Cultural Dimensions in Multi-Cultured Dispute Resolutions
This intercultural course is designed to advance, promote and support professionals in negotiation, facilitation, dialogue, mediation, and, litigation, among others, who are working in increasingly diverse and multi-cultured environments. In this online and in-real time, interactive course, participants will be introduced to Intercultural Theories and Models which give an overview of how to avoid stereotyping and misinterpretations when setting up and participating in conflict resolution practices. Course attendees from all over the world will better comprehend culture as a tool to understand and foresee patterns of cultural behaviors in order to help people from different cultures communicate optimally with one another.
Dates & Times
- Friday, October 8 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT
- Saturday, October 9 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm EDT
- Thursday, November 4 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm EDT
- Thursday, November 11 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm EST
Please note: Class is limited in size. Class registration closes one week before registration.
Ms. Caser holds a European Master’s Degree in Mediation. She has been working as a trainer and coach in the EU. Ursula specializes in intercultural dimensions and communications. She has been leading intercultural awareness coaching programs in institutional, organizational and individual training sessions for the last many years. www.uc-mediation.eu
Ms. Cole is a former President and Chair of the Board Mediators Beyond Borders International and has been a force for mediation over the past several decades. In 1990 as Chair of the Civil Justice Reform Act Commission, she recommended to the Federal Judges in the Middle District of Florida use of mediation in their civil case management process. They accepted and became the first Federal District to do so. During that same time, she worked with the (now called) Florida Supreme Court Dispute Resolution Center to set up the first state court related mediation program in the United States. She is a Mediation Specialist who has worked and lived in developing rule-of-law countries, Bulgaria, Jordan, Kosovo, and Sri Lanka. She is a full-time domestic and international mediator and mediation trainer who is Harvard-trained and mediation certified by the Florida Supreme Court and, internationally, by the International Mediation Institute (“IMI”) in The Hague. LynnCole.com
Completion of this course earns four (4) credit hours of interactive, virtual classroom time.
199.00 US Dollars
Or other foreign currency equivalent at current rates