Fitzsimons Belgaid Catherine

Fitzsimons Belgaid Catherine

Specialism:
• Agriculture
• Civil and Commercial
• Community
• Elder Mediation
• Organisational/Workplace
• Restorative Practice

Address: 71 Hillcrest, Kilcullen, Kildare

Mobile: 085 7177888

Web: www.freshthinking.ie

Email: catherine@freshthinking.ie

General Profile

Hello, my name is Catherine and I trained in mediation with FriaryLaw in 2011.

My background is in management and education with a lot of experience in human resource management particularly in the areas of performance and employment law which I have continually developed. I recently attended a CPD workshop in Bullying and Harassment workshop in mediation and found new ideas to help maintain the status quo in the workplace. In addition, I have completed an update in Employment Law with the Law Society.

I have experience of workplace mediation and employment law cases where I have represented both employees at the EAT (Employment Appeal Tribunal) and more recently with the WRC (Workplace Relations) although I usually work with employers with a focus on prevention rather than cure to develop proactive habits that prevent conflict issues at work.

In addition, I am an Arabic speaker and can offer this as a service to clients,

Overall, as a practicing mediator, I bring professionalism, confidentiality and an open mind to mediation and like to explore the issues with open and honest communication along with a win win outlook for the mutual benefit of all parties.

Other qualifications

  • Certified Member: The MII: 2013

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    Certificate Course in Mediation and Conflict Resolution: CRMC: 2007

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    Accredited Mediator with FriaryLaw and ADR Group.

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  • MSc in Business and Management – HRM: UCD 2014

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    BBs (Hons) Business and Management IT: ITT 2010

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    Certificate if Personnel Practice: CIPD 2004

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    Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy: Maynooth 2000

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    NLP Master Practitioner and Coach: INNLP 2005

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Memberships of professional bodies

  • Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development

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    Irish Institute of NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming)

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