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Clarence Cramer: Courts and Domestic Violence – Video author.

Clarence Cramer: Courts and Domestic Violence – Video

Clarence Cramer discusses when a court should get involved in a case that involves domestic violence. He analyzes the different...

By Clarence Cramer
Arthur Pearlstein: How Dispute Resolution Providers Might Better Compete with Courts – Video author.

Arthur Pearlstein: How Dispute Resolution Providers Might Better Compete with Courts – Video

Arthur Pearlstein points out courts' tolerance of frivolity and suggests that litigants should have to pay for those delayed court...

By Arthur Pearlstein
Moore, Chris: CDR’s Start in International Arena – Video author.

Moore, Chris: CDR’s Start in International Arena – Video

Chris Moore explains how CDR started its international work: being trained in Canada, working in Sri Lanka and then in...

By Chris Moore
Meierding, Nina: Influential Experts – Video author.

Meierding, Nina: Influential Experts – Video

Nina Meierding describes different expert mediators that have influenced her in different fields within mediation including custody disputes, domestic violence,...

By Nina Meierding
Michael Lang: Concerns: Institutionalization, Self-Promotion – Video author.

Michael Lang: Concerns: Institutionalization, Self-Promotion – Video

Michael Lang discusses what troubles him about the field. This includes institutionalization, causing increased rigidity, as well as certification processes...

By Michael Lang
Michelle LeBaron: More Mediation Diversity in Canada than in US – Video author.

Michelle LeBaron: More Mediation Diversity in Canada than in US – Video

Michelle LeBaron expresses her thoughts on why the mediation field may be more ethno-culturally diverse in Canada than in the...

By Michelle LeBaron
Marvin Johnson: Building Bridges Influences Career Choice – Video author.

Marvin Johnson: Building Bridges Influences Career Choice – Video

Marvin Johnson speaks of his earlier years before he practiced mediation professionally. He recognizes that he had a tendency to...

By Marvin E. Johnson
About Mediate.com author.

About Mediate.com

With over 15,000 articles, news items, blog postings and videos, and over 5 million annual visitor sessions, Mediate.com is the...

By Managing Editor
Joseph Folger: Empowering Parties to Make Choices – Video author.

Joseph Folger: Empowering Parties to Make Choices – Video

Joseph Folger discusses how the purpose of mediation is to come to new understanding, not necessarily agreement. The focus should...

By Joseph P. Folger
Larry Susskind: Two Sources of Resistance to Mediation – Video author.

Larry Susskind: Two Sources of Resistance to Mediation – Video

Larry Susskind speaks of the resistance to mediation as coming from two sources - people of authority and power who...

By Larry Susskind
Howard Gadlin: Empowering Social Change – Video author.

Howard Gadlin: Empowering Social Change – Video

Howard Gadlin talks about how United States culture and society often represses ideological change and how the ombudsmen field has...

By Howard Gadlin
Lincoln, Bill: International Mediation Training – Video author.

Lincoln, Bill: International Mediation Training – Video

Bill Lincoln describes his work in Afghanistan trying to implement mediation courses within the university and Foreign Ministry; he underscores...

By Bill Lincoln
Stephen Erickson: Cultural Connection to How Conflicts Are Resolved – Video author.

Stephen Erickson: Cultural Connection to How Conflicts Are Resolved – Video

Stephen Erickson discusses how the concept of mediation is counter to pop culture's way of thinking about solving disputes, which...

By Stephen Erickson
Parkinson, Lisa: Competition Between Professionals and Fields – Video author.

Parkinson, Lisa: Competition Between Professionals and Fields – Video

Lisa Parkinson describes a difficulty in the field that she observes happening in many countries. The more power and recognition...

By Lisa Parkinson
Menkel-Meadow, Carrie: Evolution of Negotiation in Our Culture – Video author.

Menkel-Meadow, Carrie: Evolution of Negotiation in Our Culture – Video

Carrie Menkel-Meadow discusses her theory about the development of a cultural mindset about negotiation and how the larger culture takes...

