Mediation & Conflict Resolution

Learn the fine art of bringing people together in professional and personal contexts

UW-Madison Continuing Studies Mediation and Conflict Resolution programs present strategies to use with challenging situations and people. Human service professionals, clergy, educators and public agency employees can all learn valuable techniques to use in both their professional and personal lives.

At a glance

What: High-quality evidence-based classes, certificates, conferences

Who: Taught by leading researchers and UW-Madison faculty specializing in mediation and conflict resolution

Certification: Programs meet multiple professional requirements and standards for continuing education

Questions? Contact program coordinator Aphra Mednick at or 608‑265-8041

Donna Erez Navot, Director of the University of Wisconsin Law School Mediation Clinic, talks briefly about Mediation Techniques for Managing Conflict, an online Continuing Studies class she teaches.

Upcoming programs
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Oct 29-30, Nov 19-20 8:30am-4:30pm Oct 31, Nov 21 8:30am-2:30pm  •  $995
TW, Dec 2-3, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $295
Mar 18-19, Apr 22-23 8:30am-4:30pm Mar 20, Apr 24 8:30am-2:30pm  •  $995
Start anytime, complete within 1 year  •  $95