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Continuing Ed. programs to be offered at MSU, Mankato

Dispute resolution/mediation and family mediation programs offered to faculty and staff.



Faculty and staff are invited to register for two continuing education programs which will be held at MSU, Mankato and Edina campuses. Both will focus on dispute resolution and mediation. 

  •  Dispute Resolution/Civil Mediation

        (March 22, 23, 29 and 30 in Edina)

Participants will enhance professional skills, problem-solving skills and personal life. They will learn the causes of conflict and mediator tools and strategies for effective dispute resolution through discussion, demonstration, participation, self-evaluation and assistance from experienced coaches. Participants will learn mediation skills to facilitate creative, collaborative processes in assisting individuals and groups in employing productive solutions to disputes and problems.

This thirty-hour course conducted over four days focuses on mediation skills development.
For more information about Dispute Resolution/Civil Mediation please go to

  • Family Mediation

       (April 26, 27; May 3, 4 and 5 in Edina)

       (June 13, 14 15, 18 and 19 in Mankato)

Family mediation is an alternative to family court designed to assist parents in creative, collaborative co-parenting, and resolving issues in the best interest of children. It is a cooperative and constructive way to resolve differences and plan for the future. Training meets all Rule 114 requirements for qualified neutrals under Minnesota Supreme Court office of Education and Organizational Development and MN Continuing Legal Education.

For more information about Family Mediation please go  to


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