Young Persons+Families Mediation Conversion Course

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Young Persons+Families Mediation Conversion Course

Starting on 02 . 09 . 15 to Starting on 03 . 09 . 15

This two day course is for experienced mediators who are looking to widen their skills and practice into the young people/homelessness arena.

The training is delivered by Ian McDonough from the Scottish Community Mediation Centre and Christine McInally from Amber Mediation and Support for Young People and their Families [part of Edinburgh Cyrenians].

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course you will have:
- Gained an understanding of the similarities + differences between community mediation and young people/families mediation
- Learnt about differing models of delivery
- Had the opportunity to practice through role plays elements of the mediation process, including a mediation meeting
- Learnt about power imbalances in Young People/Families Mediation
- Developed an awareness of child protection and safety issues

Accreditation details:

The course counts as CPD, 12 hours.