Facilitative Mediation &
Alternative Dispute Resolution
The Resolution Center is dedicated to enhancing the peaceful resolution of all forms of disputes by providing and promoting the use of appropriate alternative dispute resolution and collaborative problem solving processes that emphasize cooperation, collaboration and communication.
Mediation Training for
Businesses & Individuals
Our Customized Conflict Resolution Training workshops and one-day seminars to teach organizations how to prevent and resolve conflicts. For those who wish to serve as mediators, we offer, 40-Hour Mediation Skills Training course that satisfies the requirements of Michigan Court Rule 2.411.
Peer Mediation Initiative:
Student & Youth Based Programs
The Resolution Center has credentialed trainers to implement Peer Mediation into elementary, middle, and high schools. Peer mediation is problem solving by youth with youth. It is a process by which two or more students involved in a dispute meet in a private, safe and confidential setting to work out problems with the assistance of a trained student mediator.
- 2016 Youth Programs Snapshot
Thanks to your generous support we were able to serve the following schools in 2016: Clintondale High, East Detroit High, Kelly Middle School, Kellwood High School and New Haven High School. Additionally, we began servicing Sterling Heights High School in January 2017!...
- Restorative justice serves as alternative to ‘zero tolerance’ policies at New Haven school
David Gillis has contracted with New Haven Community Schools as its restorative practices coordinator for the past five years....
- Evening at the Movies 2017
An Extravaganza of Fun to Benefit The Resolution Center’s Youth and School Based Programs. Help Support Peer Mediation & Restorative Justice Initiatives...