Refresher Programme on Psychology of Mediation at Alappuzha

The eighth in the series of Refresher Programme on Psychology of Mediation for the mediators was held at Hotel Bonanza, Alappuzha on 18.11.2017. The Programme commenced at 9 am on 06.10.2017. Sri. P.K. Aravinda Babu, Director, Kerala State Mediation and Conciliation Centre delivered a brief introductory remarks about the refresher programme. Sri. K.M. Balachandran, District Co-ordinator and Principal District Judge, District Mediation Centre, Alappuzha, welcomed the participants. Hon’ble Mr. Justice A. Muhamed Mustaque , Member, Board of Governors, Kerala State Mediation and Conciliation Centre delivered Presidential address. Hon’ble Mr. Justice C.T. Ravi Kumar, inaugurated the function. 72 mediators of Alappuzha district were called to attend the programme and 65 mediators attended the refresher programme. The programme in three sessions commenced with the topic Psychology of Mediation by Smt. Zaileshia. G., Clinical Psychologist. The topic on psychology covering extensively the important aspects of psychology in mediation was conducted from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm. The Third session, a joint session for the Mediators and nominated Advocates, on the subject drafting of agreement, was conducted by Sri.K.K.Vijayakumar, Mediator Trainer, KSMCC. In the concluding session at 3.30 pm, Hon’ble Mr.Justice A.Muhamed Mustaque, Member, Board of Governors, KSMCC, interacted with the participants. Sri.V.Udayakumar, Sub Judge and Secretary, District Legal Services Authority, Alappuzha, extended vote of thanks.

Hotel Bonanza, Alappuzha11/11/2017