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The Mind and Body in Conflict Resolution With Julia Morelli

Mediators, especially mediators who handle emotionally heavy cases, need to take care of themselves emotionally. A mediator cannot effectively help disputing parties facing difficulty, if they do not take care of themselves first. Little focus goes into mediator well-being. In this recording, Julia Morelli of explains the connection between […]

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Dispute Resolution Through Grassroots Mediation

This episode (catch on YouTube) features Thomas G. Giglione ( & and Hoa Thi Kim Nguyen, the Vice Director of the Hanoi-based Microfinance and Community Development Institute (MACDI – and their discussion with Mac Pierre-Louis ( & regarding the work they’re doing in Vietnam involving grassroots mediations. […]

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Mediation for Non-Lawyers (PRO SE’s)

Tye Bourdony connects with Mac and Natalia to discuss mediation as it relates to pro se individuals, that is mediation participants who are no represented by lawyers. Visit to connect with Tye. Connect with Tye Bourdony at

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General Overview of Mediations in Texas Texas mediations involve mediators helping parties resolve disputed claims in many various areas of areas. Whether the issues deal with family, probate, insurance, or personal injury, or it’s related to basic civils cases involving contracts or real property, Texas mediators help resolve an infinite […]

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Founder and president of Solomon’s Way ADR Services, Danette has practiced in the field of ADR for nearly 25 years. Most recently she founded and serves as the Executive Director of the West Texas Community Mediation Center in Big Spring, Howard County, Texas. Continue reading profile on mediator map…

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Kimberly Barahona

BARAHONA CONSULTING & MEDIATIONSTART MEDIATIONAbout Me: Kimberly Barahona believes in the process of mediation as a powerful tool to assist families, individuals and organizations resolve disputes through facilitated communications. Ms. Barahona approaches each mediation with an open mind. As a neutral third party, she helps clients find solutions that fit [...] Read more


A family law litigation attorney since 1991, Fran Brochstein has helped thousands of parties over the years, both in the courtroom in her days as a staff lawyer with the Houston Volunteer Lawyers Program, and outside the courtroom as a mediation expert. Continue reading profile on mediator map…

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Dr. Ewa Kosowska-Korniak

Dr. Ewa Kosowska-KorniakSTART MEDIATIONAbout Me: I am passionate about mediation, and indulging in good conversation. I am attentive to other people. My aim is to inspire others to work on themselves and their relationships with the environment. I am a trainer of the psychosocial skills workshop – and have a [...] Read more

Donna Ross

Donna Ross, LL.M., FCIArb, PRISTART MEDIATIONAbout Me: I am an LIV-accredited specialist mediator, arbitrator and commercial lawyer with extensive experience in alternative dispute resolution across several continents. I advise and represent clients in contract and settlement negotiations, teach dispute resolution and negotiation, in addition to serving as a neutral in [...] Read more