2013 ADR Training Programs in NYC area

The following is a compilation of mediation, negotiation, facilitation, dispute resolution, nonviolent communication and related training initiatives plus webinars, blog talk radio, apprenticeships, and support groups available in the NYC metropolitan area that are posted on the NYC-DR listserv.  

Our apologies for missed or mistyped trainings…. please email mvolpe@jjay.cuny.edu with any corrections or additions. If the links do not work, copy the URL and enter on your Web browser’s address line. 

 

City University of New York Dispute Resolution Center at John Jay College of Criminal Justice 

Compilation

January 2013 – December 2013

 

* Jan 7-9   Conflict Coaching,  Conflict Coaching Matters LLC and Good Shepard Mediation, Philadelphia,  www.ConflictCoachingMatters.com

* Jan 10-12 Advanced Skills Training Coaching for Leadership Development, Conflict Coaching Matters LLC and Good Shepard Mediation, Philadelphia, www.ConflictCoachingMatters.com

* Jan 12  Child Support & Maintenance (The fine points and using software to calculate); Child Support & Maintenance – Working on the Intricacies; Using Family Law Software to calculate options and maximizing the tax benefit Center for Mediation and Training   http://divorcemediation.com/advanced-divorce-mediation-training.php

* Jan 12-13 Basic Mediation Training, Planning Change, Inc, www.planningchange.com

* Jan 14 -18  The Employment Law Mediator Training Program, Cornell ILR in NYC, http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/conflictres/

* Jan 14 Employment Law for Arbitrators, Mediators, and HR Professionals, Cornell ILR in NYC, http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/conflictres/

* Jan 16-17 Evidence in Handling Grievances and Labor Arbitration, Cornell ILR in NYC, http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/conflictres/

* Jan 18-20 Opening Space for Peace and High Performance. kdavis@concentric.net

* Jan 18, 19, 20 and Feb 2 – 3 Basic Divorce and Family Mediation Program, Ackerman.http://www.ackerman.org/posts/view/135-courses

* Jan 23-27 30 Hour Basic Mediation Training. EAC Long Island Dispute Resolution Center. Call (631) 265-0490

* Jan 24-Feb 7 Creating Harmony Out of Conflict: Real Life Conflict Resolution. The Center for Collaborative Communication http://www.collaborative-communication.org/html/public-event-calendar.htm

* Jan 25-27, Feb 9-10 Basic Divorce Mediation Training,The Center for Mediation and Training http://divorcemediation.com/trainings-basic.php

* Jan 26 Making Powerful Requests: Asking For What You Want The Center for Collaborative Communication http://www.collaborative-communication.org/html/public-event-calendar.htm

* Jan 26  Stage 1 Humanitarian Outreach & International Disaster Relief Utilizing The Seven-Step Biopsychosocial, & Eco-Spiritual Model, Certificate Training Program, Association for Trauma Outreach & Prevention (ATOP), www.meaningfulworld.com

* Jan 26  Practical Tips for Family and Divorce Mediators. www.justineborer.com

*Jan 30-31 and Feb 1, 4-5  40 Hour Divorce Mediation Training, NY Center for Interpersonal Development, www.nycid.org

* Jan 31 Insights Through Intuition – When Your Mind Can’t Find a Way Out, Cheryl Lazarus, http://www.easiertransitions.com/

* Feb 6- April 24  NYU Basic Mediation Course http://scps.nyu.edu/content/scps/academics/departments/finance-tax-and-law/academic-offerings/noncredit/certificate-in-conflict-and-dispute-resolution.html

* Feb 6-7 and 13-14, Basic Mediation Training: Conflict Resolution Theory & Techniques, NYC Bar, www.nycbar.org/cle

* Feb 8 New Tax Laws – How it Affects Divorce and Mediation; A thorough look at the new tax laws that will go into effect on January 1, 2013; Using art to expand your imagination Center for Mediation and Training. http://divorcemediation.com/advanced-divorce-mediation-training.php

