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Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)



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ADR Awareness and Training


ORM offers web-based tools to increase ADR awareness as well as instructor-led training courses.

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ORM Training Catalog

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ADR Workshops


VA mediators are encouraged to continue their growth and development through regulary occurring workshops and training hosted by local Sharing Neutrals Programs as well as the Federal Interagency ADR Working Group's Workplace Section.


 VA Certified Neutrals Teleconferences

May 9, 2012

How to Learn More From Every Mediation

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July 21, 2011

Staying with Conflicts - Audio Transcript 


December 8, 2010

Difficult Mediations - Audio Transcript


September 7, 2010

Mediating from the Heart - Audio Transcript



June 23, 2010

Maintaining Neutrality - Audio Transcript 


PowerPoint Presentations

 National Conflict Resolution Day Workshops

October 18, 2007

A Roadmap for Difficult Conversations

The Bully at Work


October 16, 2008

E-mailing Your Way into Conflict

Across the Generational Divide:
Conflict Resolution at the Workplace