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On demand | Webinar | Working with emotions in conflict: recent emotions research and what it means for conflict resolution practitioners

with Dr Samantha Hardy

On demand | Online
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Working with emotions in conflict: recent emotions research and what it means for conflict resolution practitioners


Dr Samantha Hardy presents a three-part series on working with emotions in the conflict resolution context.

In this the first session Samantha explores:

  • Understanding how emotions are constructed - moving beyond the reptilian and thinking brain idea!
  • What practitioners need to know about emotional experience, emotional regulation and emotional expression

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About the speaker

Dr Samantha Hardy

Samantha Hardy provides coaching and training in conflict management and resolution. She practises primarily in the workplace context and in the university sector.

Sam has been accredited as a mediator under the Australian National Mediation System and is a Certified Transformative Mediator by the US Institute of Conflict Transformation. She is a Certified Narrative Coach Practitioner, an experienced conflict coach and the founder of the REAL Conflict Coaching System. She holds a PhD in Law and Conflict Resolution, as well as other postgraduate qualifications in education.

Sam is also a well known university educator, holding adjunct professorial appointments in Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong and the USA.

Sam has also published widely in conflict resolution, including her books:

  • Dispute Resolution in Australia, 3rd Ed. (2014) co-authored with David Spencer
  • Mediation for Lawyers (2010) co-authored with Olivia Rundle
  • Sex, Gender, Sexuality and the Law: Social and legal issues facing individuals, couples and families (2016) co-authored with Olivia Rundle and Damien Riggs.