* Feb 9-10 Child Custody & Visitation Training. Westchester and Rockland Mediation Centers  www.westchestermediation.org

* Feb 9-10 Disclosed Mental Illness Family Mediation Training. MH Mediate and CUNY Dispute Resolution Center at John Jay College.www.mhmediate.org

* Feb 11-14  30 hour Basic Mediation Training. NYCID. www.nycid.org

* Feb 12 – April 30 – NYU Advanced Mediation Techniques Course – http://scps.nyu.edu/content/scps/academics/departments/finance-tax-and-law/academic-offerings/noncredit/certificate-in-conflict-and-dispute-resolution.html

* Feb 20 [10 sessions on Wednesdays] Advanced Divorce and Family Mediation Program, Ackerman Institute http://www.ackerman.org/posts/view/135-courses

* Feb 22-24  Transform Your Relationships with Nonviolent Communication. The Center for Collaborative Communication http://www.collaborative-communication.org/html/public-event-calendar.htm

* Feb 2 Stage II: Conflict Transformation Training Certificate Program. Meaningful World.  www.meaningful.org

* Feb 25-28  30 Hour Basic Mediation Training. NYCID www.nycid.org

* Mar 2 Left Brain: New Tax Laws – How it Affects Divorce and Mediation; A thorough look at the new tax laws that will go into effect on January 1, 2013; Center for Mediation and Training.  http://divorcemediation.com/advanced-divorce-mediation-training.php

* Mar 2  Right Brain: Using art and movement to expand your imagination.Center for Mediation and Training.  http://divorcemediation.com/advanced-divorce-mediation-training.php

* Mar 6-10 Basic Mediation Training, New York Peace Institute, http://nypeace.org/trainings/

* Mar 8 Negotiating With Confidence, Good Shepherd Mediation Program, Philadelphia, http://www.phillymediators.org/training-consulting

* Mar 9  Mediating and Drafting Pre-Nuptial Agreements and Post-Nups; Marital Mediation – What is it and How Do You Do It?  Center for Mediation and Training http://divorcemediation.com/advanced-divorce-mediation-training.php

* Mar 11 Conscious Conflict, http://ccllcdayevent.eventbrite.com

* March 14, 21, April 4, 11, 18,  and 25 Commercial Training in the morning and the Family and Divorce Training in the afternoon. Planning Change.  www.planningchange.com

* Mar 20-22 Basic Mediation Good Shepherd Mediation Program, Philadelphia, http://www.phillymediators.org/training-consulting

* Mar 22-23 Anticipating Mental Illness in Mediation. Community Mediation Inc. Hamden, Ct. www.community-mediation.org

* Apr 5-7 and Apr 13-14 Basic Mediation Training.  Community Mediation Services. www.mediatenyc.org

* Apr 6 Pensions and Stock Options – Including Social Security. Center for Mediation and Training http://divorcemediation.com/advanced-divorce-mediation-training.php

* Apr 9-11 Elder / Adult Family Mediation Training. Elder Decisions, Newton, Mass.   http://www.elderdecisions.com/pg19.cfm

* Apr 11-12 Cross Cultural Issues in the Workplace. Cornell University, NYC http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/conflictRes/catalog/DR210.html

* Apr 11 to May 16, on Thursdays, The Work of Byron Katie, Open Center, www.opencenter.org

* Apr 12 Advanced Training for Divorce Mediators. Good Shepherd Mediation Program, Philadelphia, http://www.phillymediators.org/training-consulting 

* Apr 15 – Oct 15 Advanced Training in Family and Divorce Mediation. Mediation Works, Inc. http://mediationworksny.com/training/

* Apr 18-20, 26-27 40-Hour Mediation Training, co-sponsored by Quinnipiac University School of Law Center on Dispute Resolution and the Labor Education Center at the University of Connecticut College of Continuing Studies  
http://www.quinnipiac.edu/academics/colleges-schools-departments/school-of-law/academics/centers/center-on-dispute-resolution/training-workshops/mediation-training/

