Restorative Justice Circles affirming worth and remove defenses.

In a discussion about civility, someone used the phase "pre-judge".  Reflecting upon the shortcoming of making assumptions about other people.  I started thinking about the difference between judging and pre-judging. …

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Using Restorative Justice Circle questions to guide and deepen the impact of Circle.

Thought and care to questions when facilitating Restorative Justice Circles is important.  As you get more used to doing Circles and more used to monitoring emotional climate, you start to…

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The Restorative Justice Talking Piece – tangible and physical, abstract and soulful.

From Stephen Covey - the 8th Habit: (The Talking Piece) is one of the most powerful communication tools I've ever seen, because, while it is tangible and physical, it embodies…

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