Loading Events

Upcoming Events › KIPCOR Training

Events Search and Views Navigation

January 2020

Practical Skills for Managing Group and Organizational Conflict – January 2020

Kaufman House, 2515 College Ave.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
+ Google Map

Conflict within organizations, from workgroups to whole organizations and communities, can be a critical drain on resources or a major source of growth and creativity. This course focuses on the dynamics of groups and organizations of all sizes, models of both inter- and intra-group conflict and practical intervention techniques. Topics include designing and managing effective meetings and decision-making processes; techniques for large- and small-group problem-solving; and facilitation for consensus. CDRE and CEU Credit pending; Academic credit available (SSC 461) A…

Find out more »

Culture, Gender, and Power in Conflict – January 2020

Kaufman House, 2515 College Ave.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
+ Google Map

Explore the myriad ways that culture, gender, and power differences create conflict and also complicate the understanding and management of conflict. Particular attention will be given to: Culture/gender markers and value patterns, Culture/gender conflict norms, Conflict processing differences across culture/gender , and Ingroup/outgroup power dynamics and conflict. Films and role-plays will be used extensively to allow students to observe and analyze course principles in “real-life” settings. Practical approaches for working with the dynamics of culture, gender, and power will be…

Find out more »

Domestic Case Management and Limited Case Management Training 2020

Kaufman House, 2515 College Ave.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
+ Google Map

The 2020 Supreme Court Rules require ALL Case Managers and Limited Case Managers (new and experienced) to be “approved” by the Office of Judicial Administration (OJA).  This training is OJA-approved and is designed to help you qualify for state approval in Kansas domestic cases involving custody and parenting disputes. Topics include: ¨ Domestic Case Management statutes, Supreme Court & local court rules, appellate cases; ¨ Family dynamics in separation/divorce, including high conflict personalities; ¨ Assessing for and creating parenting plans in the face…

Find out more »

March 2020

HOPE Spring Session 2020

Kaufman House, 2515 College Ave.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
+ Google Map

HOPE consists of five interactive, skill-building, educational classes designed to reduce the negative impact of divorce or separation conflict on children by helping parents learn healthy habits for more positive co-parenting. * Understand your child’s right and need to love both parents * Focus on your child’s needs instead of your own desires * Recognize relationship transitions * Develop effective communication skills * Minimize conflict & manage emotions * Create healthier boundaries while building trust & respect This class consists of five sessions:  March 9 and…

Find out more »

June 2020

Summer Institute: Practical Skills for Managing Interpersonal Conflict (Core Mediation) June 2020

Kaufman House, 2515 College Ave.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
+ Google Map

This unique and highly interactive training will... Equip participants with practical skills for managing interpersonal difference and disagreement. Address the impact of personal style, culture, and power on conflict. Provide technical proficiency in structured-dialogue and mediation techniques. Benefit both potential mediators and others interested in developing better skills for handling the difficult conversations we all face. Who should attend?  Teachers, social workers, managers, business people, counselors, attorneys, court personnel, church leaders, community leaders - and anyone interested in learning more…

Find out more »

HOPE Summer Session 2020

Kaufman House, 2515 College Ave.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
+ Google Map

HOPE consists of five interactive, skill-building, educational classes designed to reduce the negative impact of divorce or separation conflict on children by helping parents learn healthy habits for more positive co-parenting. * Understand your child’s right and need to love both parents * Focus on your child’s needs instead of your own desires * Recognize relationship transitions * Develop effective communication skills * Minimize conflict & manage emotions * Create healthier boundaries while building trust & respect This session consists of five classes:  June 22; July…

Find out more »

Domestic Mediation Training 2020

Kaufman House, 2515 College Ave.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
+ Google Map

This training focuses on application of the mediation process to situations involving divorced or separating parents who cannot agree on issues related to child custody and parenting. Topics include... Divorce as family reorganization Impact of divorce on children Developmentally appropriate parenting plans Working with high conflict families Assessing for domestic violence and abuse Kansas divorce and mediation law Prerequisite: Core-level mediation training; completion of core co-mediations is not required. Register Now

Find out more »

September 2020

HOPE Fall Session 2020

Kaufman House, 2515 College Ave.
North Newton, KS 67117 United States
+ Google Map

HOPE consists of five interactive, skill-building, educational classes designed to reduce the negative impact of divorce or separation conflict on children by helping parents learn healthy habits for more positive co-parenting. * Understand your child’s right and need to love both parents * Focus on your child’s needs instead of your own desires * Recognize relationship transitions * Develop effective communication skills * Minimize conflict & manage emotions * Create healthier boundaries while building trust & respect This session consists of five classes:  June 22; July…

Find out more »
+ Export Events