Events and Trainings

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To schedule a custom training for your group, call (206) 367-1994

Upcoming Events:

August 19-20 and 25-27, 2017: “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, WA Contact us for details now!

Previous Events:

December 14, 2012, 12:00 noon: Selden Prentice, Dee Knapp and Rina Goodman were interviewed on “Chat With Women,” on AM 880 KIXI. You may listen to the show here: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/22711964/Mediation%20Discussion%20on%20CWW-KIXI.mp3.

Past Workshops:

  • June 5-8, 10, 2017 “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” King County Dispute Resolution Center, Seattle, WA
  • Sept 7, 8, 14, 15, 16 2016 “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” King County Dispute Resolution Center, Kent, WA
  • August 15-19, 2016 “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, WA
  • June 23-29, 2016 “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” King County Dispute Resolution Center, Seattle, WA
  • August 17-21, 2015 “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, WA
  • June 23-27, 2015 “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” King County Dispute Resolution Center, Seattle, WA
  • March 13, 14, 19-21, 2015 “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” King County Dispute Resolution Center, Seattle, WA
  • Sept 20, 22, 24, 27, 29, 2014 “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” King County Dispute Resolution Center, Kent, WA
  • August 18-22, 2014 “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, WA
  • July 14-16, 23, 24, 2014 “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” Green River Community College, Kent, WA
  • June 9, 11-14, 2014 “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” King County Dispute Resolution Center, Seattle, WA
  • March 24, 26, 31, April 1, 2, 2014 “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” King County Dispute Resolution Center, Seattle, WA
  • June 21, 2013, “Handling Your First Employment Discrimination Case, Participating in Mediation” WSBA Conference Center, Seattle, WA
  • June 22, 24, 25-26, 29, 2013 “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” King County Dispute Resolution Center, Seattle, WA
  • August 17, 18, 23-25, 2013 “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, WA
  • Sept 9, 11, 16-18, 2013 “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” King County Dispute Resolution Center, Seattle, WA
  • “40 Hour Basic Mediation Training” August 13-17, 2012 Seattle University School of Law
  • “Conducting Effective Meetings” Webinar February 9, 2012 Washington State Transportation Insurance Pool.
  • “Getting the Most out of Mediation” Webinar March 15 Washington State Transportation Insurance Pool.
  • “Joint Session, Help or Hindrance?” December 8, 2011 King County Bar Association ADR Committee
  • “Basic Mediation Training” August 15-19, Seattle University School of Law
  • “Basic Mediation Training”. March 23, 24, 29, 30, 31, 2011, King County Dispute Resolution Center.
  • “Mind Your Mediation”, April 27, 2011, American Arbitration Association, Seattle, WA 12:00-1:30 pm.
  • “Managing Workplace Conflict”, April 28 Webinar, 1:00-2:00 pm.
  • “Building Respectful Communication”, February 8, 2011, Lake Washington Human Resource Managers 2011 Symposium, Meydenbauer Center, Bellevue, Washington
  • “Ethical Considerations for Online Dispute Resolution Practice” October 21, 2010, Seattle University School of Law
  • “Managing Workplace Conflict” Webinar: Friday, December 3, 2010 Link
  • “Breaking Impasse in EEO Mediations” Seattle Federal Executive Board ADR Consortium Quarterly Meeting, September 21, 2010
  • “Breaking Impasse in EEO Mediations” Federal Aviation Administration, Renton Washington August 24, 2010
  • “40 hour Mediation Training” Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, Washington August 16-20 2010
  • “Managing Workplace Conflict” Webinar, June 2, 2010
  • “Getting the Most Out of Mediation” Washington Employment Lawyers Association, Seattle, Washington October 23, 2009
  • “Managing Conflict During Organizational Change” Association of Washington Cities Labor Relations Institute, Yakima, Washington May 20-21, 2009
  • “Getting the Most Out of Mediation”, Washington State Court of Appeals, Division 1, Seattle, Washington, June 8, 2009
  • “Getting the Most Out of Mediation”, Eisenhower & Carlson, Tacoma, Washington, June 11, 2009
  • “Seattle Listens–Chinese and Tibetan Dialogue”, Northwest Dispute Resolution Conference, Seattle, WA, May 1-2, 2009
  • “Building Mediation Confidence” Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, WA, April 3, 2009
  • “Environmental and Land Use Mediation: What Works, What Doesn’t and Why”, American Bar Association Dispute Resolution Conference, Seattle, WA, April 3-5, 2008
  • “Learning to Bridge the Generation Gap in the Workplace”, U.S. Dept of Agriculture Civil Rights Conference, Washington DC, April 15, 2008
  • “Managing Across Generations and Age Discrimination” Association of Washington Cities Labor Relations Institute, Yakima, WA, May 15, 2008
  • “Learning to Bridge the Generation Gap in the Workplace” Federal Dispute Resolution Conference, Orlando, FL, August 5-7, 2008
  • “Conversations in the Workplace using Crucial Conversations and Appreciative Inquiry”, Co-presented with Doug Nathan of ConflictMatters, Federal Dispute Resolution Conference, Orlando, FL, August 5-7, 2008.
  • “Learning to Bridge the Generation Gap in the Workplace” Seattle Federal Executive Board, Seattle, WA, March 25, 2008
  • “Interdependent Communication” Seattle International District Rotary Club, Seattle, WA, December 6, 2007
  • “The Use of Motivational Interviewing Techniques to Overcoming Impasse in Mediation”, 7th Annual Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR) conference to be held in Phoenix, Arizona October 25-27.
  • “Overcoming Resistance To and Within Mediation”, Federal Dispute Resolution (FDR) Conference XXII held in San Francisco, California July 31-August 2, 2007
  • “Motivational Interviewing” 15th Annual Northwest Dispute Resolution Conference, held in Seattle, Washington, May 4-5, 2007
  • “Appreciative Inquiry”, Federal Executive Board ADR Consortium, held in Portland, Oregon 2006
  • “Difficult Conversations” 13th Annual Northwest Dispute Resolution Conference, held in Seattle, Washington 2005
  • “Tools for the Mediator’s Toolkit” 8th Annual Northwest Dispute Resolution Conference, held in Seattle, Washington 2000
  • “Shared Neutrals Programs in Washington State” American Bar Association Alternate Dispute Resolution Conference, held in San Francisco, California 2000
  • “Effective Use of Mediators” Public Administration Forum, held in San Francisco, California 1998