Join nationally prominant collaborative practice Instructor Chip Rose for extensive Collaborative Practice instruction. 

Extensive written support material included.

Interest-based negotiation is key to accomplishing the best outcomes for our clients and their families. This advanced training will sharpen and improve our interest-based negotiation skills to give clients the best chance for outcomes that are tailor-made, durable, and responsive to the needs and interest of each family.

This interactive and demonstrative training includes:

  • Examining the theory of interest-based negotiation and interpersonal conflict during divorce;
  • Understanding the emotional needs of the clients and how to structure a process they can use effectively;
  • The art of the question and the development of macro goals;
  • Collaborative application of interest-based bargaining principles to financial, family residence, and support issues;
  • Ethical considerations of collaborative negotiating and client representation in an interest-based negotiation process.


Each order of the course is only to be used per one individual. Only one certificate will be issued per order. Group Discounts are available. Please email us at admin@mediate.com or by phone at 541-345-1629 to discuss.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Collaborative Practice at its Best

    • Session 1

    • Session 2

    • Session 3

    • Session 4

    • Session 5

    • Session 6

    • Session 7

    • Course Materials

Instructor(s)

Chip Rose

Chip Rose is a highly experienced divorce mediator previously based in Santa Cruz, California and recently moved to Bend, Oregon. Chip founded The Mediation Center in Santa Cruz in 1980 and is certified as a Specialist in Family Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. In a client-centered process that is completely confidential, Chip has successfully mediated more than 5,000 cases to successful and affordable agreement.