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Facilitating restorative group conferences. Trainer’s guide lesson 2: Conferencing and restorative justice.

Minnesota Department of Corrections
June 4, 2015

Source: (2003) Saint Paul, Minnesota: Minnesota Department of Corrections.

The Minnesota Department of Corrections has produced a set of practical materials to guide people who are training others in facilitation of restorative group conferences. Lesson 2 deals with conferencing and restorative justice. Subjects covered by this lesson include the following: lesson objectives; values and concepts of restorative justice; primary stakeholders; victim-offender mediated dialogue; family group conferencing; large group conferencing; peacemaking circles; and roots and goals of restorative group conferencing.


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