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Upcoming events

    • April 26, 2018
    • 8:00 AM
    • May 01, 2018
    • 5:00 PM
    • Abromson Center, University of Southern Maine, Portland

    40-hour Certificate Program in Mediation

    Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Monday, Tuesday

    April 26, 27, 28, 30, May 1, 8:00 - 5:00

    Abromson Center, University of Southern Maine Portland Campus

    Cost:  $1,445.00

    40-hour Certificate Program Information and Registration

    Or go to registration system, create a profile (look for the yellow "sign in" button)

    If you would like to be on the mailing list for alerts to future programs, please email usmpdp@maine.edu.


    • May 17, 2018
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Westrum House, 22 Union Park, Topsham, Maine

    Consumer Law Training for Mediators

    Thursday, May 17th – 9:00 am – 12:00 noon

    Westrum House, 22 Union Park, Topsham, Maine

    Community Mediation Services, a program of Volunteers of America Northern New England presents Consumer Law, a 3-hour course covering consumer and debtor/creditor law.  It is designed to help individuals meet the training requirements needed to apply to the Maine Court Alternative Dispute Resolution Services (CADRES) Small Claims Mediator Roster.  

    Consumer Law will cover the basic knowledge mediators need in relation to:

    • Warranties – Express & Implied
    • Consumer Contracts
    • Estimates
    • Landlord - tenant Issues
    • Automobile issues – buying, repairs, responsibilities; and
    • Damages

    Registrations are due by May 4th - Course Fee:  $125 ($100 for CMS Volunteer Mediators).  Note: Successful completion of the basic 40 hour mediation training is a prerequisite for attending this course.  

    For more information, including registration form, please visit: Consumer Law Training Flyer

    or contact Community Mediation Services at 207.373.1140, ext. 229 or via email: mediate@voanne.org.

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    • June 04, 2018
    • June 05, 2018
    • 2 sessions
    • The Opportunity Alliance, 50 Lydia Lane, South Portland, Maine
    Register

    MAINE ASSOCIATION OF MEDIATORS (MAM) presents a Family Law course designed for new mediators who wish to get on the Family Law Court Alternative Dispute Resolution Services (CADRES) roster. Successful completion of the basic 40 hour mediation training is a prerequisite for attending this class.

    FAMILY LAW training provides fifteen (15) hours of family law instruction. Designed for mediators who want to be on the CADRES Family Matters roster or who encounter family law issues in their work, the training covers the three major areas of divorce and family law cases: children, property, and support. Topics include parental rights and responsibilities, marital property, child support, spousal support, post-judgment actions, and other family law issues. During the training, participants will be introduced to relevant statutes, court forms, and mediation agreements. Participants will also be determining child support obligations using the Maine Child Support Guidelines and statutes for a variety of scenarios.

    INSTRUCTOR: Patricia Weidler, Esq., is an attorney who practices as a Guardian ad Litem for Title 22 cases and volunteers as a Guardian ad Litem for Title 19-A cases. Patricia has taught for many years a variety of college, adult education, and high school courses. She has also taught family law and child support workshops for Maine mediators for several years. Prior to her current practice, Patricia practiced family law with an Auburn law firm.

    Registration and Fee must be received by May 29, 2018.

    Cancellation Policy: Fee will be refunded, less $50 deposit, if request is received by May 29, 2018. Later cancellations will be refunded only if space is filled.

    Fee includes light snacks and beverages. 

    Participants are responsible for bringing their own lunch to class each day.

    • June 13, 2018
    • 8:30 AM
    • June 14, 2018
    • 4:30 PM
    • Abromson Center, University of Southern Maine, Portland

    Mediation Skills for Leaders

    Thursday, June 13, and Friday, June 14,  8:30 - 4:30

    Abromson Center, University of Southern Maine, Portland Campus

    Mediation Skills for Leaders Information and Registration

    Or go to registration system, create a profile (look for the yellow "sign in" button)

    If you would like to be on the mailing list for alerts to future programs, please email usmpdp@maine.edu


    • June 13, 2018
    • 8:30 AM
    • June 22, 2018
    • 5:00 PM
    • 50 Lydia Lane South Portland, Maine

    Enroll Early! Registration is limited

    40-HOUR BASIC MEDIATION TRAINING

    June 13, 14, and 15, 2018 (Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday)

    June 21 and 22, 2018 (Thursday, Friday)

    8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    50 Lydia Lane South Portland, Maine

    $850, $750 Early Bird rate if registered by April 30, 2018

    *For CLE credit add an additional $35 to registration fee

    Maine CLE available

    For more information contact:

    Elaine Bourne at mediate@voanne.org or 207.373.1140 ext. 229

    Karen Groat at karen.groat@opportunityalliance.org or 207.523.5079

    Co-Sponsored by Community Mediation Services - Volunteers of America Northern New England & The Opportunity Alliance. 

    To register: see flyer  40 Hour Mediation Training Flyer

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