The MLK Space at the City Year New York office is a great resource that we love to share with our partners to run meetings or training whenever possible and we are excited share an upcoming opportunity with our readers. International Institute for Restorative Practices (IIRP) will be leading a four-day training titled, Basic Restorative Practices.
This workshop imparts practical knowledge and skills that can be used immediately in one’s personal and professional life—by those in education, criminal justice, social services, counseling, leadership, the pastoral field, volunteer or other work.
DATE: April 29 & 30 (Mon. & Tues.), May 9 & 10 (Thurs. & Fri.)
TIME: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Registration 8 – 8:30 a.m.)
PLACE: City Year New York, 20 West 22nd Street, 3rd floor, New York, NY 10010
COST: $550 for the 4-day event or $300 for days 1 & 2
Day 1: Introduction to Restorative Practices — From basic concepts to practical strategies to build relationships and respond to problems.
Day 2: Using Circles Effectively — Empowering group processes that engage all parties.
Day 3: Facilitating Restorative Conferences — How everyone impacted by wrongdoing can share how they have been affected and have a say in how to repair the harm.
Day 4: Family Engagement — Engage and empower families with strategies to help them develop solutions to their own problems.