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Community Mediation, Inc
  • Hamden, CT
  • United States
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Name of the Organization
Community Mediation
Contact Person
Joe Brummer
Contact phone
2037823514
Website
http://www.community-mediation.org
Interest
Youth, Housing Assistance, Adult Education
Description Interest
We are a nonprofit center providing mediation, conflict management training and facilitation services in the Greater New Haven Area of CT.

Community Mediation, Inc's Blog

IndieGoGo Campaign to Benefit Peer Mediators

Posted on July 23, 2012 at 10:02am 1 Comment

We've finally launched our IndieGoGo campaign to help our peer mediation programs here in the New Haven area, and we couldn't be more excited about it! If you're able to help, just follow the link below for more information; if you are not, but know someone who may be able to, please share this link with them!

What is Facilitation?

Posted on May 31, 2012 at 11:00am 0 Comments

Facilitation is a powerful tool to work with groups to reach their goal. It’s largely group-driven, while the facilitator manages the process so the group can focus on content. Think of the facilitator as the oil for the machine — the oil makes it easier for the pieces of the machine to work together, but the oil doesn’t do the machine’s job.

A facilitator can guide a group from brainstorming and idea-gathering to concrete action steps and results. By managing interactions between…

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What is Mediation?

Posted on May 30, 2012 at 10:30am 0 Comments

Mediation is a consensual, self-determined process in which participants work together with the facilitation of an impartial, trained third party to address the conflict. Mediation provides an opportunity for participants to:

  • clarify issues and interests
  • express feelings
  • explore options
  • be heard
  • craft a voluntary, mutually agreed-upon outcome

Fundamental principles of mediation include:

  • balanced and respectful…
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Conflict Coaching

Posted on May 29, 2012 at 10:30am 0 Comments

Conflict Coaching is one of the many conflict resolution tools used to help individuals, businesses and organizations manage conflict.   Coaching involves consultation and guidance on a specific dispute or conflict to get clear on the needs and to open up new options for strategies to meet those needs.  It can also be used to evaluate and improve personal conflict and communication skills.

Coaching is appropriate for conflicts where mediation is not possible or necessary.  Conflict…

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