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Albie Davis: Central Ideas of Mediation – Video

Albie Davis names some central ideas to mediation and emphasizes that just being there and giving parties’ your attention, thus making them feel safe, is what is central to the mediation process.

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Albie Davis

Albie M. Davis, served as a volunteer mediator with Urban Community Mediators in Dorchester beginning in 1980.  She is the former Director of Mediation, District Court, Trial Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. MORE >

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