I found this training to be absolutely invaluable. I’ve taken it twice now and am amazed by how thoroughly Sharyn, Melva and Gillian are able to convey so much information and practical hands on experience. I really f... More Testimonials
The trainers at Finding Common Ground Mediation Training are all dedicated Mediators with successful practices. Together they have more than 40 years of experience in mediation and offer the most comprehensive mediation training available.
The Trainers at Finding Common Ground™ – Melva Warriner, Gillian Brady and Sharyn Kaplan. Join our next Training and learn all about the 5 Stages of Mediation!
Sharyn Kaplan, JD, LCSW, has been offering Mediation Training for over ten years. Sharyn has now partnered with Attorney Mediators Gillian Brady and Melva Warriner to form a new team of trainers who are all passionate about mediation. At Finding Common Ground, our goal is to present a wide array of mediation trainings to help you enhance or build your own practice.
If you are interested in a truly comprehensive family law mediation training, we welcome you to join our next training!
We offer trainings of the highest quality so that our trainees can go on to become truly excellent mediators who make a difference for the many families who can benefit from mediation.
Who Will Benefit
Family Law Attorneys who would like to add Mediation to their Practice
Mental Health Professionals who Mediate Custody and Parenting Plans
All Collaborative Law Team Members
Litigators who want to Enhance their Settlement Skills & Strategies
Master Mediation Skills
Understand the Stages of Mediation
Learn Impasse-Breaking Techniques
Identify Ethical Dilemmas in Mediation
Gain Comfort in Unique Mediation Situations
Enhance Settlement Tools and Strategies
40 Hour Mediation Training - TO BE DETERMINED (Usually in Fall and Spring)
How to Build Your Mediation Practice From the Inside Out - TO BE DETERMINED, OR BY GROUP REQUEST
Why Choose Us
We offer the most comprehensive family law mediation training available. Finding Common Ground Mediation Training uses several different trainers, all with unique areas of expertise so that you will never be bored! We promise to make your training experience fun, challenging and real. We also promise to treat you well with catered breakfasts and lunches every day, and plenty of hot coffee, tea and snacks to keep you going all afternoon.
Finding Common Ground™ Mediation Training
2100 Northrop Avenue, Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95825-3922