* Apr 19-20 Mediation on the Go: The Art of Informal Mediation. Community Mediation Inc. Hamden, Ct. 
www.community-mediation.org

* Apr 19-21, 26-28 Community Mediation Training, IMCR, www.imcr.org

* Apr 24-28  Mediation Intensive Training, Center for Understanding in Conflict http://www.understandinginconflict.org/training/ny-events/

* Apr 27-28 Divorce Mediation Training. Community Mediation Services. www.mediatenyc.org

* May 1-3 Restorative Practices Good Shepherd Mediation Program, Philadelphia, http://www.phillymediators.org/training-consulting

* May 3-4 Build Your Own ADR Practice:Learn to Transform your Craft and Passion into a Successful Business. NY Peace Institute
www.nypeace.org

* May 9-10 and 13, Advanced Divorce Mediation Training, NYC Bar, www.nycbar.org/cle

* May 9-11, 17-18  Basic Mediation Training, Westchester and Rockland Mediation Centers, http://clusterinc.org/mediation-training-schedule-and-fees

* May 16, Blogging workshop. ACRGNY www.acrgny.org

* May 11  Mediating Baby Boomersy Center for Mediation and Training  http://divorcemediation.com/advanced-divorce-mediation-training.php

* May 15-17 Elder Mediation Training Good Shepherd Mediation Program, Philadelphiahttp://www.phillymediators.org

* May 17 Advanced Mediation Training, The Role of Law in Mediation, EAC, http://www.eacinc.org/long-island-dispute-resolution-centers

* May 17-19, June 1-2 Basic Divorce Mediation Training,The Center for Mediation and Training http://divorcemediation.com/trainings-basic.php

* May 18 Neurolinguistic Training, Dispute Resolution Center http://www.drcservices.org/

* May 20 Advanced Issues in Arbitration. Cornell University. NYC  http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/conflictRes/catalog/DR164.html

* May 21 Ethics in Alternative Dispute Resolution Cornell University, NYC. http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/conflictRes/catalog/DR170.html

* May 21 Mastering the Keys of Highly Effective Communication, www.easiertransitions.com

* May 31-June 1, June 14-15 Mediating Probate Issues, CUNY Law School, contact  blaustone@mail.law.cuny.edu or dr.petermaida@comcast.net or 202-285-2510 (cell) or 202-730-0863

* June 5, Transforming Trauma, NY Peace Institute, www.nypeace.org

* June 5-9 Basic Mediation Training, New York Peace Institute, http://nypeace.org/trainings/

* June 12-13 Advanced Commercial Mediator Training, Fordham La w School,  http://www.cpradr.org/Events/2013AdvancedCommercialMediationTraining.aspx

* June 14, 17-18 Advanced Commercial Mediation Training, NYC Bar, www.nycbar.org/cle

* June 18-21 30 Hour Basic Mediation Training, NYCID, www.nycid.org

*June 17-19 Commercial Arbitration Training, Cardozo Law School, contact cmoxley@moxleyadr.com

* June 21-23 Divorce Mediation Training. New York Peace Institute  nypeace.org

* June 22-23 Alternatives to Violence Basic Workshop, Alternatives to Violence Project – NYS,  www.avpny.org

* *June 26 – 29,  Leadership and conflict resolution skills for young people.Hudson Youth Leadership Academy (HYLA) http://crc-global.org/programs/hudson-youth-leadership-academy-hyla/

*July 10-12, 15-16  Divorce and Custody Mediation Training,  Good Shepherd Mediation Program, Philadelphia, http://www.phillymediators.org

* July  17-19, 22-23 Divorce Mediation Training, New York Center for Interpersonal Development  nycid.org

* July 19-21, 26-28 Community Mediation Training, Institute for Mediation and Conflict Resolution, www.imcr.org

