Dispute Resolution

Eldercaring Coordination Training Offered

Eldercaring Coordination Training Offered

This practical training focuses on the skills required to be an eldercaring coordinator, a conflict resolution specialist in the area of eldercare. The training will build on family and elder mediation foundations to explain how the eldercaring coordinator uses mediation, problem-solving skills, education, community resources, and the limited authority granted by the court to address aggravated situations, frequently in the

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OC Mediation Conference Upcoming

OC Mediation Conference Upcoming

OC Human Relations is proud to co-sponsor Orange County’s premier mediation conference for mediators, ADR experts and peacemaking professionals, taking place March 20th. This, the 23rd Annual Conference, has a theme of “Promoting the Choice to Mediate: Moving Beyond Barriers.”

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OC Human Relations Offers Trainings & Workshops

There are a number of trainings offered by OC Human Relations staff coming up over the next few months.  In March there are two advanced mediation workshops for volunteers and interns already working with an Orange County Dispute Resolution Program.  April marks the start of the next 32 hour Basic Mediation Training, which is open to the public.  In June a

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Alfonso On The Radio

Our very own Alfonso Clarke, Dispute Resolution Program Director and 2014 Orange County Mediation Conference Chair, talks to Mari Frank, host of KUCI’s “Prescriptions for Healing Conflict” show, about OC Human Relations and the upcoming Orange County Mediation Conference. This year’s conference theme is “Mediation in a Time of Change, 2014: The Year of Transformation”. The conference takes place next

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OC Mediation Conference – March 14

OC Mediation Conference - March 14

Registration Now Open for the 2014 Orange County Mediation Conference! “Mediation in a Time of Change: 2014 the Year of Transformation” Hurry – Early Bird Prices Good Until March 7, 2014 The 2014 OC Mediation Conference,  is scheduled for Friday, March 14th at the beautiful University of California, Irvine University Club at 801 East Peltason Drive, Irvine, CA 92697 For more information

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Mediation Conference Promotes Peacemaking to Resolve Conflicts

Mediation Conference Promotes Peacemaking to Resolve Conflicts

A former, self-described “aggressive, arrogant” trial lawyer, Douglas Noll decided to do something drastically different from other lawyers–he became a peacemaker. Now a full-time mediator, the  2012 California Lawyer Attorneys of the Year recipient recently spoke about his work promoting peace and mediation in prisons and how successful his program has become. Noll was the keynote speaker at the 20th

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