Goodbye, and best wishes, Jean!

 Jean MartinezI went to afterschool programs and helped kids shift their perspective on conflict from negative to opportunity…helping them approach conflict in a new way, with more empathy, made me happy! Jean Martinez, Johnson Service Corps Member 2014-2015

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Upcoming Trainings

Communication and Conflict Resolution

Participants will explore the nature of conflict in various settings and recognize the value of good communication skills in applying different approaches to conflict. When: Thursday, August 20th, 2015 9:00am-4:00pm. Where: OWASA more »

Introduction to Mediation Skills

Mediation skills can be applied within a wide variety of situations: an employee dispute, a community controversy or a quarrel between family members.  The mediator acts as an impartial third party to facilitate communication between more »

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