40-Hour General Civil Mediation Training & Practicum-Online
Dates: April 12-15 & 21-22, 2023
Time: Variuos Times
April 12-14, 2023: 8:00am - 5:30pm & April 15, 2023: 8:00am - 12:30pm
April 21, 2023: 8:00am - 5:30pm & April 22, 2023: 8:00am-12:30pm
Description: The first 28-hours of mediation training focuses on an understanding of the mediation process, communication skills, problem-solving, skills, agreement writing, and mediation ethics. Mediation skills are taught in a highly interactive format through short lecture, group discussion, focused exercises, and coached role-play. The workshop meets general mediation training requirements for registration with the Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution (GODR). In addition, the workshop is approved for Continuing Legal Education. (CLE) hours (28 regular and 3 ethics).
The second 12-hours are the practicum building upon the skills introduced during the General Civil Mediation Training. It provides an opportunity for you to observe, reflect on, and discuss the practice of mediation. The Practicum may be taken in lieu of 5 real case observations in mediation for the Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution registration purposes.
Dr. Amanda Reinke- Interim Associate Director SCMPD, Associate Professor at Kennesaw State University, School of Conflict Management, Peacebuilding and Development
Ellen Lahtinen, MPA - Program Manager, Center of Conflict Management/ Mediator, Trainer, Coach
Deadline to register April 5, 2023
Cancellation Policy: Full refund by March 22, 2023. An Administration fee of $300.00 will be impose from March 23-March 31, 2023. No refund after April 1, 2023.