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Association of Professional Family Mediators (APFM)

Returning to their Roots….The NEW Academy of Professional Family Mediators (APFM)

As a national organization, APFM will be in an excellent position to cast wide-reaching and aggressive marketing strategies designed to enhance our members’ mediation practices and client bases.  No longer will Family Mediation be the best kept secret in the world!…

In the spirit of our continued passion for the field and with the credibility of our leadership positions, we intend to promote a professional venue where efficiency and support operate at the highest of standards….Ours is a new and different organization with a very different purpose; we are focused entirely on the practice of Family Mediation as a profession…we cannot give up our own pursuit for a common goal— to create a recognized and respected profession of Family Mediation….

We welcome all practicing family mediators to join us. We promote quality work in our field and we intend to increase the credibility of mediation as a better option for consumers confronting family conflicts. If you are interested in joining these leaders and pioneers in the Family Mediation field and becoming a member of the new Academy of Professional Family Mediators, please let us know by going to: to enroll as a member.

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APFM Conference, Cape Cod, MA

Academy of Professional Family Mediators (APFM)
2012 Founding Conference

Build It and They Will Come!
A Visionary Gathering & Reunion of Family Mediators
September 27-30, 2012 in Cape Cod, MA

APFM’s Founding Conference will launch their organization and, in spirit, will launch a new Family Mediation Movement! The Conference will include the sharing and developing of their vision, as well as the sharing of advanced mediation concepts, skills, friendship and lots of fun. It will take place at the family-friendly Sea Crest Beach Resort in Cape Cod, North Falmouth, Massachusetts, the infamous site of the most well-attended conference of AFM!

> The Most Comprehensive Family Conference since 2006
> Top Presenters in the Field (two dozen sessions)
> Engaging Lunch Discussion Groups
> Three Great Plenaries
> Fantastic Pre-Conference Institutes

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Erickson Mediation Institute MN
Erickson Mediation Institute
3600 American Blvd West
Suite 105
Minneapolis, MN 55431
(952) 835-3688