This workshop will identify a range of conflict resolution approaches, but will focus primarily on interest-based negotiations, techniques to resolve conflict, working with power imbalances and alternative dispute resolution strategies within the context of family law. Participants will also be introduced to several models of mediation that have been developed to engage with families (strategic, trauma-informed, therapeutic, solutions, narrative, and online approaches).
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 via Zoom All times are Eastern Time Zone 10:50am Online Conference opens (log in to Zoom available) 11:00am Welcome and Opening Statements – FMC President Judy M. Beranger 11:10am Land Acknowledgment and Introduction of Chief Misel Joe 11:15am Children’s Choir 11:20am Presentation A: Families Finding Their Way Forward in [...]
There is a basic human tendency to get stuck on positions. There are underlying motivations, wants, values and incentives behind these positions. When exposed, the span of potential resolutions dramatically increases, but sometimes it can be difficult to get people to open up as to those interests for a variety of reasons. We will discuss [...]