Delve into the transformative power of perspective taking in resolving conflicts. In a world where diverse opinions and competing interests are inevitable, the ability to empathize and understand different viewpoints is a crucial skill. Explore how perspective taking works, examine its limitations, and discover practical strategies and insightful techniques that will empower you to support your clients to be able to see things from different perspectives for increased understanding.

In the webinar you will:

Learn about perspectives and how perspective taking works.

Explore some of the barriers to perspective taking in conflict.

Discover techniques and tips to support your clients to be able to see things from different perspectives.

About your trainer

Dr Samantha Hardy is the principal of Conflict Coaching International, and the Director and Lead Trainer for The Conflict Management Academy. She is an experienced mediator and conflict coach and the founder of the REAL Conflict Coaching Systemâ„¢. She provides conflict support to managers and leaders across the world. She also provides professional development training, supervision and mentorship to mediators and coaches who work with clients in conflict.

Sam has been accredited as a mediator under the Australian National Mediation Accreditation System and is a Certified Transformative Mediator by the US Institute of Conflict Transformation. She is a Certified Narrative Coach.

In 2021 Sam was awarded the Australian Resolution Institute Award for Service to Dispute Resolution for her leadership and innovation in the field. She was also awarded 2022 Conflict Coach of the Year at the Australian Dispute Resolution Awards.

Sam holds a PhD in Law and Conflict Resolution, as well as other postgraduate qualifications in adult education.

Sam is a well known trainer and university educator, holding adjunct appointments at a number of universities in Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore and the USA.

Sam has also published widely in conflict resolution, including her books Dispute Resolution in Australia, Mediation for Lawyers and Conflict Coaching Fundamentals: Working with Conflict Stories.

I want to see things from different perspectives!