Our Services

Heartland Mediators Association provides the following services to its members:

  • Training throughout the year on relevant mediation topics
  • Newsletter published 4 times a year
  • Online membership roster available to members only
  • Referral listing on the web site (at an additional fee)
  • Video and materials on “what is mediation”

The Heartland Mediators Association (HMA) is a not-for-profit organization, that brings together individuals in Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska and surrounding states who share a common interest in mediation as an alternate form of dispute resolution. The Association advocates for and provides education pertaining to mediation; provides a network for information; skill sharing; and referrals.

Mediators are:

  • Persons who believe that disputants are capable of finding mutually agreeable solutions to conflict through mediation
  • Persons with expertise in facilitating collaborative problem-solving
  • Aware that informal discussions are less intimidating than court appearances
  • Advocates for the resolving of disputes in ways other than litigation

Benefits of membership in HMA are:

  • a professional listing in the membership roster on the membership page
  • four – six newsletters per year, as well as additional mailings
  • training sessions throughout the year

Membership is open to any person involved in mediation or interested in pursuing a career in mediation. Click here to learn how to become a member.