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09: Conflict Dynamics & Resolution 101 with Crisol Gonzalez

by | Oct 17, 2023 | Farm Family Harmony Podcast

In this episode, “The Dynamics of Conflict & its Resolutions,” Elaine introduces her guest, Crisol Gonzalez, who shares her journey from being a lawyer to embracing proactive conflict resolution practices.

Crisol emphasizes the use of “circles” as a tool to facilitate open and respectful family conversations, creating a safe space for discussions. They stress the importance of regular check-ins and communication to maintain strong family bonds.

The episode also touches on the recent loss of a close friend and highlights the need for supportive communities during challenging times, especially in farming.

Elaine and Crisol encourage listeners to check in with loved ones, engage in meaningful conversations, and seek mental health support when needed.

1) Mediation services “Conflict 101” which is a Free on demand webinar:


2) Mediation services “Dealing with Defensiveness” which is an on demand webinar for $82


3) Mediation services “Introduction to Conflict Resolutions” this is also an on demand webinar for $297


Suicide prevention resources:

https://www.cdc.gov/suicide/resources/prevention.html https://afsp.org/suicide-prevention-resources/

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