By Carrie J. Menkel-Meadow
Michelle LeBaron: Differences in Canadian and American Mediation Fields – Video author.

Michelle LeBaron: Differences in Canadian and American Mediation Fields – Video

Michelle LeBaron shares her views on the differences between how the mediation fields in America and Canada have been shaped...

By Michelle LeBaron
Michelle LeBaron: Mediaton as Interruption of Parties’ “Dance” – Video author.

Michelle LeBaron: Mediaton as Interruption of Parties’ “Dance” – Video

Michelle LeBaron explains her work as interrupting people's dance within a conflict.

By Michelle LeBaron
Maxine Baker-Jackson: Conflict in Healthcare Profession – Video author.

Maxine Baker-Jackson: Conflict in Healthcare Profession – Video

Maxine Baker-Jackson talks about the conflict she felt in the relationship between nurses and doctors in the nursing profession.

By Maxine Baker-Jackson
The Mediation Industry: Our Time Has Come author.

The Mediation Industry: Our Time Has Come

Could the use of mediation be increasing during our difficult times? The answer by my direct day-to-day experience is absolutely...

By James (Jim) Melamed
Your Brain…On Music And Mediation author.

Your Brain…On Music And Mediation

This article is intended to be a multi-media experience. In addition to the written word, songs and movie scenes are...

By Merri L. Hanson
Parkinson, Lisa: Differences Between US and UK in Family Law – Video author.

Parkinson, Lisa: Differences Between US and UK in Family Law – Video

Lisa Parkinson discusses how the legal systems treat family law and family mediation in different states in the US whereas...

By Lisa Parkinson
John Paul Lederach: Ideal to Mediate a Space, Not Just a Person – Video author.

John Paul Lederach: Ideal to Mediate a Space, Not Just a Person – Video

John Paul Lederach explains how mediators need to shift their focus from mediating a person to mediating a space in...

By John Paul Lederach
Michelle LeBaron: Not Implementing Own Practices in Politics – Video author.

Michelle LeBaron: Not Implementing Own Practices in Politics – Video

Michelle LeBaron discusses one of the challenges she sees in the field as not having the willingness to implement values...

By Michelle LeBaron
Rose, Chip: Beginnings of Collaborative Law – Video author.

Rose, Chip: Beginnings of Collaborative Law – Video

Chip Rose talks about his first introduction to collaborative law and how it seemed to fill the gap between traditional...

By Chip Rose
Kimberly Kovach: Culture of Right and Wrong – Video author.

Kimberly Kovach: Culture of Right and Wrong – Video

Kimberly Kovach describes society's culture of right and wrong and how we don't have to think in those terms. We...

By Kimberlee Kovach
Why Mediate at All?  Can’t We Just Work It Out? author.

Why Mediate at All? Can’t We Just Work It Out?

From John DeGroote's Settlement Perspectives If you haven’t heard the old-school pitch, you will someday soon:  “I remember when lawyers...

By John DeGroote
Leading Dispute Resolution Processes author.

Leading Dispute Resolution Processes

Here are brief descriptions of the most common dispute resolution processes: Mediation Mediation is a private process where a neutral...

By James (Jim) Melamed
Conflict Mediation In The Age Of Financial Cholera:   Marketing Opportunities In The Midst Of Crisis author.

Conflict Mediation In The Age Of Financial Cholera: Marketing Opportunities In The Midst Of Crisis

There should be good business available for conflict mediators in the current financial mess. The current recession appears to be...

By Robert Benjamin
¿Qué mediador soy yo? author.

¿Qué mediador soy yo?

Gracias a los editores de eMediacion por habernos compartido este artículo.INTRODUCCIÓN Cuando estudiaba en la facultad, nos tocó a un...

By Juan Carlos Vezzulla
Mediacion – un esbozo de sus fundamentos – el aporte del psicodrama author.

Mediacion – un esbozo de sus fundamentos – el aporte del psicodrama

Este articulo fue previamente publicado por E-Mediacion. Gracias a los editores de E-Mediacion, quines nos compartieron este articulo. Voy a...

By Liliana G. Quinteros Avellaneda

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