J. Forrest Young
J. Forrest Young, M.Ed. currently serves as Director for Alternative Dispute Resolution for Florida’s Tenth Judicial Circuit Court. In that capacity he supervises the program’s activities in Polk, Highlands, and Hardee counties for Family, Dependency, and County Civil Mediations. Forrest holds a Master’s Degree in Education from the University of South Florida and post graduate studies in Developmental Psychology and Educational Psychology. He is certified by the Florida Supreme Court as a County, Family, and Dependency mediator and serves on the Mediator Qualifications and Discipline Review Board. J. Forrest Young is a former adjunct professor for psychology and the author of Zen and the Art of Psychology and The Gaping Hole in the Universe.
Workshop Session D3: Re-Envisioning Mediation in Pandemic and Beyond