Restorative Justice (RJ) enables all parties affected by offenses to ensure accountability, address the full harm caused by the offenses, and strengthen interpersonal and community relationships. In this interactive 2-day course, participants will learn and practice key skills in RJ conference facilitation, restorative approaches to addressing harm, engaging stakeholders, managing emotional responses, and facilitating agreements to repair harm.
Time: 8:30am-5pm both days
Instructor: Nathalie Thompson
Nathalie Thompson, MA
Nathalie Thompson is a Virginia Supreme Court certified mentor mediator and professional facilitator specializing in mediation, conflict resolution leadership development, meeting facilitation and coaching. Nathalie is member of the Restorative Justice (RJ) leadership team for Northern Virginia Mediation Service (NVMS) working to implement RJ in the Fairfax County, VA school and juvenile justice systems. Her expertise includes conflict prevention and resolution, mediation, conflict coaching; restorative justice practices; building and restoring working relationships; building teams and enhancing teamwork; leadership and management development; career coaching.
A fee equal to 30% of the registration cost of the course will apply for any changes to registration (cancellation, re-scheduling) made less than 10 calendar days in advance. This fee is non-refundable, non-transferable and cannot be applied to future classes.
Refunds may be processed in the following ways: credit to be used on a course of equal or lesser value within a year from being awarded or by check. Please allow 7-10 business days for processing.
Participants who register for the training but do not attend or cancel their registration less than 48 hours prior to the start of the training will be billed the full tuition cost of the training.