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Spring Mediation Training with Ken Cloke

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Event Details

April 1, 2, 4, and 5, 2024 (with an optional fifth day April 3)
Conducted online via Zoom between 9:30 am and 4:30 pm PST

Day 1 Overview of historical, psychological, legal, social, systemic and spiritual aspects of conflict, and avenues to resolution. Includes communication skills, storytelling, listening techniques, an eight-step mediation process, and a discussion of the limits of mediation.

Day 2 Responding to intense emotions, techniques for handling anger, fear, grief, guilt and shame; responding to bullying; surfacing interests; collaboratively negotiating agreements; caucusing and not caucusing; resolving cross-cultural disputes; and ethics and values in mediation. 

Day 3 Overcoming impasse, addressing power imbalances, reducing resistance to resolution, working with groups and organizations, what to do when you are completely stuck, and confirming commitments. Mediating organizational, workplace, divorce, family, community and public policy disputes. 

Day 4 Establishing a mediation practice, conflict coaching, conflict resolution systems design, resolving complex multi-party environmental and political disputes, designing rituals, reaching closure, opening heartfelt conversations, reaching forgiveness and reconciliation, and resolving international conflicts. 


1 (Monday) 9:30 am - 5 (Friday) 4:30 pm


Ken Cloke Mediation Trainings

Ken Cloke 2411 18th Street, Santa Monica, CA

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