40-hour Basic Mediation Training Starts Jan 11

40-hour Basic Mediation Training Starts Jan 11

The January 2022 training sessions will be delivered online via Zoom and Google Classroom. There will be 27 hours of Zoom meeting sessions as well as 13 hours of guided learning activities that are designed to be completed by each participant on their own time before each zoom session. Training runs from January 11 through February 5. “The success of

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Divorce Mediation Training Starts May 2022

Divorce Mediation Training Starts May 2022

Family disputes often involve complex legal issues and highly emotional entanglements between disputing parties. Such cases present mediators with challenges that require a wide range of skills. This Advanced Divorce Mediation Training is designed for both the novice and the experienced mediator to consider and discuss the challenges unique to mediating the family law case. Note: this training requires that participants

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Implicit Bias Training September 27

Implicit Bias Training September 27

Register NOW! “Definitely eye opening for me. It was interesting to stop and think about what my personal biases are. I look forward to applying what I have learned here today in both my professional and personal situations.”  – recent participant A limited number of scholarships are available – if you’re interested, please contact Seema Shah via email: [email protected] Register

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OC Together: reStructure

OC Together: reStructure

reStructure invites diverse participants within the non-profit or business sector to work in an interactive learning environment to explore opportunities for racial equity improvement and implement racial equity practices in their workplaces. NOTE: All meetings will be virtual and online.

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Everyday RJ Training: July

Everyday RJ Training: July

You’re invited to join us on July 20, 21 & 22 (1pm-4pm) as our staff experts offer “Everyday RJ”, an introduction to restorative justice and its practical application in our everyday lives. You’ll learn about Tier 1 and 2 tools including community building circles and restorative communication. There’s a limited number of seats and an early-bird discount for those who

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UCI & OCHR offer Combatting Online Extremism Training

UCI & OCHR offer Combatting Online Extremism Training

Join Orange County Human Relations (OCHR) and the University of California, Irvine (UCI) for a five-part, free online training that will offer tools and resources for how to combat online extremism. Using modules developed as part of UC Irvine’s Confronting Digital Extremism initiative, UCI is partnering with OCHR to provide an interactive training for the community.  With the increase in violence against Asian-Americans and Pacific

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Social Justice Ed for High School Students – Mar 17

Social Justice Ed for High School Students - Mar 17

OC Human Relations is pleased to present a series of online Social Justice Education sessions for OC High School students. During our March session we will be exploring the history of the juvenile justice system, the school-to-prison pipeline, and mass incarceration in the United States. Please join us in a safe and respectful place where you can learn, network and

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News Release: OC Together Initiative Launches

News Release: OC Together Initiative Launches

Where do we go from here? After writing statements of support and solidarity over the summer, many organizations are ready to take the next steps in creating equitable workplaces. But fear of making mistakes and inexperience have become barriers to action. In 2021, OC Human Relations will begin a new program to support organizations in taking their next steps to address racial equity.

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