Family Mediation Training

(46-hour Training Course)

NEXT TRAINING:  June 2016 with Cynthia Greer

Call 615-966-5085 or email Brian Bailey for more information about this training course.

Before considering this training, it is imperative that prospective family mediation students read and understand the education and experience requirements set forth by Rule 31, Section 17 of the State of Tennessee Supreme Court and Alternative Dispute Resolution Commission.   

The cost of this 6-day (46-hour) professional course is $1499 and includes all materials, meals and CLE fees.

Completion of this course requires attendance during both full weekends of class. Training will begin at 8:30 a.m. and last until 5:30 p.m. on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Breakfasts and lunches will be provided each day.


Dr. Cynthia Greer is a mediator, trainer, and designer of conflict resolution systems. She has conducted over 1,000 mediations dealing with employment, sexual harassment, landlord-tenant, corporate, personal injury, and educational disputes, among other issues. She has developed ADR systems for federal, state, and county governmental agencies and various for-profit and nonprofit organizations, and has provided mediation training programs and seminars nationally to individuals, corporations, and government agencies. For eight years she was the director and senior mediator at the California Academy of Mediation Professionals in Encino, California. For over 17 years, she was an associate dean at Pepperdine University School of Law in Malibu where she continues to teach Interviewing, Counseling, and Planning for lawyers.



Rule 31 Family Mediation Training Registration Form

This is the registration page for the Institute for Conflict Management's next Rule 31 40 hour Civil Mediation Training. The program cost is $1499. Special additional fee for participants seeking CLE credit: $250.

Payment by Credit Card

To register for the Rule 31 Civil Mediation training course by Credit Card (Visa, Master Card, and Discover only), select the following option (you will be taken to a secure page to enter your credit card information once you click the submit button below).

Payment by Check

If you are paying by check, please select the following option and Submit and mail the check to:

Institute for Conflict Management
Attn: Brian Bailey
Lipscomb University
One University Park Drive
Nashville, TN 37204-3951