Coaching and Mediating

Coaching and Mediating

I recently read one of the leading books on coaching: ‘Coaching for Performance’ by Sir John Whitmore.   It made me think about some overlaps between mediating and coaching.  But they are not the same thing.  Sometimes it is helpful to understand mediation by what it...
Inspiring Mediation Training

Inspiring Mediation Training

Recently we published David Santiago’s training blog which gave a Portugese perspective on this subject. This is Brendan’s very interesting viewpoint. What do people want and what do they need from mediation training ? If a trainee is going to actually...
Mediation Training in the Isle of Man

Mediation Training in the Isle of Man

In the summer of 2016, ASM Associate Brendan Schütte, provided accredited mediation training to a group of enthusiastic trainees from across the Island’s public sector departments including the local NHS Service. The motivation behind this initiative came from Nina...
ASM Plus –  Medical Mediation, Early Dispute Resolution, Investigation and Workplace Mediation and Training – Why Are They so Effective? An Address to all Medical Practitioners, NHS Trusts, GP Practices, Healthcare Professionals, their Lawyers, Administrators, Professional Associations and Insurers.

ASM Plus – Medical Mediation, Early Dispute Resolution, Investigation and Workplace Mediation and Training – Why Are They so Effective? An Address to all Medical Practitioners, NHS Trusts, GP Practices, Healthcare Professionals, their Lawyers, Administrators, Professional Associations and Insurers.

Throughout its history, medicine has been strewn with false hopes and false promises. From time to time, one discovers that a long accepted medical practice has been discredited. At present, homeopathy is under scrutiny even though many testify to its effectiveness...