Should Workplace Conflicts use Mediation?

office full of workers

©2017 Bill Eddy, LCSW, Esq. and L. Georgi DiStefano, LCSW Mediators are being increasingly asked to help resolve workplace conflicts in a peaceful, non-litigated manner. However, at the same time, concerns in the workplace about bullying and unequal relationships have seemed to discourage face-to-face mediation. Can these two trends be reconciled? It’s important to address […]

The Mediator’s Role in Decision Making

©2017 John C Edwards, Esq. In a previous article, I wrote about the importance of leaving the critical decision making up to the parties to a mediation, especially if the party has a “high conflict personality.”  (I will refer to people with a high conflict personality as an HCP.)  As a mediator, my goal is […]