Resolution Newsletter Spring 2021

Seeking the Sound of Homefullness. The eviction drum has been beating since the pandemic hit. Eviction moratoria has muted the sound and tenants’ fears of homelessness. Yet the drum continues to pick up pace as landlords fear for their economic survival. As the end of the eviction moratoria looms, we know the drum will beat…

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Resolution Newsletter Fall 2020

Make Listening Your Superpower We can agree right now that we need a healthy dose of healing. With 2020 being a year beyond our wildest  imagination, most of us feel overwhelmed and unsure how to support those around us. How can we move beyond the divisiveness? How can we come together to begin healing? What…

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Resolution Newsletter Spring 2020

Every day we’re rippling “The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines the ripple effect as a spreading, pervasive, and usually unintentional effect or influence. While we recognize the ripple effect can be inadvertent, we also know each of us can create ripples through our intentionality. … Have you considered your intentionality as it relates to the ripples you…

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Resolution Newsletter Winter 2019

Thanks to Congressman Denny Heck for praising CDR’s work, noting, “Too often, we’re talking at each other, talking past each other and not hearing what is actually said…so if we can avoid a shouting match or stepping into a courtroom, shouldn’t we try to do that?” … Resolution Newsletter Winter 2019

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Resolution Newsletter Summer 2019

Our goal at Center For Dialog & Resolution (CDR) is to support skill development to increase the capacity for a paradigm shift around how we help people experiencing homelessness.  Check out our latest newsletter to find out more! CDR Newsletter Summer 2019  

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Restoring Relationships

Want to know what the Center’s been up to this year?  Lots of restoration!  We believe that restoring relationships is what makes a community – and creating positive, respectful, and productive dialog in the community is what we’re all about!  Check out our latest newsletter to find out about Restorative Practices, restoring relationships, tips, tricks,…

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Rippling Out!

The Center for Dialog & Resolution is making ripples throughout the community… and so can you!  Check out our new and improved newsletter, read all about our move to an incredible new location, and get all the latest updates on our upcoming event celebrating Conflict Resolution Day, “The Ripple Effect:  Center for Dialog & Resolution’s…

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Bringing the Community… to CDR!

Bringing the Community… to CDR!

This summer, the Center for Dialog & Resolution is bringing in the community! CDR is partnering with the University of Puget Sound in an all-new program and inviting two interns, Emma Ferguson and Will Henderson, to work with the staff of the Center. Emma, a native of Chicago, is majoring in Politics and Government, with…

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CDR News – July

CDR News – July

The Center for Dialog & Resolution continues to change and adapt. This summer we said goodbye and congratulations to another of our beloved staff members,Whitney Stafford. Thank you, Whitney, for your dedication, insight, and care of the Center and the people who walk through its doors. Originally from Texas, Whitney Stafford, Business and Operations Manager,…

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Extraordinary Organizations, Extraordinary Partners

Extraordinary Organizations, Extraordinary Partners

2016 has already been an exciting year for the Center for Dialog & Resolution. CDR has been recognized and received awards twice! The Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association and Pierce Conservation District presented the Center with the Distinguished Organization Award and the Partner of the Year Award, recognizing the constructive changes made in the legal system…

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