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Great Reads Book Club – Dan Simon and Tara West (interviewed by Clare Fowler) author.
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Great Reads Book Club – Dan Simon and Tara West (interviewed by Clare Fowler)

The January 2023 edition of Mediate.com's Great Reads Book Club: "Self-Determination in Mediation: The Art and Science of Mirrors and...

By Dan Simon, Tara West, Clare Fowler
Transformative Mediation Described Accurately in New Book author.
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Transformative Mediation Described Accurately in New Book

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan Simon Tara West has studied all of the approaches to mediation....

By Dan Simon
Transformative Family Dialogue During the Pandemic – A Story from a Mediation Center in the Czech Republic author.
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Transformative Family Dialogue During the Pandemic – A Story from a Mediation Center in the Czech Republic

A version of this article also appears in Living Together, Separating, Divorcing: Surviving During a Pandemic Guest bloggers, Robin Brzobohatý...

By Dan Simon
Remembering Mediator Irvin P. Foster author.
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Remembering Mediator Irvin P. Foster

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan SimonIrvin P. Foster, who mentored and inspired many mediators, died on...

By Dan Simon
Southern Maryland CMC’s Support Conversations on Race and Privilege author.
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Southern Maryland CMC’s Support Conversations on Race and Privilege

Guest bloggers, Vicki and Dusty Rhoades are Mediators and Trainers for the Community Mediation Centers of Calvert and St. Mary’s...

By Dan Simon, Dusty and Vicky Rhoades
City Commissioner Commends ISCT Staff Member for Work on Police Reform Initiative author.
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City Commissioner Commends ISCT Staff Member for Work on Police Reform Initiative

It is no exaggeration to say that the success of the Working Group in coming up with three sets of...

By Dan Simon, Lydia Vanderkaay
Face and Mediation author.
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Face and Mediation

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan SimonWe’ve all heard the phrases “saving face” or “losing face.” How...

By Dan Simon
A Transformative Mediator Intervening in a Commercial Would-Be Dispute author.
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A Transformative Mediator Intervening in a Commercial Would-Be Dispute

Guest blogger, Carlo Mosca, is a commercial lawyer specializing in international business. He’s been practicing as a mediator, and a...

By Dan Simon
Mediator’s Thoughts for Parents During the Pandemic author.
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Mediator’s Thoughts for Parents During the Pandemic

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan SimonDivorce or separation is a big challenge in itself. Usually, we...

By Dan Simon
Directive Impulses Run Deep author.
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Directive Impulses Run Deep

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan Simon While mediating, I try to support parties in making their own...

By Dan Simon
The Forgiveness Instinct and Transformative Mediation author.
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The Forgiveness Instinct and Transformative Mediation

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan SimonThe capacity for forgiveness runs deep in our genes, according to...

By Dan Simon
Mediation Approaches: We Don’t Have Science, So Let’s Have Principles author.
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Mediation Approaches: We Don’t Have Science, So Let’s Have Principles

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan SimonThe research on mediation approaches shows a connection between transformative methods...

By Dan Simon
Moving Parents – and a Moving Conversation author.
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Moving Parents – and a Moving Conversation

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan SimonEmpowerment and recognition shifts can happen between people whose interaction has...

By Dan Simon
Czech Transformative Mediators Empower Parents and Kids author.
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Czech Transformative Mediators Empower Parents and Kids

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan SimonTransformative mediation is thriving in Brno, Czech Republic. I visited a...

By Dan Simon
Self-Imposed Ground Rules: The Only Kind Worth Having author.
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Self-Imposed Ground Rules: The Only Kind Worth Having

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan Simon “You might be wrong. Your voice can be big. Genuinely...

By Dan Simon
Interruption and Self-Determination author.
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Interruption and Self-Determination

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan Simon “That’s not true!” “Will you please let me finish?!” turning to...

By Dan Simon
The Next Level of Impartiality author.
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The Next Level of Impartiality

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan SimonAll mediators understand that we’re supposed to be impartial.  Our ideas...

By Dan Simon
Establishing Rapport in Mediation author.
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Establishing Rapport in Mediation

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan SimonEstablishing rapport seems like a nice thing to do, right? I...

By Dan Simon
Why Is Conflict Such a Big Deal? author.
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Why Is Conflict Such a Big Deal?

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan Simon I emailed my sister in the middle of the night. ...

By Dan Simon
Transformative Dialogue – The Salvation of Democracy? author.
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Transformative Dialogue – The Salvation of Democracy?

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan SimonWhile some conversations result in “getting to yes”, others lead to...

By Dan Simon
More FAQ’s from Mediators author.
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More FAQ’s from Mediators

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan Simon A couple months ago I posted a typical conversation between the...

By Dan Simon
FAQ’s from Mediators author.
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FAQ’s from Mediators

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan Simon I often present to mediators for an hour or so...

By Dan Simon
Mind Mapping and the Transformative Framework author.
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Mind Mapping and the Transformative Framework

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan SimonGuest blogger, Kees van Eijk, supports human interaction by mapping thoughts,...

By Dan Simon
The Only Impartial Direction is Up author.
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The Only Impartial Direction is Up

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan SimonHere’s me trying to persuade another mediator that she’s not being...

By Dan Simon
Why Don’t Transformative Mediations Get Violent? author.
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Why Don’t Transformative Mediations Get Violent?

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan Simon“It’s important to set ground rules at the start of a...

By Dan Simon
How Can the Presence of a Mediator INCREASE Party Self-determination? author.
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How Can the Presence of a Mediator INCREASE Party Self-determination?

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan SimonWhen discussing different forms of conflict intervention, the various processes are...

By Dan Simon
Litigation–Style Mediation Has Got to Go author.
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Litigation–Style Mediation Has Got to Go

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan SimonIt’s entirely understandable that retired judges and experienced litigators would want...

By Dan Simon
Social Networking Ain’t Transformative Mediation author.
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Social Networking Ain’t Transformative Mediation

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan Simon“My God, you are an idiot! Those people [who share your...

By Dan Simon
Even the Best Mediation Doesn’t Eliminate Differences – Nor Should It author.
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Even the Best Mediation Doesn’t Eliminate Differences – Nor Should It

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan Simon In the heat of conflict, we experience diminished access to...

By Dan Simon
Same Transaction, Different Interaction author.
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Same Transaction, Different Interaction

Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation by Dan Simon A longtime close friend left me a voicemail a couple...

By Dan Simon

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