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?


2016 NJAPM Annual Conference - Mediation, Inside and Out sticky icon

New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators
Presents our 23rd Annual Conference: Mediation, Inside and Out

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.

September 2016 General Meeting

This month's topic: The Neuroscience of Listening to Complaints, Criticisms (and everything else)

6-Hour Supplement to 40-Hour Divorce Mediation Training

Pre-requisite: completion of a 40-hour divorce mediation class.

Fundamentals of Mediation

You should take this course if...

Renew Your NJAPM Membership Now!

We are now accepting ON-LINE and mail-in renewals for the new membership year beginning in October 2016.  Late fees apply October 1, 2016.

Fall 2016 Civil Mediation (40-Hour) Basic Training Course

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

Fall 2016 Dates: September 25, 26 and October 9, 10, & 16 (Sundays and Mondays)

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: