Solution Talk is actively involved in a number of networks including North West Mediation Network and Midlands Mediation Network. Solution Talk Partner's are also Board Members with the College of Mediators.

NORTH WEST MEDIATION NETWORK 

OUR VISION

  • To be a centre of excellence for skilled professional mediators in the North of England
  • And to raise awareness and provide a responsive, sustainable and accessible service for all

OUR MISSION

  • To work collaboratively and share best work practices
  • To provide group and peer supervision
  • Be a regional voice to promote the profession, ensure mediators are seen as professional and lobby for service standards
  • To provide quality training
  • Be a forum for mediators and mediation services

OUR VALUES

  • Professional
  • Value each others time and be committed to the network
  • Be inclusive
  • Self development
  • Solution focused and constructive
  • Forward thinking
  • Mutual respect

2018 NETWORK EVENTS

  • 27 February 2018, 10am to 3pm - "What Does Mediation Mean To You" by Faye Bussin BA (Hons) AMCM, Manchester Mediators & "The LGBT Family in Mediation" by Stuart Hanson FMCA, Direct Mediation Services @ Shoosmiths, The XYZ Building, 2 Hardman Boulevard, Spinningfields, Manchester, M3 3AZ
  • 8 May 2018, 10am to 3pm - High Stakes Conflict by Prof. Liz Stokoe, Loughborough University @ Manchester venue to be confirmed
  • October 2018, 10am to 3pm - details & date to be confirmed

For more information or to book a place at the next network event then contact us. Some feedback from the February & May 2017 event can be found on our Testimonials page.

MIDLANDS MEDIATION NETWORK - "Connecting Mediators"

The Midlands Mediation Network is an inclusive group of people interested in working together to raise the profile of mediation as a positive means of resolving conflict.  The network will act to ensure the effective development and sharing of information and good practice within all aspects of mediation.

NEXT EVENTS

  • 8 March 2018 - 10am to 3.30pm - more details to follow 

For more information contact the Events Co-ordinator or check out the website.

COLLEGE OF MEDIATORS

The College of Mediators is a membership body for mediators working in all areas of practice, family, workplace, community, intergenerational, commercial, restorative practice and more.

The College is an independent standards setting organisation which approves mediation training providers.

NEXT EVENTS

  • June 2018 - Annual Conference - London 
  • September 2018 - Community Mediation Conference - Milton Keynes

For more information contact the College or check out the website.

MEDIATION AWARENESS WEEK 2018 

MEDIATION EVENTS  

    • 22 November 2017 - Inheritance Mediation Workshop - Bolton - email ed.johnson@northwestmediation.co.uk to book your place.  If you are a CMC member or mention Solution Talk at time of booking you will receive a 20% discount of the standard £100 price for this one day workshop.


Mediation Events & Mediator Networking