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?


Spring 2016 Civil Mediation (40-Hour) Basic Training Course sticky icon

Enhance your practice or career – become a court-qualified and/or private practice civil mediator.  This course meets the new 40-Hour court requirement.

Spring 2016 Dates: March 20, 21 and April 3, 4, & 10 (Sundays and Mondays)

Spring 2016 40-Hour Divorce Mediation Training sticky icon

The dates are April 2, April 3, April 16, April 17, and May 1, 2016

Renew Your NJAPM Membership Now! sticky icon

We are now accepting ON-LINE and mail-in renewals for the new membership year beginning in October 2015.  Late fees apply October 1, 2015.

Reduced Fee Divorce Mediation

For couples who meet the criteria, NJAPM is offering 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.

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: