Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills
MFT & LCSW 40 Hours
Tuesdays 06:00 PM-09:00 PM, Staff, Lec/Dis - 15wks - 01/29-05/7
Berkeley Adult School, 1701 San Pablo Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94702
Cost: $685, Students $400
Limited Scholarships Available
TOPICS AND SKILLS TO BE COVERED INCLUDE:
Communication Skills: Active listening, empathizing, asking clarifying questions, checking assumptions, identifying possible solutions.
Conflict Styles: Identifying and dealing with different conflict styles.
Culture and Cultural Identity: The impact race, ethnicity, gender, class, sexual orientation, education, etc. have on conflicts.
Mediation Skills: Maintaining impartiality and respect; identifying and framing issues; facilitating communication and negotiation; dealing with power dynamics, biases, feelings and assumptions.
Practice Sessions: Extensive mediation practice in small groups with coaching.
Learn SEEDS mediation model.
TO RECIEVE THE CERTIFICATE YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE IN ALL 15 SESSIONS.
MAKE UP SESSIONS CAN BE ARRANGED ONLY IN SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES
SEEDS Community Resolution Center
SEEDS Community Resolution Center is a 501(c)(3), nonprofit organization serving Alameda County and beyond for over 30 years. SEEDS’ expert staff and volunteers have made a difference in the lives of thousands of people including neighbors, co-workers, landlords and tenants, families, school administrators and teachers, students, community groups, public agencies, and local businesses.