Gerry O'Sullivan Mediator's Toolkit book

 Mediation Questions Training

A workshop based on the ‘S Questions Model’ as developed in ‘The Mediator’s Toolkit: Formulating and Asking Questions for Successful Outcomes’

Dates for late 2018/early 2019 are not available yet

Aims and Objectives of the workshop

To introduce and give an overview of the purpose and focus of the ‘S Questions Model’ – both theoretically and in practice. The ‘S Questions Model’ has been developed by Gerry OSullivan and is introduced and developed in her book - ‘The Mediator’s Toolkit: Formulating and Asking Questions for Successful Outcomes’. It is published by New Society Publishing, Canada

Participants will:

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Please note the dates are yet to be confrmed


Summary of the Book
The Mediator’s Toolkit: Formulating and Asking Questions for Successful Outcomes


Knowing how to formulate and ask incisive questions to get to the core of a conflict, challenge entrenched thinking, and shift perspectives are the main challenge for mediators and the key to successful conflict resolution. The Mediator’s Toolkit employs the author’s powerful “S Questions Model,” to provide readers with the skills and tools to develop and ask strategic questions that result in successful outcomes in any context. The S Questions Model toolkit dives into four dimensions of successful questions for mediation: the subject matter dimension, the structure dimension, the information seeking dimension, and the shifting thinking dimension. The toolkit clearly explains:

This essential practical guide will radically sharpen, focus, and improve the questioning skills of qualified mediators, students, lecturers, trainers, and those using questions to challenge and effect change, in any context.

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