2016 Workshops: Dates & Times

Thursday 11/17, 2:00-3:30 pm

    1. Circles and Trauma Healing—Bette Hoover 
    2. Community Conferencing: How It’s Done & Why It Works—Nikki Glass, Vince Taylor & Misty Fae
    3. “Tim Talks”:  Intended to allow attendees to hear a bit less about several topics during a single workshop
      1.  Involving Higher Education Students in Peer Mediation & Proactive Circles in K-12 Schools—Barbara Grochal 
      2. Pay It Forward:  RJ at Home and School—Toran Hansen 

 Friday 11/18, 9:45-11:15 am

    1. Teachers for Tomorrow: Innovative Partnership Promoting Teacher Diversity—Renee Foose 
    2. Talking About Race, Class, Power & Privilege in Circle-Keeping Practices—Anna Bean 
    3. Collaborative Processes for Police Community Relations—Lorig Charkoudian 
    4. Restoring Conversations about Animal & Human Interactions—Gary Norman and Debra Vey Voda-Hamilton 

 Friday 11/18, 11:30 am-1:00 pm

    1. Using Restorative Practices to Address Campus Climate—Jeff Cullen 
    2. Peacemaking Circles for Just Relationships—Charito Calvachi-Mateyko 
    3. Why Girls Fight; Turning From Conflict Toward Service—Suzanne McMurtray
    4. Restorative Justice: An Invitation to Come to the Table—Rev. Dr. Barbara Morton 

 Friday 11/18, 2:30-4:00 pm

    1. Circle Discussing Outcomes of RP in Schools: How do we scale up head and heart?  Can, should we?—Nancy Riestenberg 
    2. Alternatives to Violence Project meets African Drumming—David Williams
    3. Positive Outcomes for Troubled Youth—Diane Haggis 
    4. “Tim Talks”— Intended to allow attendees to hear a bit less about several topics during a single workshop
      1. Forgiveness and Restoration—Lynette Grace 
      2. Redefine Your Mind To Foster Compassionate Mindfulness—Derrick Bey
      3. We Must Warn Our Children—Betty May