Refresher Programme on Psychology of Mediation at Kalpetta

The ninth in the series of Refresher Programme on Psychology of Mediation for the mediators of Kalpetta Judicial District was held at Wyndvalley Garden Resort, Kalpetta, on 25.11.2017. The Programme commenced at 9 am. Sri. P.K. Aravinda Babu, Director, Kerala State Mediation and Conciliation Centre delivered a brief introductory remarks about the refresher programme. Sri. E. Ayyoob Khan, Chairman , Taluk Legal Services Authority and Additional District Judge , Kalpetta, welcomed the participants. Dr. V. Vijaya Kumar, District Co-ordinator and Principal District Judge, Kalpetta delivered Presidential address. Hon’ble Mr. Justice Sunil Thomas , Member, Board of Governors, Kerala State Mediation and Conciliation Centre, inaugurated the function. 24 mediators of Kalpetta Judicial district were called to attend the programme and 22 mediators attended the refresher programme. The programme in three sessions commenced with the topic Psychology of Mediation by Sri. Anoop Vincent, Psychologist and Psychiatrist. 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.V.P.Thankachan, Mediator Trainer, KSMCC. In the concluding session at 3.30 pm, Hon’ble Mr.Justice Sunil Thomas, Member, Board of Governors, KSMCC, interacted with the participants. Sri.T.U.Babu, Co-ordinator (Mediator) extended vote of thanks.

Wyndvalley Garden Resort, Kalpetta,25/11/2017