Jean Handley

 World-wide practice /

Circle Experience

Public, organizational and faith-based Community Building Circle Workshop in the model of M. Scott Peck. Restorative Justice and Practices in detention centers, reentry, schools. Training trainers in all or any of the above situations.  Victim Empathy, Family Group/Community Group and Victim Offender conference. Restorative Justice, Peacemaking, Community Building Circle Workshops.

I have been affiliated with corrections, education, Legal (lawyers and judges), faith-based, and  community-based organizations doing Circle work.

Areas of Interest and Service

Training trainers, which includes design, training, modeling and followup.


Jean Handley is a coach, facilitator, trainer, and mediator and has been facilitating circles worldwide since 1996. Jean specializes in facilitating innovative leadership and team development trainings utilizing community-building technologies. In 2001 she founded and directed Turning Point Partners, a non-profit organization promoting Restorative Justice and practices. She also is a consultant for Restorative Justice & Restorative Practices, Community Building & Mindful Communication processes, and training for government, private, cooperative, non-profit and the legal community. She was nominated in 2005 for the 1000 Women for the Nobel Peace Prize.

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