Our programmes are only taught by instructors certified by Gordon Training International. Classes consist of brief lectures, demonstrations, workbook exercises, role-playing, lots and lots of coaching, some homework, and small group discussions.


You will receive a workbook, a Participant Certificate and a copy of Dr Gordon’s Credo. The schedule depends on the individual Certified Instructor.


Find an instructor below and contact her directly or please drop us a message via our contact us form or send an email to and we will put you in touch with a Certified Instructor near you.


Charlene van Riet-Lowe



Charlene van Riet-Lowe is the Founding Member of Mediation Mechanics in Gaborone, Botswana. She is the founding member of the Botswana Association of Mediators (BAM) which was registered in September 2017 and is on the EXCO (Executive Committee).  

In her practice she works mostly in the field of Workplace Mediation, concentrating on Dispute avoidance within the work environment, as well as Family and Divorce Mediation. Charlene is the Honorary Treasurer of Botswana Institute and Chairperson of the Appointment Committee of the Botswana Institute of Arbitrators. 

Mediation Mechanics works with a number of NGO's to assist with Skills development in the community and to this end has conducted workshops around Conflict resolution at the Annual Youth Summit, YMCA, Woman in Leadership Conference and Consumer Watch Dog Conference.


She completed her training as a P.E.T facilitator in 2018, through Gordon Training International (GTI).

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