Past Speaking Engagements

 

Bill Eddy and other High Conflict Institute speakers and trainers have given several hundred presentations at conferences and trainings on managing high conflict people in over 25 states, 6 provinces in Canada, France, Australia, South Africa, The Netherlands, Israel, and Sweden. Please also visit our list of Upcoming Events.

The following is a sampling in the areas of Higher Education, Workplace, Healthcare, Judicial, Lawyers and Related Professionals, Mediators and ADR Professionals, Therapists and Law Enforcement (listed by category):

Higher Education

  • Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Pepperdine University Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution
  • Mt. Royal University Human Resource Department, Calgary, AB, Canada
  • Monash University, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
  • Grossmont College, San Diego, CA
  • San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
  • University of San Diego, Negotiations Course
  • Monash University Law Chambers, Melbourne, Australia
  • Loyola University

Workplace

  • San Diego Labor and Employee Relations Association
  • Employee Assistance Professionals Association
  • Intel Corporation Human Resource Department
  • US Dept Of Energy
  • Progressive Insurance
  • Kitchell Corporation
  • International Ombudsman Association
  • U.S. Ombudsman Association
  • Influential Women Executives’ Group, Orange County, CA
  • Association for Conflict Resolution, Workplace Section Teleseminars
  • Railcorp National Railroad, Human Resource Professionals Training, Sydney, Australia
  • Federal Executive Board, Los Angeles, CA
  • Worker’s Compensation Board, Alberta, Canada
  • Queensland Secondary Principals Association, Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
  • Deacons of Des Moines, Conception Abbey, Iowa

Healthcare

  • United States Navy Medical Center San Diego
  • Mesa Vista Psychiatric Hospital
  • Kaiser Permanente Southern California Medical Group
  • American Bar Association Health Law Section Conference
  • Medical College of Wisconsin

Judicial

  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC) Toronto, International Conference
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC) Calgary, Alberta Canada Chapter
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC) Louisiana Chapter
  • National Judicial College, Adjunct Faculty
  • Administrative Office of the Court, Lexington, Kentucky
  • Administrative Law Judges of Social Security Administration
  • National Judicial College program for Immigration Courts
  • Association of Judicial Disciplinary Counsel
  • Administrative Law Judges of the U.S. Merit Systems Protection Board
  • Maryland Court of Appeals Judicial Conference
  • Arizona Judicial Conference
  • Alaska Judicial Training
  • Provincial Court of British Columbia Judicial Conference
  • Annual Judicial Institute, Judicial Council of California
  • Cook County Judicial Training, Chicago, IL
  • Washington DC Superior Court Judges
  • Office of Disability Adjudication and Review, Social Security Hearing Office Chief Judges
  • Williamson County Justice Center, Austin, TX
  • Pinal County Conciliation Court, Florence, AZ
  • Columbus, Ohio Guardians ad Litem
  • Minnesota Judicial Conference
  • Utah Office of Guardian ad Litem and Parental Defense
  • Family Law for the Minnesota Judiciary 2012 Conference
  • Wisconsin Office of Judicial Education

Lawyers and Related Professionals

Bar Associations

  • San Diego County Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • North County Bar Association, Vista, CA
  • Alaska Bar Association
  • Washington State Bar Association    
  • Iowa State Bar Association Continuing Legal Education
  • CLE Society of British Columbia
  • Family Law Institute for the Minnesota CLE
  • Dallas Texas Bar CLE, Dallas
  • Minnesota Guardian ad Litem Training Institute
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • Federation of Law Societies, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Marion County Bar Association, Salem, Oregon
  • American Bar Association - Family Law Conference
  • Law Society of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
  • ACT Law Society, Canberra, Australia
  • Cincinnati Bar Association – Domestic Relations Division, Cincinnati, OH
  • Maricopa County Bar Association, Phoenix, AZ

