Building A Satisfying Collaborative Practice

Date(s) - 02/18/21 - 02/19/21
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm


February 18, 2021 – 1:00pm to February 19, 2021 – 4:00am

Event type: 

IACP Event

Building a Satisfying Collaborative Practice – a two-day basic online course offered in a joint venture between IACP and Forrest “Woody” Mosten.

This two-day workshop provides a practical model for implementing client-centered Collaborative strategies into your profession. You will learn new ways to represent clients well while staying out of court and explore the personal and ethical dimensions of Collaborative problem-solving. Interdisciplinary practitioners will benefit from this training, including lawyers, mediators, mental health professionals, paralegals, and financial professionals.

Day 1 – Thursday, February 18, 2021 – noon-3:00 pm PST

Developing Your Peacemaking Signature

Assuring Your Paradigm Shift

Peacemaking View of Clients and Ourselves

Kaizen: The Commitment to Collaborative Excellence: A Daily Practice

How Full Time Peacemaking Can Improve Profitability

Implementing Your Peacemaker Self-Survey

Using Interdisciplinary Collaborative Expertise to Serve Clients in Mediation

Understanding Uni-Disciplinary, Multi-Disciplinary, and Inter-Disciplinary Perspectives

Expanding Outcomes for Separating Parties—Using IACP Research

The Synergy of Collaborative Practice and Mediation

Coaching Clients in Mediation

Use of a Disqualification Clause in Mediation


Day 2 – Friday, February 19, 2021 – noon-3:00 pm PST

Getting More Cases by Refining Your Consultations and Marketing

Highlights of Thursday

Using the First Meeting to More Effectively Enroll Collaborative Cases

Talking Points for the First Client Meeting

Informed Consent as a Practice Building Tool

Flexible Collaborative Models to Increase Cases

Creatively Modifying the Participation Agreement To Meet Client Needs

Creating Your 2021 Strategic Plan

Putting Your Peacemaker Self-Survey to Work: Highlighting Your Strategic Plan

Redesigning Your Practice to Support Your Peacemaking

Next Steps


TRAINING CONCLUDES: New Peacemaking Chapter in Your Practice Starts On Monday Morning



– Attendance is limited to 35 registrants

– This class is a prerequisite for our March 2-5, 2021 “Training for Trainers” course


Have questions about the training?

Contact Woody Mosten at



Location: This course is being offered online in Zoom format.  Access details will be included in your confirmation receipt.


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IACP member and trainer, Woody Mosten


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Price info: 

Registration: $250 for active IACP Members, $350 for non-members