As the nights draw in, we are more likely to have trouble sleeping; insomnia is far more common in the winter months. This is because the shorter days mean we are exposed to far less sunlight, often spending from sunrise to sunset in our office. Sunlight is needed for theRead More

  • Did You Know? CiC are experts at Workplace Mediation

    October welcomed Mediation Awareness Week, where a number of events take place, in order to raise awareness around conflict in the workplace and how mediation can offer an effective, informal and confidential resolution to this. As part of this week, Timmy Kurtuldum, CiC’s Mediation Manager was invited to Lincolns InnRead More

  • World Class Schools Symposium 2018

    CiC was proud to join our partner, World Class Schools, at their annual Symposium earlier this year. World Class Schools Quality Mark (WCSQM) is a UK charity working to accredit non-selective, Ofsted outstanding state schools across the UK with their quality mark accreditation. Kate Nowlan, CEO of CiC, delivered aRead More

  • International Stress Awareness Week 2018

    This year, we are recognising International Stress Awareness Week (5 – 9 November) with a number of resources designed to help you and your employees’ wellbeing. The theme for the week is ‘Does Hi-Tech cause Hi-Stress?’. This is a subject that CiC has looked at closely, in order to inform our learningRead More

  • Equality and Diversity, and Implicit Bias

    CiC are big on Equality and Diversity. Recently, we have facilitated some training to Oracle Corporation on E & D in the workplace, are actively collaborating with police procurement teams regarding E & D and are now delivering training on Implicit Bias as well as having our own internal discussion onRead More


    CiC has recently teamed up with Perkbox to provide in the moment support to their half a million members! We are delighted to be making our employee assistance and wellbeing services accessible via Perkbox’s popular employee benefits platform. Did you know, that 61% of the UK’s workforce is disengaged? PerkboxRead More

  • EAPA Mock Workplace Mediation Event

    EAPA Mock Workplace Mediation Event Thursday 11th October 2018 2:00 – 4:00 pm Hosted by: Garden Court Chambers 57‐60 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3LJ Workplace Mediation is one of the newer forms of mediation and has become increasingly popular in the UK. The types of issues covered are variedRead More

  • Hostile Environment Training

    During 2018 CiC has continued to develop its Global Trauma Support programme, and has provided training workshops to support Duty of Care initiatives with various organisations including media agencies exposed to stressful and traumatic situations across the globe. We have delivered training modules in conflict zones and high stress regionsRead More

  • ‘Sport, Society And Mental Health’ and ‘Elite Sport and Mental Health’ – DOCIAsport Podcasts

    DOCIAsport Podcasts——- Our friends over at DOCIAsport are busy promoting mental health within the sports industry. Their latest podcasts (accessible below) form an essential part of their promotion. James Allen, Director of Policy, Governance and External Affairs at the Alliance is joined by Ian Braid, Founder and Managing Director ofRead More

  • CiC and DOCIAsport Team Up to Boost Customer Offerings

    DOCIAsport and CIC are delighted to announce the commencement of a partnership to add value to each other’s client offers. Both organisations are committed to leading by example, delivering duty of care in action and wanting to make a difference to other people’s lives. Commenting on this exciting development. IanRead More

  • Kate Nowlan Leads Calls to Provide Support for Jurors

    Kate Nowlan, CiC’s CEO, was recently featured in the national news as an expert on trauma consulted for a story on the potential traumatic stress experienced by individuals on a jury. The story focused on the seven-week trial concerning the murder of Becky Watts that took place in September 2015Read More

  • CiC Mediation News – Working with the NHS – Part Three

    CiC has a long standing relationship of working with NHS Trust and helping them to manage and resolve conflict in the workplace. They understand the constant challenges and changes faced by those working within this sector. In the following published articles read about the benefits of mediation within two ofRead More