Gerry O'Sullivan
2014/15 Events
Transactional Analysis for Mediators

4th & 5th April 2014


MII Professional Certified Mediation Training

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Bullying/Harassment and HR Issues for Mediators

March 14th, 2014
9.30 – 13.00


Mediation Business Development

March 14th, 2014
14.30 – 17.30


Role Play Practice for Mediators

9th May 2014
17th October 2014


Sharing and Learning for Mediators

15th March 2014
10th May 2014
18th Oct 2014


Approaching work with passion, gentleness, firmness, clarity and energy
Mediators' Institute of Ireland Certified Professional Mediation Training Courses now available
Welcome to the website of O’Sullivan Solutions - If you would like to contact us about the services offered, or the provision of Mediators’ Institute of Ireland Accredited Professional Mediation Training, please do so and Gerry will happily answer your questions.

Professional Mediator Training

Gerry delivers accredited Certified Professional Mediation Training. The words regularly used to describe her training are “passionate” and “exciting” which is why there is usually a waiting list for her training programmes and why O’Sullivan Solutions pass rate is over 96% for the external assessment and 100% for participants’ second attempt. Gerry is also the senior lecturer in the mediation programme delivered through the law faculty of Griffith College. She also delivered mediation training for the University of Limerick’s, “Masters in Peace and Development” programme. Gerry has worked in Israel/Palestine, Cuba, Serbia and Northern Ireland and has delivered conflict and mediation training internationally with Lawyers Without Borders, in partnership with the Director of Training from CEDR, U.K.

Mediation Services

Gerry is a Practitioner mediator of the Mediators’ Institute of Ireland, trained and certified in Organizational & Workplace Mediation, Community Mediation, Civil & Commercial Mediation and as a mediator for family and separating couples..

International Experience and Advocacy

Gerry’s special interest is in international conflict. Gerry has spent many months volunteering in the West Bank providing protection by presence to Palestinians, monitoring human rights breaches , providing support to Palestinian and Israeli peace activists and engaging in advocacy work at EU and Irish Governmental Levels. Gerry trained in "Systemic Peacebuilding, Conflict Transformation and Post-War Recovery and Reconciliation" with the Peace Action Training and Research Institute of Romania (PATRIR) and is she is now an associate with their Department of Peace Operations (DPO ).

Organisational Consultancy and Facilitation

Gerry provides consultancy and facilitation in organizational and project management and development, from project initiation through to project implementation and evaluation. Gerry has conducted over 30 research and qualitative evaluation contracts in Ireland.

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Stolen Children, Stolen Lives

Directed, filmed and produced by Gerry O'Sullivan and edited by Cara Holmes, this moving film shows the arrests and abuses of Palestinian children, aged between 9 and 15, in the West Bank, and outlines the impact on these children and ex-Israeli soldiers. MORE

Mediation demo

Mediation Demonstration

This demonstration of mediation in action was demonstrated live in front of an audience at the Law Faculty, Griffith College, Cork, Ireland in February 2013

Publications

DVD Mediator Training Tutorial
Currently in production and due for release in late 2013

A Mediator's Manual
Currently in production and due for release in late 2013

Mediation News

Draft Mediation Bill 2012

Mediation Context in Ireland