Inviting Dialogue:
Restorative Justice and Victim Offender Mediation

These training materials support a comprehensive 36-hour program in Victim Offender Mediation. The materials are complete and ready-to-use, ideal for new organizations that lack the resources to undertake the time-consuming task of developing their own materials and training programs. These resources can also enhance the existing training in well-established mediation programs.

Trainee Manual: $40.00
Trainer Manual: $150.00
Training Package: $500.00 (10 trainee manuals, 1 trainer manual,
1 bonus training vhs)

How to Order: Contact CJI at or 604-534-5515.

We accept cheques and money orders payable to "Community Justice Initiatives". Please note that shipping and handling costs are not included in the above prices. Canadian orders are subject to GST.

TRAINEE MANUAL (2004 Revised Edition, 180 pages)

  • In-depth coverage of mediation skills and processes
  • Covers Conflict Resolution and Victim Offender Mediation
  • Includes valuable information about the criminal justice system
  • Offers an understanding of Restorative Justice principles
  • Includes materials for coaches and for assessment of trainees

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TRAINER MANUAL (2004 Revised Edition, 120 pages)

  • Presented in a comprehensive, step-by-step format
  • Can be taught as one complete course or broken into two components:
    1. Conflict Resolution and 2) Victim Offender Mediation
  • Offers clear, specific training objectives for each session
  • Each activity has an explicit purpose and focus
  • Includes materials for coaching and for trainee assessment

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TRAINING VIDEO (50 minutes)

  • Provides a complete overview and model of the victim-offender mediation process
  • Allows trainees to gain a holistic picture of the work they will be doing
  • Breaks the process down into identifiable segments
  • Includes study guide

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  • 10 trainee manuals
  • 1 trainer manual
  • 1 bonus training vhs

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Community Justice Initiatives Association