Interest-Based Mediation Part 1

Interest-Based Mediation, an experiential training program taught in two parts, will introduce and build the communication, active listening and problem-solving skills necessary for effective facilitation of the 6-Step Interest-Based Mediation Process.

Part 1 (14 hours) will be held online and Part 2 (21 hours) will be held in Prince Edward Island (dates TBD). Participants may choose to take only Part 1, however, Part 1 is a pre-requisite for Part 2. For more information, visit

Instructor Kirstin Lund, B.A., LL.B., CFM, has been providing services as a mediator, facilitator, and conflict resolution coach and trainer since 1996. She collaborated in the 1997 development of a UPEI Centre for Conflict Resolution Studies, and has since designed and taught numerous courses in mediation, conflict resolution, and collaboration and communication skills, both at UPEI and through her own company. She is a certified Myers Briggs practitioner specializing in personality type and its impact on conflict management. Kirstin has been an assessor for Family Mediation Canada’s national certification program since 2003. She can be found online at