Job opportunities: FDR practitioners needed to support a nationwide “blitz” on family law cases

  OPPORTUNITY FOR FDR PRACTITIONERS ACROSS AUSTRALIA The national Attorney-General’s Department recently announced an EXCITING opportunity for all accredited Family Dispute Resolution Practitioners to obtain extra work throughout Australia helping to clear a backlog of family law cases. Please see below a copy of the letter issued by the department including details on how to … More Job opportunities: FDR practitioners needed to support a nationwide “blitz” on family law cases

Introducing Mediators Beyond Borders International (MBBI)

We are very pleased to share a special guest post from Ken Waldron introducing Mediators Beyond Borders International to the Conflict Resolvers Network. Mediators Beyond Borders International (MBBI) I understand that some of you may already be aware of and involved in the Mediators Beyond Boarders International. However, for those of you who are not please … More Introducing Mediators Beyond Borders International (MBBI)

Professional development: Facilitating Effective Groups 27/02 – 1/03 in Brisbane

Facilitating Effective Groups 27 February – 1 March 2018 in Brisbane The Dispute Resolution Branch of the Queensland Department of Justice and Attorney is offering a 3-day professional development course in Facilitating Effective Groups. The program focuses on improving participants skills in managing conflict in work groups and facilitating and motivating group decision-making processes. Participants … More Professional development: Facilitating Effective Groups 27/02 – 1/03 in Brisbane

NEWS FLASH: CMR 2018 Professional Development Program released

The JCU CMR Program has released the 2018 Professional Development Program. This year the program will offer the following PD sessions at the JCU Townsville City campus: Negotiation Facilitation Facilitative Mediation Practice Conflict Coaching Cross-cultural Conflict Resolution Workplace Conflict Management Please click here to access or download the CMR 2018 Professional Development Flyer or click here to register … More NEWS FLASH: CMR 2018 Professional Development Program released

The power of forgiveness: ‘When “sorry” seems to be the hardest word – but I don’t care’

Many of you will know Judith Rafferty (nee Herrmann) as one of the JCU CMR Program lecturers. What you may not know is that, as part of her PhD research, Judith has undertaken a great deal of  work assessing the experiences of female survivors of conflict-related sexual violence with transitional justice processes. A blog post … More The power of forgiveness: ‘When “sorry” seems to be the hardest word – but I don’t care’

Job opportunity: Associate Professor JCU Conflict Management & Resolution Program

  ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR – JCU CMR PROGRAM An exciting and unique opportunity exists for a dynamic and experienced leader to join JCU as the Associate Professor of the Conflict Management and Resolution (CMR) Program. The successful candidate will have responsibility for leading the CMR program and team, using their teaching and academic experience and expertise … More Job opportunity: Associate Professor JCU Conflict Management & Resolution Program