Peacebuilding Conversations

Peacebuilding Conversations   Our first Conversation will be held Tuesday, November 17 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm. Located at 98 Alexandria Pike Suite 51, Warrenton, VA   The Piedmont Dispute Resolution Center (PDRC) is hosting a series of Peacebuilding Conversations beginning mid-November.  The conversations are part of the center’s PATH Foundation funded Community Justice & Peacebuilding … More Peacebuilding Conversations

March is Mediation Month!

March Is Mediation Month! March 1, 2018 WHEREAS, 2018 marks the 25th anniversary of the passage of the dispute resolution proceedings statute that continues to play an important role in institutionalizing the use of mediation in the courts in Virginia; and WHEREAS, with continued adherence to the 2002 Virginia Administrative Dispute Resolution Act, numerous governmental … More March is Mediation Month!

PDRC is now offering Virginia Supreme Court Approved Parenting Classes!

PDRC is now offering Virginia Supreme Court Approved Co-Parenting Classes! NEXT CLASS: SATURDAY, JUNE 16, 2018 FROM 9 AM TO 1 PM What is taught? • The effects on children and families when parents split up • The impact of parental conflict on children • Parenting and co-parenting skills • Parenting responsibilities • Financial responsibilities … More PDRC is now offering Virginia Supreme Court Approved Parenting Classes! Downton Abbey Negotiations: A Primer on Surviving in Turbulent Times, Then and Now by Robert Benjamin January 2014 The author offers a ‘spoiler alert’ for those concerned. Some of the subject matter discussed references the current season. January 6, 2014 The PBS television drama series, Downton Abbey, depicting the turbulent social, cultural, and economic … More