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April 2018

Shuttle Mediation CPD – Edinburgh

27th April 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Scottish Mediation, 18 York Place
Edinburgh, EH1 3EP United Kingdom
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Scottish Mediation and Scottish Community Mediation Centre are delighted to be working in partnership to offer this CPD which will facilitated by Ian McDonough (see biography below). Shuttle mediation has often been eclipsed by the more familiar technique of face to face mediation. Despite this, it continues to be a widely-used process in the resolution of disputes, particularly in the fields of neighbour and commercial mediation. What results can we reasonably expect from shuttle mediation? What are the similarities and differences…

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May 2018

Masterclass in GDPR and Information Governance

21st May 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Scottish Mediation, 18 York Place
Edinburgh, EH1 3EP United Kingdom
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GDPR (the General Data Protection Regulations) will be implemented on 25 May 2018. This half-day workshop is designed to provide a sound understanding of the detail and impact of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), where that builds on data protection and what you need to consider to become GDPR compliant. Based on practical experience and working through information sharing, discussions and a range of tools, including case studies, the course provides a range of tools to help you understand:…

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Shuttle Mediation CPD – Glasgow

24th May 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Anderson Strathern Glasgow, George House, 50 George Square
Glasgow, G2 1EH United Kingdom
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Scottish Mediation and Scottish Community Mediation Centre are delighted to be working in partnership to offer this CPD which will facilitated by Ian McDonough (see biography below). Shuttle mediation has often been eclipsed by the more familiar technique of face to face mediation. Despite this, it continues to be a widely-used process in the resolution of disputes, particularly in the fields of neighbour and commercial mediation. What results can we reasonably expect from shuttle mediation? What are the similarities and differences…

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June 2018

Shuttle Mediation CPD – Aberdeen

20th June 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Avenue, Belgrave House, 7 Belgrave Terrace
Aberdeen, AB25 2NR United Kingdom
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Scottish Mediation and Scottish Community Mediation Centre are delighted to be working in partnership to offer this CPD which will facilitated by Ian McDonough (see biography below). Shuttle mediation has often been eclipsed by the more familiar technique of face to face mediation. Despite this, it continues to be a widely-used process in the resolution of disputes, particularly in the fields of neighbour and commercial mediation. What results can we reasonably expect from shuttle mediation? What are the similarities and differences…

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October 2018

Impasse in Mediation – 23rd October 2018 CPD, Edinburgh

23rd October 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Scottish Mediation, 18 York Place
Edinburgh, EH1 3EP United Kingdom
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This interactive session facilitated by Jeremy Scuse (Catalyst Mediation, please see biography below), will explore why impasse occurs and consider a range of techniques for dealing with impasse in a mediation session. Mediators will receive notes on the topic before the session, and will be given the opportunity to reflect on their own experiences of impasse and to consider the approach “if you want better answers, ask better questions”. Edinburgh - Tuesday 23rd October 2018, 10am - 1pm, Scottish Mediation, 18 York…

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Impasse in Mediation – 26th October 2018 CPD, Glasgow

26th October 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
SCVO, Brunswick House, 51 Wilson Street,
Glasgow, G1 1UZ United Kingdom
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This interactive session facilitated by Jeremy Scuse (Catalyst Mediation, please see biography below) will explore why impasse occurs and consider a range of techniques for dealing with impasse in a mediation session. Mediators will receive notes on the topic before the session, and will be given the opportunity to reflect on their own experiences of impasse and to consider the approach “if you want better answers, ask better questions”. Glasgow - Friday 26th October 2018, 1pm - 4pm, SCVO Brunswick House, 51…

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November 2018

Mediate 2018 Conference – Widening the Scope

5th November 2018 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Norton Park, 57 Albion Road
Edinburgh, EH7 5QY GB
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This year’s conference theme is ‘Widening the Scope’. The conference will look at the current scope of mediation. Where is it being used and how is it making an impact? It will look at mediation in action and the different skills being applied in different circumstances. It will also look to the future and, using the projects being discussed as a starting point, ask the question of how the scope of mediation could be widened. We have two excellent plenary…

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Peer Mediation Training 4 Trainers Course

28th November 2018 @ 10:00 am - 29th November 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Scottish Mediation, 18 York Pl
Edinburgh, Midlothian EH1 3EP GB
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Free

Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th November 2018, 10am - 4pm This two-day training, facilitated by our Peer Mediation Co-ordinator (Sarah Welsh, see biography below) would be an appropriate course for experienced family and community mediators, experienced youth and community workers and also teachers and school support workers (primary and secondary) who are motivated to work with young people in this field. No previous experience of delivering peer mediation is required. Mediators who have some experience of peer mediation are also…

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March 2019

Peer Mediation – Training for Trainers

27th March 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Scottish Mediation, 18 York Pl
Edinburgh, Midlothian EH1 3EP GB
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This one-day training, facilitated by our Peer Mediation Co-ordinator (Sarah Welsh) and our Training and Practice Project Officer (Amanda Rigby-Greenhaugh) would be an appropriate course for experienced family and community mediators, experienced youth and community workers and also teachers and school support workers (primary and secondary) who are motivated to work with young people in this field. No previous experience of delivering peer mediation is required. Mediators who have some experience of peer mediation are also welcome. For more details and to…

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May 2019

Mental Health in Mediation CPD – EDINBURGH

9th May 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Scottish Mediation, 18 York Pl
Edinburgh, Midlothian EH1 3EP GB
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People in conflict often experience difficulties with mental health including anxiety and depression and often conflict can be particularly difficult if it affects thoughts and behaviours. These interactive CPD sessions facilitated by family mediator Alison Ebbitt will explore the impact of conflict on Mental Health and how we can help to support and engage people in mediation. For more information and  booking details please click here    