Family Law

  • Queensland Residential Family Law Annual Conference, Brisbane, Australia
  • Third Annual Family Law Conference, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Family Law Pathways Network, Alice Springs, Australia
  • American Bar Association - Family Law Conference
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
  • Georgia Chapter American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
  • Northern California Chapter, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, State and International Conferences
  • National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges Annual Conference
  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • New Mexico State Bar Association, Family Law Institute
  • Family Violence Coordinating Councils, Chicago, IL
  • Wisconsin Inter-Professional Committee on Divorce
  • Ottawa High Conflict Forum – Spring Conference
  • Medicine Hat Family Services, Alberta, Canada
  • California Alliance of Professional Child Access Monitors
  • Michael Lomax Law Corporation, Victoria, BC, Canada
  • Marion County Family Law Advisory Committee, Salem, Oregon
  • Family Law Pathways Network, Barwon Southwest Victoria, Australia
  • Pinal County Family Services of the Conciliation Court, Florence, AZ
  • Family Law Pathways Network - Central Queensland, Rockhampton, QLD, Australia
  • Family Law Pathways Network - Sunshine Coast QLD, Australia
  • Family Law Pathways Network - Toowoomba and South West QLD, Toowoomba, Australia

Collaborative Law Professionals

  • International Academy of Collaborative Professionals, International Conferences
  • New Mexico Collaborative Practice Symposium
  • Maryland Collaborative Practice Council
  • Victoria Collaborative Law Group, Victoria, British Columbia
  • Collaborative Practice Manitoba and Manitoba Bar Association
  • Collaborative Law Institute of Texas
  • Collaborative Practice-California (CP-CAL) Annual Conference
  • Collaborative Divorce Solutions of Orange County
  • Cincinnati Academy of Collaborative Professionals

Elder Law

  • National Association of Elder Law Attorneys, Maui, HI
  • Washington State Bar Association-Elder Law Conference
  • Elder Mediation Training, La Sierra University, Los Angeles, CA
  • Elder Law Conference, Texas State Bar, Houston, TX

Related Professionals

  • American Institute for Certified Public Accountants
  • Advanced Symposium, Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts
  • YWCA, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Office of the Information Commissioner, Australia
  • Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts Annual Conference, San Diego, CA

Mediators and ADR Professionals

  • North Dakota Supreme Court: Family Mediation Program, Bismarck, ND
  • MediateBC, Vancouver Canada
  • Alberta Family Mediation (with Alberta Chapter of AFCC)
  • Michigan Association of Court Mediators
  • 2014 Orange County Mediation Conference, University of California, Irvine
  • National Conflict Resolution Center, San Diego, CA
  • Mediation and Restorative Justice Center, Edmonton, Alberta
  • ABA Dispute Resolution Section Conference, Denver, CO
  • Pepperdine University School of Law, Straus Institute of Dispute Resolution
  • Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution
  • Bellevue Neighborhood Association, Bellevue, WA
  • Oregon Mediation Association
  • British Columbia Mediation Roster Society
  • Tennessee Association of Professional Mediators
  • North Carolina Family Mediators, Administrative Office of Courts
  • Australian Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, Melbourne, Australia
  • National Mediation Conference, Keynote Speaker, Perth, Australia
  • Mediation Services of Eastern Iowa
  • New York State Council on Divorce Mediation
  • Academy of Professional Family Mediators (APFM)
  • Southern California Mediation Association (SCMA)owa
  • Minnesota ADR Annual Conference
  • Bellevue Mediation, Bellevue, WA
  • Mediate West, Orange County, California
  • Ontario Association of Family Mediators
  • Maricopa County Association of Family Mediators

Therapists

  • Law School for Social Workers Annual CEU Event, Portland, OR
  • Kaiser Permanente Psychosocial Clinicians, San Diego, CA
  • California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists
  • Association of Psychologists of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Canada
  • Mental Health Association of Southwest Florida
  • International Congress on Law & Mental Health, Paris, France
  • California Association of School Social Work
  • San Diego Psychoanalytic Institute
  • Cincinnati Academy of Professional Psychologists

Law Enforcement

  • San Diego District Attorney’s Office – All Hands Day
  • Municipal Code Enforcement Officers, Mississauga, Ontario
  • Professional Standards Conference, Calgary Police Service