Transformative mediation offers benefits beyond resolving the dispute. It brings with it a change in the interaction between the parties that makes for improved work environments. You can read about Ohio's new program here.
Transformative mediation allows for direct communication and high quality conversations, exactly what's needed in the mediation of litigated cases. A new video from the Institute for the Study of Conflict Transformation illustrates how it works. You can read about the video here.
Professor Sherry Colb learned a lot in her four day transformative mediation training. You can read about it here.