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Mental Health in Mediation CPD – GLASGOW

24th May 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Anderson Strathern Glasgow, George House, 50 George Square
Glasgow, G2 1EH United Kingdom
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People in conflict often experience difficulties with mental health including anxiety and depression and often conflict can be particularly difficult if it affects thoughts and behaviours. These interactive CPD sessions facilitated by family mediator Alison Ebbitt will explore the impact of conflict on Mental Health and how we can help to support and engage people in mediation. For more information and  booking details please click here

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August 2019

Bringing Mediation into the Mainstream in Civil Justice in Scotland – Free Breakfast Seminar

6th August 2019 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until 8th August 2019

On Friday 28th June 2019 Bringing Mediation into the Mainstream in Civil Justice in Scotland was launched. This report is the result of six months of research by Scottish Mediation overseen by an Expert Group chaired by Alun Thomas and John Sturrock QC. The report proposes a coordinated strategy for ‘normalising’ the use of mediation in the civil justice system. It seeks to build on existing infrastructure to minimise the cost to the public purse and to ensure mediation is embedded as…

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Bringing Mediation into the Mainstream in Civil Justice in Scotland – Free Breakfast Seminar

7th August 2019 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until 8th August 2019

On Friday 28th June 2019 Bringing Mediation into the Mainstream in Civil Justice in Scotland was launched. This report is the result of six months of research by Scottish Mediation overseen by an Expert Group chaired by Alun Thomas and John Sturrock QC. The report proposes a coordinated strategy for ‘normalising’ the use of mediation in the civil justice system. It seeks to build on existing infrastructure to minimise the cost to the public purse and to ensure mediation is embedded as…

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Bringing Mediation into the Mainstream in Civil Justice in Scotland – Free Breakfast Seminar

8th August 2019 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am
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An event every day that begins at 8:30 am, repeating until 8th August 2019

On Friday 28th June 2019 Bringing Mediation into the Mainstream in Civil Justice in Scotland was launched. This report is the result of six months of research by Scottish Mediation overseen by an Expert Group chaired by Alun Thomas and John Sturrock QC. The report proposes a coordinated strategy for ‘normalising’ the use of mediation in the civil justice system. It seeks to build on existing infrastructure to minimise the cost to the public purse and to ensure mediation is embedded as…

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October 2019

Confidentiality in Mediation CPD (Edinburgh)

7th October 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Scottish Mediation, 18 York Pl
Edinburgh, Midlothian EH1 3EP GB
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This 3 hour interactive workshop facilitated by Andrew Boyd (see biography below) will consider what confidentiality means to mediators and their clients, what part it plays in the mediation session, in agreements and post session. Mediators will be invited to explore their own issues regarding confidentiality and have the opportunity to share and discuss how it has affected their practice. Andrew's Biography: Andrew is a registered mediator, working with Cyrenians in Edinburgh and works predominantly with young people and their families. He…

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Workplace & Employment Initiative Group

10th October 2019 @ 12:45 pm - 4:00 pm
Scottish Mediation, 18 York Pl
Edinburgh, Midlothian EH1 3EP GB
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We are delighted to announce the next meeting of the Scottish Mediation WEIG (Workplace & Employment Initiative Group) on Thursday 10th October 2019. Meetings are kindly hosted at the SM offices at 18 York Place Edinburgh, and the main meeting runs from 14.00 - 16.00, and count as part of our CPD. There is usually a CPD-extra one hour session before or after the main meetings, looking at topics such as a case study of a dilemma in mediation. Speaker at…

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Confidentiality in Mediation CPD (Glasgow)

21st October 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
SCVO, Brunswick House, 51 Wilson Street,
Glasgow, G1 1UZ United Kingdom
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This 3 hour interactive workshop facilitated by Andrew Boyd (see biography below) will consider what confidentiality means to mediators and their clients, what part it plays in the mediation session, in agreements and post session. Mediators will be invited to explore their own issues regarding confidentiality and have the opportunity to share and discuss how it has affected their practice. Andrew's Biography: Andrew is a registered mediator, working with Cyrenians in Edinburgh and works predominantly with young people and their families. He…

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November 2019

Mediate 2019 – The Words We Use

14th November 2019 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Norton Park Conference Centre, 57 Albion Road
Edinburgh, EH7 5QY
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This year’s conference theme is ‘The Words We Use’. The conference will look at the how language impacts on people engagement with mediation, how the language we use in mediation impacts on those involved and allow discussion on the response mediators might make to this. For more information and booking please click HERE

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Dig Deep – Self Reflective Practice Masterclass

19th November 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Scottish Mediation, 18 York Pl
Edinburgh, Midlothian EH1 3EP GB
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This interactive workshop facilitated by Alison Ebbitt and Charlie Irvine (see biographies below) is an opportunity for practitioners to reflect at a deeper level about how your work impacts on you in both the short and longer term. This event is suitable for new and experienced mediators in any mediation discipline. Alison Ebbitt Alison has extensive experience as a family mediator, practising since 1999. Her practice includes family mediation, supervised contact and support work with children.  Alison’s practice also includes workplace dispute…

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February 2020

Not So Simple: Mediation in Simple Procedure

5th February @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
University of Strathclyde, Scottish Universities Insight Institute, Collins Building, Richmond Street
Glasgow, G1 1XQ United Kingdom
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Join Strathclyde Mediation Clinic for a live, interactive demo, providing a rare glimpse of mediators at work. Now that ADR is embedded in the rules of court it is important that legal practitioners and the judiciary have a clear picture of what takes place in mediation. This evening CPD session will: • showcase skills and techniques • explain the Clinic's 'activist mediator' approach • address the key question of why parties settle This is a free event but registration is…

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