Thursday, October 15, 2009 at:
Moore Brothers Wine Company
33 E. 20th St
New York, NY 10003
CMS creates new approaches to conflict resolution with youth, family and community programs that serve 22,000 individuals each year. Your support will help us continue to serve others.
As promised the answers to the Trivia Game are listed below:
Mediation the word has its origins in the 14th century, derived from the Latin “medius” meaning “middle.”
The United States has served as a mediator between Bolivia and Chile in 1882, and between Russia and Japan in 1905.
The Ego is the mediator between the Superego and the Id.
The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service was created in 1947 after the intense labor unrest that followed World War II.
In 1978 on a world stage, Jimmy Carter, a former naval officer and southern governor, used shuttle diplomacy to mediate peace between two Mediterranean countries.
What nationally certified evidence-based program was the first program at CMS?
Queens Adolescent Diversion Program
Which former senator of the past two decades from a New England state has successfully mediated the 1996 Professional Baseball Strike, had helped mediate the most recent Irish peace accords, and is currently helping diminish conflict in Afghanistan? George Mitchell
Rocco Mediate is a professional Golf player.
CMS is the only organization in New York City that can mediate custody and visitation in family matters in the five borough Family Courts.
Which organization created the first program in New York State to mediate parent-teen conflicts? CMS