Mediation Training

Since 1992, the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable (TMTR) has promulgated standards for training and promoted training methodologies to ensure the quality of mediation in Texas. A listing of upcoming trainings and standards for basic and family mediation training can be found on the TMTR website,

Standards for TMTR Approved Trainers:

Mediation Training Calendar:

ADR Events and Conferences


TAM North Texas Regional Event - Panel Discussion with Judge Martin Hoffman

Date: January 17, 2017
Sponsor: Texas Association of Mediators
Location: Verbacom, 7920 Belt Line Road in Dallas


SBOT Alternative Dispute Resolution 2017

Date: January 27, 2017
Sponsor: State Bar of Texas ADR Section
Location: Texas Law Center - Austin


SMU Law Review Association's Alternative Dispute Resolution Symposium

Date: February 17, 2017
Sponsor: SMU Dedman School of Law.
Location: Dallas - SMU Dedman School of Law

The Symposium will take place on February 17th at the SMU Dedman School of Law. The cost of attendance will be $150 (early registration ending January 31st) and $200 (regular registration). The Symposium will feature keynote speaker, Richard Delgado, as he reflects on his foundational article, "Fairness and Formality: Minimizing the Risk of Prejudice in Alternative Dispute Resolution". We will also assemble a community of respected and prominent ADR and discrimination scholars in panels to explore the continued impact of ADR on disempowered disputants by analyzing discrete areas within the ADR process.


TAM Annual Professional Development Conference

Date: February 24 - 25, 2017
Sponsor: Texas Association of Mediators
Location: Eilan Hotel - San Antonio