* July 23-25 Undoing Racism™ Community Organizing Workshop, The People’s Institute,  www.antiracistalliance.com

* July 24-26 Basic Mediation Good Shepherd Mediation Program, Philadelphia, http://www.phillymediators.org/training-consulting

July 30-Aug 1 Elder Decisions® Elder / Adult Family Mediation Training, Elder Decisions, Newton, Ma.  http://www.elderdecisions.com/pg19.cfm

*Aug 3-10 New York Nonviolent Communication Intensive AVP Project NYS newyorkintensive.org

* Aug 17-18 Alternatives to Violence, Basic Workshop. http://www.avpny.org/?q=nyc

*Sept 19-20 Conflict Coaching Good Shepherd Mediation Program, Philadelphia, http://www.phillymediators.org/training-consulting

* Sept 22 I-Key Miniworkshop, Sunday, 22 September: 11:00am-6:00pm    World Peace Sanctuary, Urban Visions and the Urban Visions, Inc. & The Watershed Center at World Peace Sanctuary, Wassaic, NY wwwdoturbanvisionsdotus

* Sept 27-29 Divorce Mediation Training. New York Peace Institute. http://nypeace.org/divorce-mediation-training-2/

* Sept 28 Advanced Divorce Mediation Training: Child Support and Maintenance. Center for Mediation and Training,http://divorcemediation.com

*Sept 28-29 Alternatives to Violence, Advanced Workshop. http://www.avpny.org/?q=nyc

*Oct 3-4, and 7 Basic Collaborative Interdisciplinary Practice  White Plains, NY, NY Association of Collaborative Professionals  nycollaborativeprofessionals.org

*Oct 5 Graphic Recording Training, New York Peace Institute  nypeace.org

*Oct 11-13 Divorce Mediation Training. New York Peace Institute  nypeace.org

*Oct 16  Neuroscience and Mediation — The Art and Science of Mediation and Decision Making. Family and Divorce Meidaiton Council of Greater New York. Contact: Michael Henry heymichael@mindspring.com

* Oct 17-19, 25-26  40 Hour Mediation Training. Quinnipiac University School of Law Center on Dispute Resolution,http://www.quinnipiac.edu/school-of-law/center-on-dispute-resolution/mediation-training/

* Oct 20-24 Mediation Intensive Training, The Center for Understanding in Conflict and the Center for Mediation in Law, http://www.understandinginconflict.org

* Oct 22-24 Elder Decisions® Elder / Adult Family Mediation Training, Elder Decisions, Newton, Ma.  http://www.elderdecisions.com/pg19.cfm

* Oct 23-25 Basic Mediation Good Shepherd Mediation Program, Philadelphia, http://www.phillymediators.org/training-consulting

* Oct 24 Peacemaking Training. Redhook Community Justice Center.  Contact cwalker1@courts.state.ny.us

*Oct 25-27 and Nov 9-10 Basic Divorce Mediation Training,The Center for Mediation and Training http://divorcemediation.com/trainings-basic.php

*Oct 26 Advanced Divorce Mediation Training: Practice Management, Practice Building and Niche Marketing [morning],  Center for Mediation and Training, http://divorcemediation.com

*Oct 26 Advanced Divorce Mediation Training: Family Law Software for Mediators [afternoon] Center for Mediation and Training, http://divorcemediation.com

*Oct 26 Mediation Techniques for Producers: Dealing with the Off-Stage Dramas. Theatre Resources Unlimited.  contact  egoldman@esg-esq.com

* Oct 26 The Seven-Step Integrative Healing Model, Stage II: Conflict Transformation & Peace Building. Association for Trauma Outreach & Prevention (ATOP),  www.meaningfulworld.org

*Oct 26-27 and Nov 16-17 Alternatives to Violence, Facilitators Training. http://www.avpny.org/?q=nyc

*Oct 30, Nov 1-2, 8, 10 Basic Mediation Training Westchester and Rockland Mediation Centers of CLUSTER, Inc. htp://clusterinc.org/mediation-training-schedule-and-fees 

