Advanced Elder Mediation Professional Development

A timely opportunity for accredited mediators to learn from highly credible leaders of elder mediation.  Adelaide, South Australia, over three days in early April 2019.

This program is designed to expand and enhance your present knowledge and skill level in the fast-emerging field of Elder Mediation. It will suit all full-time, part-time mediators, consultants, coaches and trainers. 

Your expert trainers are Australia’s and Canada’s most experienced elder mediators, who are internationally renowned in their fields.  Associate Professor, Dr Dale Bagshaw together with Judy McCann Beranger bring passion, deep understanding and a wealth of wisdom to this important area of ageing well with constructive relationship outcomes.

Book your registration now.  Three days in Adelaide Wednesday, 3 to Friday 5 April 2019 inclusive and an optional day for videoing your own role play as an elder mediator with peer support on Saturday, 6 April 2019. AUS $1,200.

The course will be held at Relationships Australia offices at 49A, Orsmond Street, Adelaide a short distance from the Adelaide central business district. The course will provide twenty-one (21) hours of CPD towards your accreditation as an Elder Mediator.

To Register

o   Contact Dale Bagshaw by email to apply by providing your name, contact details and a short CV or BIO with details of your mediation training and experience –dale.bagshaw@unisa.edu.au  

o   Or phone Dale on +61 (0) 408 805 641 if you require more information.

Register by Friday 22 February 2019 to secure your place on this course.

Course fee is only AUS $1,200.  Places are limited to 24 participants. Preference will be given to applicants who have completed the three day elder mediation course (or the equivalent) if you apply by Thursday February 17.

Your Specialist Trainers

Judy McCann-Beranger (Canada), founder and Board member of the Elder Mediation International Network (EMIN) -https://elder-mediation-international.net/  – Chair of the EMIN Summits, EMIN certified mediator and highly experienced international elder mediator and trainer.


Associate Professor Dale Bagshaw (Australia)  founder and Chair of the Elder Mediation Australasian Network (EMAN) –www.elder-mediation.com.au  – Board member of EMIN and a member of the EMIN Certification Committee, EMIN certified elder mediator and Australasia’s most experienced elder mediator and trainer.


There will be a course minimum or 12 and a maximum of 24 participants for this valuable learning.

Contact Dale Bagshaw by email to apply by providing your name, contact details and a short CV or BIO with details of your mediation training and experience –dale.bagshaw@unisa.edu.au  

Online payment will not be required until receipt of applications from a minimum of twelve (12) eligible participants.   Instructions for online payments will be provided at that time.

And, for your convenience, we have listed some accommodation choices with closest accommodation to the venue (in order of price):

o   Break free Adelaide (cheapest – apartment style)

o   Adelaide Rockford

o   Stamford Plaza

o   Hotel Grand Chancellor


The course venue at Relationship Australia SA Offices is accessible by trams travelling West from North Terrace to the Entertainment Centre. Orsmond Street is a short walk from the last stop, continuing in the same direction.

We look forward to welcoming you to our Advanced Elder Mediation Professional Development

in Adelaide, 3,4,5 April 2019.