Past Events

bluesquare-tiny 8th Annual World Mediation Congress

Sponsored by:  InterNational Academy of Dispute Resolution, Drake University Law School, and The Iowa State Bar Association

November 11 & 12, 2016
Drake Universtiy, Des Moines, IA

Keynote:  Bill Eddy
Bill Eddy is a lawyer, therapist, mediator and the President of High Conflict Institute. He developed the “High Conflict Personality” theory (HCP Theory) and has become an international expert on managing disputes involving high conflict personalities and personality disorders. He provides training on this subject to lawyers, judges, mediators, managers, human resource professionals, businesspersons, healthcare administrators, college administrators, homeowners’ association managers, ombudspersons, law enforcement, therapists and others. He has been a speaker and trainer in over 25 states, several provinces in Canada, Australia, France and Sweden.

Additional workshop topics include

  • ADR in the Brexit
  • Building Bridges or Walls?
  • Labor Mediation
  • Ethics Panel
  • International Growth of Mediation
  • Psychology of Mediation
  • Family Law Mediation
  • Community Mediation
  • Mediation as a First Response

Cost $250. Register online HERE

CLE 15 hours have been applied for, including 3 hrs of ethics


Iowa Association of Mediators Spring Conference
May 07-08, 2105
Stoney Creek Inn – Johnston, IA

Emotional Vampires
Managing High Conflict Personalities in Mediation

Presented By John Edwards, High Conflict Institute
Approved for 7.0 CLE Hours

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