The purpose of this manual is to provide easy-to-follow instruction in peer mediation training for youth. The methods provided have a documented track record and have been thoroughly tested and proven by the authors, who have been mediating and providing mediation training to youth and adults for over 25 years.
Mediation is an effective alternative to . . .
* Bullying * Fighting *Physical Violence * Verbal Violence
Mediation saves time, energy, and cost spent on conflict by REDUCING . . .
* Punishment * Suspensions * Expulsions * Physical Damage * Emotional Damage * Property Damage
Mediation helps student to meet daily conflicts with improved critical thinking skills.
Mediation also creates a more peaceful environment.