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Modern Mediation: Making Choices and Moving Forward
April 24 @ 08:45 am - 05:00 pm
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CONFERENCE SATURDAY, APRIL 24TH
8:45 AM – 10:00 AM ~ The Mediator’s Way Selina J. Shultz
10:15 am – 11:45 am ~ Session 1
1A: Can We Talk? Courageous Civility for Troubled Times: Harris Sokoloff, Ph.D.
1B: Communication in the Workplace: Turning Conflict into Opportunity: Julie Procopiow Todd, Esq.
1C: Special Education Mediation: Josh Kershenbaum, Esq.
1D: Rolling with Resistance: Eliciting the Client’s Motivation to Change: Dr. Deborah Gilman
12:15 pm – 1:45 pm ~ Session 2
2A: Understanding & Responding to Crisis: An Intro to De-escalation Techniques: Randy Duque, MA, KOR
2B: Interest-Based Mediation: Vanessa Bullock & Barbara Baker
2C: Social Media-tors! A Creative Response to Cyber-bullying and Pro-Social Behavior: Priscilla Prutzman, Tara Fishler, Dr. Tricia Jones, and Jeff Ervine
2D: The First Five Minutes: Options to Maximize the Potential for Success in Mediation: Brenda Waugh, Esq.
2E: Organized, Prepared and Confident: Using Technology Effectively in Mediation: Gary Doernhoefer & Susan Guthrie
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm ~ Session 3
3A: Know Thy Practitioner Self: How Mediators can Manage Their Bias and Triggers: Mila Pilz
3B: Philadelphia’s Eviction Diversion Mediation Program: Sue Wasserkrug, Esq. & Megen Karakelian, Esq.
3C: At The Table: Creating a Safe Space during a Lonely Time: Elizabeth Givler & Angela Dickinson, M.Ed.
3D: Sequential Intercept Model: A Framework for Mediation & Restorative Justice: Christopher Fitz
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Networking by Interest Area