Look for Next * June, 2017
RIMA 24 Hour Divorce Mediation Training:
Divorce Mediation skills training and development in a supervised setting.
Bruce I. Kogan, Esq.
Roger Williams Univ. School of Law
As a tenured Law Professor, Bruce has trained thousands of law students and mediators over the last 40 years.
This twenty-four (24) hour skills development training course is intended to provide mediators who have already completed basic mediation skills training with an understanding of the contexts in which family conflict arises, the various legal and practical issues in play when families disintegrate, and with in-depth training in the skills that a mediator might employ to help the divorcing parties resolve their differences.
SEPTEMBER KICK-OFF EVENT
Annual Membership Meeting and Kick-Off Event
Tuesday September 13, 2016 5:30-8:00 P.M.
Location: Davenport's Restaurant,
East Providence, RI
- Bruce I Kogan Reviews the year
- Approval of Officer Slate
•PRESIDENT: Jeremy Howe
•VICE PRESIDENT: Michele Gousie Geremia
•TREASURER: Frank Geremia
•SECRETARY: Erica Janton
- Jeremy Howe - Overview Looking Forward
- RIMA Training & Event Schedule for 2016-17
Thank you to those who joined us at This Annual "Kick-Off” event. Your presence and participation helped make it an enjoyable and successful event.
We put some photos from the event on-line for your viewing.
We hope you enjoyed the time and conversation with us.
Amazing Evening - We'll be Back Next Year!
CELEBRATE MEDIATION RI 2016
This is our sixth annual "CELEBRATE" event and was the first of its kind in bringing together RI Mediators Association members, judges, interested colleagues and friends, and invited government, business and non-profit interests to celebrate the "Advancement of Mediation in Rhode Island".
This year's theme:
"CALLING or CAREER: The Aims of Mediation in the 21st Century"
Frederic Reamer, PhD,
Dr. Reamer is a professor in the graduate program of the School of Social Work, Rhode Island College. He has conducted extensive research on professional ethics and lectured nationally and internationally on the subjects of professional ethics, professional malpractice and liability. He has been involved in several national research projects sponsored by The Hastings Center, the Carnegie Corporation, the Haas Foundation, and the Scattergood Program for the Applied Ethics of Behavioral Healthcare at the Center for Bioethics, University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of many books and articles on professional ethics, criminal justice, and research methods.
He is the producer of the compelling series "This I Believe – Rhode Island", which broadcasts weekly on RI Public Radio. The series is modeled on the national "This I Believe Project".
Join us for this compelling conversation.
Wednesday, April 06, 2016
- This workshop SOLD OUT! -
"Good Faith in Mediation"
An Explorative View of the Importance and Perception of "Good Faith" in Mediation.
Prof. Bruce I. Kogan, Esq. Mediator and Professor of Law, Roger Williams University School of Law
James T. Murphy, Esq.
Jim has a broad base of trial, appellate, municipal and general counsel experience across a full spectrum of practice areas.
Join us as Bruce and Jim engage in a conversation about good faith in mediation with Jim speaking from his litigator perspective and Bruce from his mediator perspective.
When; Wednesday, April 06, 2016 5:30 PM
(Registration Opens March 1, 2016)
- Member – $20.00 (USD)
- Non-Member – $40.00 (USD)
Join us for this special discussion of mediation. This is expected to be informative and almost certainly very popular.
2.0 MCLE Credits
-This program is designed to qualify for 2.0 credits. Attorneys seeking Rhode Island MCLE credit must apply via Appendix D on the RI Supreme Court Attorney Portal.
• Networking and "warm-up" - Mix with friends and meet new ones.
•includes Light Sandwich fare and Soft Drinks.
Feb. workshop SOLD OUT
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Watch Video Highlights
"Understanding Social Security"
An Exploration of Issues and Concerns around Social Security and Divorce.
-Jeremy Howe, Esq., Newport Attorney and Mediator
The Law Offices of Jeremy W. Howe, Ltd
Jeremy is an experienced family and elderlaw attorney, Advanced Mediator and author and lecturers on divorce, family and elder law.
-Richard Streitfeld, CPA and Partner,
Aaronson, Lavoie Streitfeld Diaz and Co, PC
Rick provides accounting and financial advice to businesses, entrepreneurs and artists. He leads business workshops for creatives, freelancers and new businesses.
-* Nov. Workshop SOLD OUT *-
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Civil Litigation Matters"
An Exploration of Mediation in Civil Litigation Matters.
William A. Poore Esq.
He will be sharing his views and experiences on creating a robust mediation practice focused on civil litigation cases.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
RWU - Prov. Campus, 150 Washington St. Providence, RI
Saturday, October 01, 2016 9:00 AM (UTC-04:00) • Centerville Seminar Center, 875 Centerville Road, Warwick, RI Bldg. 2, Suite 5
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 4:43 PM •
Thursday, September 24, 2015 1:00 PM •
Monday, August 31, 2015 8:35 AM •
Friday, June 12, 2015 8:30 AM •
Rhode Island Mediators Association
- Advancing Mediation in Rhode Island