*Nov 1-3, 8, 10 Basic Mediation Training, Community Mediation Services, http://mediatenyc.org/training/

*Nov 9 Alternatives to Violence Basic Training, Urban Visions, call Bill Leicht, 212-228-0980 or email whiteleicht@earthlink.net

*Nov 14-15 Multi-party mediation and Group Facilitation Good Shepherd Mediation Program, Philadelphia, http://www.phillymediators.org/training-consulting

* Nov 16 Advanced Training in Divorce Mediation, http://divorcemediation.com

* Nov 18-21 Basic Restorative Practices.  International Institute for Restorative Practices.  http://iirp.edu

* Nov 20 Women in Negotiation Practical Tips to Strengthen Your Negotiation Skills, NYC Bar, www.nycbar.org

*Nov 23 , Stage III:  The Seven-­Step Biopsychosocial & Eco­Spiritual Model.  Association for Trauma Outreach & Prevention (ATOP),  www.meaningfulworld.org

*Nov 30 The Many Faces of Maslow: A Deep Exploration of Needs-Based Negotiation www.commonground-adr.org

* Dec 6 and 8 Divorce Mediation Training, Community Mediation Services, http://mediatenyc.org/training/

* Dec 10 Mindfulness Workshop for Separation & Divorce Professionals: How Meditation Can Help You Help Families in Conflict, FamilyKind,  www.familykind.org/mindfulness-workshop

*Dec 10 – 12, Negotiating and Mediating Health Care Disputes, American Arbitration Association, www.adr.org/healthcaremediation
 
* Dec  11-15 Basic Mediation Training. New York Peace Institute, http://nypeace.org/basic-mediation-training/

 

WEBINARS  

Webinar on Forgiveness  http://ThePathofForgiveness.com/training/ethics

       -Jan 14 and 21, 2013

Free Webinars, Mediation Training International http://www.mediationworks.com/olc.php

Community Mediation Webinar Series  http://www.nafcm.org/about/programs/webinar

Free Webinars, www.adrhub.com/  For ADRHub archives, go to http://www.adrhub.com/forum/topics/full-list-of-archived

Free Webinars, US Institute of Peace  www.usip.org

Webinars of the International Institute for Restorative Practices (IIRP) Graduate School,http://www.iirp.edu/

 

Blog Talk Radio

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/bathabile

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/texas-conflict-coach

 

 

APPRENTICESHIPS and SUPPORT GROUPS

* New York Peace Institute [formerly Safe Horizon]  http://nypeace.org/trainings/

       Mediation Apprenticeships  April 15-July 1, 2013

       Special Education Mediation Apprenticeships  Nov 20, Dec 4, 11 & 18, 2013

* Community Mediation Services 

         For Apprenticeship info, go to  http://mediatenyc.org/training/

* New York Center for Interpersonal Development 

         For apprenticeship info, go to www.nycid.org

          -April 16 – June 25, 2013

*Institute for Mediation and Conflict Resolution

        – For Apprenticeship info, go to http://imcr.org/training/apprenticeship.html

* New York University  

        – Mediation Apprenticeship Course [every Fall and Spring semester, a practical course for the NYU Certificate in Conflict & Dispute Resolution ]

         Feb 7- April 18, 2013 – http://scps.nyu.edu/content/scps/academics/departments/finance-tax-and-law/academic-offerings/noncredit/certificate-in-conflict-and-dispute-resolution.html

* Civil Mediation Apprenticeships. New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators, http://www.njapm.org/content/winter-2011-civil-mediation-apprenticeship

* Divorce Mediation Apprenticeships, ReSolution Mediation Service http://www.mediate2resolution.com/apprenticeship/

