Course covers all topics required by Maryland
Circuit Court Rule 17-104 including:
Overview of conflict resolution
Mediation theory and process
Communication skills for effective mediation
Ethics and confidentiality
Special topics including screening, caucus, and power balancing
Rules, statutes, and practices governing mediation in Maryland Circuit Courts
WILLIAMS, M.P.A., M.Ed., Esquire,
has a private practice in mediation and is listed on the rosters for
court-appointed mediation with several circuit courts in Maryland.
Formerly Program Director for the Mediation and Conflict Resolution
Center in Howard County, Barbara has conducted extensive training in mediation
and creative conflict resolution. Having been recognized as a “Certified
Mediator” by the Maryland Council for Dispute Resolution (MCDR), Barbara served
as MCDR President in 2010 and Chair of MCDR’s Certification Committee in
2016. Barbara subscribes to the Maryland Program on Mediator Excellence
and is an Advanced Practitioner Member of the Association for Conflict
Resolution. Barbara holds a Master’s in Public Administration from the
University of Southern California, a Master’s in Education with a focus on
Counseling/Family Therapy from Boston University, and a J.D. from the
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law.
40 credit hours (category 1) approved by
the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners. 40 Continuing Education Hours
approved by the Board of Examiners of Psychologists. 4.0 CEU’s.
$925 (includes $290 in
fees not eligible for waiver or discount). Receive a $50 early
bird tuition discount if you register by April 18.
Thu, Fri: 6:30 p.m. – 9:45 p.m.; and, Sat:
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. May 3 – May 19, 2018.
Gateway Campus of Howard
To Register: Click on www.howardcc.edu Course number is:
To LEARN MORE:
Adrienne Summers at Howard Community College at 443-518-4972 or firstname.lastname@example.org.