Category Archives: Trainings

CDR Provides Family Group Conference Training for the Omaha Tribe Peacemaker Project

In early March the CDR hosted  members of the Omaha Tribe for a training in Family Group Conferencing (FGC). The Omaha Tribe is a federally recognized Midwestern Native American tribe that resides in Nebraska. The tribe was the recipient of

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Peer Conflict Coaching and Mediation Training

Conflict Coaching and Peer Mediation Training Saturday, October 8th from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. The Center for Dispute Resolution is coordinating a conflict coaching and peer mediation training for college students on Saturday, October 8th. This training will cover

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Guys’ Gathering Facilitator Training Moved to Oct. 1

UPDATE – We have been excited to receive much more interest in the Guys’ Gathering Circle program this year from public schools than in prior years, and we’ve had more circle groups requested than ever before!  This growth is wonderful

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Guys’ Gathering Circle Facilitator Training – Sept.17th

College-aged men who want to build their communication, leadership, and facilitation skills while benefiting boys in our community are invited to take part in free training to volunteer as Guys’ Gathering Circle facilitators in area middle and high schools. This

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Family Group Decision-Making Training Offered to Child Welfare Professionals in Branson

In May the CDR was pleased to provide a customized training in Family Group Decision-Making (also known as Family Group Conferencing) for child welfare professionals in Missouri. This training, offered in Branson, MO, was sponsored by the Healthy Families Taskforce.

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March Mediation Training a Sold-Out Success

In March the CDR held its bi-annual 40-hour civil and family mediation training, and once again filled the training to capacity with professionals and students anxious to build their mediation skills. This training event brought together 25 experienced mediators who

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Training Focuses on Use of Restorative Justice on College Campuses

In February the CDR hosted a visit by Dr. David Karp, a Professor of Sociology and Director of the Project on Restorative Justice at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, New York. Dr. Karp focuses on restorative justice (RJ) in community

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