Domestic Relations Mediation Training and Domestic Violence Screening Training

Mediator Training Dates

We offer SCAO-approved 40-hour Domestic Relations Mediation Training, as well as the required 8-hour Domestic Violence Screening Training for professional mediators. 

Zena D. Zumeta, J.D. and Dayna Harper, Ed.D will conduct the virtual training on Zoom on the following dates/times: 

Thursday, July 8th: 8:30am - 5:30 pm 

Friday, July 9th: 8:30am - 5:30 pm

Thursday, July 15th: 8:30am - 5:30 pm 

Friday, July 16th: 8:30am - 5:30 pm

Thursday, July 22nd: 8:30am - 5:30 pm 

Friday, July 23rd: 8:30am - 5:30 pm

Domestic Violence Screening (8 hours) will be conducted by Lore A. Rogers
Attendance is required for all 48 hours of training to be recognized as a trained DR Mediator

Contact Our Executive Director Zeina Baydoun ( to register for these and other WCDRC events

In addition, Oakland Mediation Center is also offering 40-hour Domestic Mediation Training sessions virtually on August 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12, and 13th from 8:30am-12:30pm. Register here, and contact Megan Dennis at for more information.

Pricing & Requirements

One-Time Cost: $1295 general public/$595 volunteer* commitment 

*Volunteer rate requires that you complete 40 volunteer hours over a 24-month period

Domestic Mediation Volunteer Opportunities

The Wayne County Dispute Resolution Center (aka Wayne Mediation Center) offers a variety of opportunities for domestic mediators to gain experience and volunteer.  We have programs at our offices in Dearborn, but with COVID-19 we are conducting all mediations over Zoom until further notice. Email if you have any further inquiries. 

We help others by providing a safe & understanding environment to effectively resolve their disputes.

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