* Westchester and Rockland Mediation Centers of CLUSTER. http://clusterinc.org/programs-and-services/westchester-rockland-mediation-centers 
            – by invitation
* Mediation Apprenticeship, Planning Change, Inc, www.planningchange.com
            -Jan 17 and 24, Feb 7, 14, 21, and Mar 7, 2013
* Mental Health and Mediation Discussion Group, led by Dan Berstein, dan@mhmediate.org

        – Held at John Jay College, Room 531, 899 Tenth Ave at 59th St., see nyc-dr listserv for meeting schedule

Manhattan Peer Group, co-sponsored by New York State Council on Divorce Mediation and the City University of New York Dispute Resolution Center at John Jay College, 8:30 to 10:00 AM, 899 Tenth Ave at 59th St, Room 610 [speakers and topics are announced on the NYC-DR listserv] Contact  Mike Stokamer at emes52@aol.com

2013 
  -Monday, January 14  Dan Berstein. Mediating Family Conflicts Related to Mental Illness
   -Monday, February 11 Eileen Rowley, Conflict Based Issues and Conflict Style

   -Monday, March 11 Jennifer Safian and Sandy Balick, Collections in Mediation
   -Monday, April 8  Sabra Sasson, Marketing Your Practice
   -Monday,  May 13 Michael Yanoff and Rosemarie Moeller, What You Can Tell from a Tax Return
   -Monday, June 10, Rachel Green, Screening for Domestic Violence in Mediation
   -Monday, Sept 16, Vik Rajan, Marketing Your Practice Using Linked in and Social Media
   -Monday, Oct 21, Katie Cole and Teresa Calabrese,  Mediating with LGBTQ Families Post-DOMA
   -Monday, Nov 18, Barbara Steinberg, Long Term Elder Care planning: Medicaid and Veterans Benefits
   -Monday,  Dec 16 Carolina Rodriguez,The Affordable Care Act and New York State of Health, New York’s health insurance marketplace.

2014  
   -Monday, Jan 13
   -Monday, Feb 10
   -Monday, Mar 10
   -Monday, Aprl 14
   -Monday,  May 19
   -Monday, June 16
 
*NYC-DR Monthly Roundtable Breakfast co-sponsored by Association for Conflict Resolution of Greater New York and the City University of New York Dispute Resolution Center at John Jay College, 8:00 to 10:00 AM, 899 Tenth Ave at 59th St, Room 630, First Thurs of each month except when holidays conflict  [speakers and topics are announced on the NYC-DR listserv and the following websites: www.acrgny.org, and http://johnjayresearch.org/cdrc ]
    -Thurs, Jan 3  Mark Weiss, Operation Respect
    -Thurs, Feb 7  Jack Himmelstein and Katherine Miller, Understanding Based Model of Mediation
   -Thurs, Mar 7  Russ Bleemer, James Kinney, Reinaldo Rivera, Linda Sachs – Responding to the Media When Confidentiality is at Stake

    -Thurs, Apr 4  Elizabeth Stokoe, Identifiying Good and Bad Mediation Practice
    -Thurs, May 2 Barbara Wilson, Mediator Ethics
   -Thurs, Jun 6  David Zarembka, Peacemaking After Deadly Conflict
   -Thurs, July 11  Jane Hughes Gignoux, Death, Dying and Conflict Resolution
   -Thurs, Aug 1   Dian Killian, Nonviolent Communication
   -Thurs, Sept 12 Candace McCoy:  Collaborative Agreements: in Police Community Conflicts
   -Thurs, Oct 3  Harvey Newman: Loosening Attachments to our Possessions
   -Thurs, Nov 7 Kadisha Baker and Mona Sharma: Envisioning Alternatives through Peacebuilding and the Arts
   -Thurs, Dec 5 Coleta Walker:  Urban Peacemaking: The Red Hook Community Justice Experience in Brooklyn
  – Thurs, Jan 9 [NOT Jan 2] Michael Murphy: NonViolent Communication and Alternatives to Violence
 
* NYC Facilitator’s Group [speakers and topics are announced on the NYC-DR listserv]