NJ Association of Professional Mediators Mission

We are an association of professionals engaged in and dedicated to the practice of dispute resolution through mediation. Our mission is to:

  • Foster public awareness of mediation as the preferred method of dispute resolution
  • Provide information to the public about mediators that meet our standards for accreditation
  • Protect the public through standards of conduct for our mediators
  • Act as a training, educational and collegial resource for mediators in New Jersey.

Are you in a dispute, lawsuit or a divorce? 

Are you interested in a career in mediation?

NJAPM Reduced Fee Divorce Mediation

Divorce mediation by a trained apprentice under the supervision of a highly experienced Accredited Professional Mediator.  The cost is $150 per hour.  

NJAPM's Video on Divorce and Mediation

Getting divorced or thinking about it?  Find out more about divorce in New Jersey and divorce mediation.

Spring 2018 6-Hour Supplemental Civil Mediation Training

Seeking admission to the New Jersey Superior Court’s civil mediation rosters but you received your training more than five years ago or received your 40-hours of basic training out of the state of New Jersey?  Are you a member of the court’s Family Mediation Roster and want to join the court’s Civil Mediation Roster? 

April 2018 Advanced Civil Mediation Training for Roster Mediators

Are you on the court's civil mediation roster and miss your CE credits for 2017?  We are offering the Advanced Training for Roster Mediators on April 4, 2018.

Fall 2018 Civil Mediation (40-Hour) Basic Training Course

Enhance your practice or career – become a court-qualified and/or private practice civil mediator.  

Fall 2018 dates announced soon: 3 Sundays and 2 Mondays in October and November from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM (you must attend all 5 days)

4th Annual Advanced Combined Divorce & Civil Seminar

The 4th Annual Advanced Combined Divorce & Civil Seminars are being held concurrently on April 14, 2018 at the Imperia in Somerset, NJ

Spring 2018 Divorce Mediation (40-Hour) Basic Training Course

Spring 2018 Dates are Saturday, April 21, Sunday, April 22, Sunday May 20, Saturday June 2, and Sunday June 3.  You must attend all five days from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM each day, to receive course credit and your certificate.  We will be offering the class again in the fall of 2018 in the October/November time frame with dates TBA.

Foreclosure Mediation Section

Mediation is playing a growing role in helping homeowners and lenders affected by the recent crisis.  Below are some resources concerning foreclosure mediation in NJ: