In the News

What do your fighting friends have in common? You.

Published: Chicago Tribune
August 4, 2013

That old axiom about three being a crowd is never truer than when two out of three are fighting. Playing the neutral third party while your friends engage in all-out battle is exhausting and precarious. Handle it right and everyone’s happy. Handle it wrong and all three of you could end up parting ways…Read rest of article.


Radio Interview

Radio Station: KFKA 1310
February 28, 2013


Book Nook – Mediator in a Box: another tool for conflict resolution

Published: Whatcom Dispute Resolution Center Newsletter
February 19, 2013

“Village Books holds author events and readings almost every day in their lovely, three-storey bookstore. They’ve become a community center in this way, hosting thinkers and writers and facilitating conversation around books, arts, and ideas…” Read rest of article.


Q&A: Fort Collins resident helps develop conflict-busting board game

Published: Coloradoan
January 21, 2013

“Mediator in a Box is a conflict resolution tool that’s like a board game. It provides the structure for two people to discuss their different views on an issue and come up with their own solutions. Anyone can use it — spouses, parents and teens, roommates, siblings, newlyweds, schoolmates, co-workers…” Read rest of article.


Sisters bring a mediator into every home

Published: Ames Tribune
January 4, 2013

“For those in need of resolving a conflict with someone, there’s now some help for that. Mediator in a Box is designed for two people who want to talk through an issue that has been bothering them…” Read rest of article.


Game Focuses on Conflict Resolution

Published: Gulf Island Driftwood
November 26, 2012

“Boxing it out may not be the first thing that pops to mind when it comes to solving a minor inter-personal conflict, but it’s exactly what creators of a new dispute-resolution tool want people to consider… ” Read rest of article.