Conflict management has moved away from the courtroom to mediation sessions with a trained mediator. COVID has caused a backlog in legal proceedings resulting in court dates being set as far off as 18 months. Court Ordered Mediation has become a norm. Some Judges order Civil Mediation before booking court dates, hoping that conflicts are resolved outside of a courtroom. My business and medical background-position me to help disputants reach a collaborative solution that honors all parties’ shared interests.
Bio-Ethics Mediation rises to the forefront with the aging population and healthcare disputes. Disputes among healthcare teams, end-of-life decisions, and care of the elderly estates are among a few that can benefit from the addition of a trained mediator.
Certificate: Rule 31 Civil Mediation using the ADR model
Rule 31 Mediators helps individuals resolve conflicts by assisting clients to:
Improve communication between disputants
Resolve the disputants underlying conflicts
Prevent Problems from recuring
Empower disputants to make their own decisions
Reach mutually agreeable solutions
Avoid the involvement of the judicial/legal system.
Certificate: HealthCare and Elder Care Mediation. InAccord Model
The InAccord approach to mediation provides clients with tools that to use in the future.
Specializing in healthcare and eldercare disputes, bioethics, family-provider disputes, elder abuse, and common billing and insurance conflicts.
Mediators Without Borders: Certifications in Mediation, Applied Mediation Practice, and Professional Healthcare and Eldercare Mediation.
My unique background and education prepared me to open a mediation practice. Critical care nursing developed my assessment skills, hiring, building, and training teams laid the foundation to manage conflict and help individuals problem-solve and reach mutually acceptable agreements. Nursing and Psychology played significant roles in the desire to pursue mediation. As our society ages and complex decisions involving aging parents are the norms, mediators play critical roles in eldercare, Building teams,
240-hour Elder and Health Care Mediation Training
B.S Psychology. Tennessee State University
M.B.A University of MD
RN Associate Degree TSU
David Lipscomb: Institute For Conflict Management 40-hour training
Notary & Certified Signing Agent