Life's Doors Mediation

1710 Douglas Drive N #106, Golden Valley, MN 55429

Phone: (763) 566-2282  Fax: (763) 280-8488

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Susan
Carpenter
Bio

Qualified Neutral Rule 114
Mediator, Coach, Parent Educator in Golden Valley, Minnesota

Susan Carpenter
Mediator, Coach and Parent Educator

Susan was a contributor to the Minnesota Supreme Court's

Child Focused Parenting Time Guide published in 2019.

Qualified Neutral Rule 114

 

  •         Pursuing a Master's Degree in Parent and Family Education

  •         Bachelor's Degree in Psychology

  •         Mediator - Civil and Family Court Rosters

  •         High Conflict Diversion Program Instructor

  •         Trained Parenting Consultant

  •         Trained Parenting Time Expeditor

  •         Trained Parents Forever Instructor

  •         Volunteer at Community Mediation and Restorative Services

  •         Parent Leader for Minnesota Communities Caring for Children

  • (Formerly Prevent Child Abuse Minnesota) 2012- 2015

  •        Adverse Childhood Experiences Study and Family Resilience Trainer

  •        Family Court Enhancement Project Focus Group Participant

  •        High Conflict Central Contributor

21 years experience working with

 

  • High Conflict Families

  • Victims of Domestic Violence

  • Adult Children of Alcoholics/Dysfunction

  • Childhood Trauma​

Education:

  • University of Minnesota

    • In pursuit of Master's Degree in Family Education​​

  • Augsburg College Minneapolis

    • Bachelor's Degree in Psychology

     with an emphasis on:

 

     Communication

            Relationships

            Conflict Resolution

            Family Dynamics       

            Gender differences in:

o    communication styles

o    stress management

o    parenting styles

o    conflict

 

  • Minnesota State Bar Association

        Family Mediation Skills Training

 

  • Community Mediation and Restorative Services

       Civil Mediation Training

 

  • Hamline Mediation Center     

Parenting Consulting Training

Parenting Time Expeditor Training

 

  • highconflict.net

High Conflict Diversion Program Instructor Training

  • Minnesota Communities Caring for Children (formerly Prevent Child Abuse Minnesota)

via Minnesota Department of Health and Human Services:

       Five Protective Factors and Resiliency

       Adult Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) Trainer