03/07/2023
We are delighted to announce the launch of our new Co-Parenting Consultation Group for professionals who work with co-parents. This small-format group will help you gain strategies and skills to support co-parents, form meaningful and long-lasting professional connections, and benefit from the insights generated by an interdisciplinary group of practitioners dedicated to their craft. The group will meet monthly for 90 minutes and will be co-facilitated by Christina McGhee, Susan Guthrie, and Woody Mosten. Mediators, attorneys, coaches, and mental health professionals will all benefit from the opportunity to bring practice questions or challenges to the group and to receive feedback and input in a supportive and confidential space. This group begins April 5 and is limited to the first 14 participants to enroll.
Want to join a consulting group but don’t see one that meets your needs or the one you are interested in is sold out? Woody and Susan conduct online study groups for mediators and collaborative professionals throughout the world. Groups are formed in different ways. Some are geographical, others develop from a professional organization, and others are individuals who band together just to meet regularly with us. The group can be interdisciplinary or just from one profession and we will work with you to curate content that meets you, and your groups, interests and needs. Reach out to our Training Coordinator, Alison Beck at firstname.lastname@example.org to get your custom consulting group started!
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This group is organized by Alison Spirito, a Millenial Mediator and Collaborative Lawyer. The group focuses on those professionals who are entering the peacemaking field. The group itself decides what topics Woody will facilitate.