This post provides a very simple, illustrated discussion of the IDR cycle – the pattern of ego-inflation, ego-deflation and realistic resolution that often occurs during the process of mediation. Elizabeth Bader was the first person to identify the cycle in her award-winning publications. (For Elizabeth’s publications, see the sidebar or www.elizabethbader.com/SelfandIdentity.pdf )
The American Bar Association’s Psychology of Conflict Resolution Committee, founded and chaired by Elizabeth Bader, learns from Nimer Said and Robi Friedman, Palestinian and Israeli group therapists.
Here is the second part of the Israeli Palestinian Discussion. The first voice you will hear is that of Nimer Said. Enjoy!
Blessed are the peacemakers: the chanting and music video Elizabeth played during a recent presentation on the Self of Peace at the Science and Nonduality Conference 2012.