Conducting Mediations, CLE, CEU, CPE, CE Classes, and Conflict Resolution Training throughout the State of Texas.
Mission: In court, corporations, and in the classroom, Mediators and Arbitrators of America's mission is to promote differing perspectives that facilitate creative solutions to settle disputes.
Barbara Ann Allen Attorney/ Mediator - Advanced Family & Divorce Certified Arbitrator Founder of Mediators of Texas Lead Basic & Advanced Mediation Trainer Conflict Resolution Trainer
Institute for Mediation Training - An MAA Program specializing in training elite professional individuals in mediation practices. "Great program will recommend to attorneys and friends interested in
Mediators & Arbitrators of America ("MAA") in House Sensitivity and Communication Training "MAA" is proud to offer training services in the area of cultural awareness, conflict prevention, and se
The Mediators at MOT are unique in that we offer co-mediation services and otherwise customize our approach to satisfy our client's needs and promote an environment of neutrality and collaboration. C
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Attention Licensed Professional Counselors and Social Workers:
Attention Licensed Professional Counselors and Social Workers: Are you looking for CEUs? Are you looking for a way to expand your counseling practice? Mediation is a growing and much needed service in the state of Texas. Mediators and Arbitrators of America (MAA) is proud and pleased to let you know that we are approved by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors and Social Workers to be a continued education provider. By attending our 40 hour Basic Mediation Class, you will receive 40 CE hours and 3 ethic CE hours. For those interested in becoming a parenting coordinator or parenting facilitator, this class meets the 40 class room hours in dispute resolution as required by the Texas Family Code - Title 5. Visit us at our website to register. Special discounts being offered – call for more information.
MAA In the News
At MAA we actively participate in many events with our local communities - see some of our more recent contributions and events impacting the greater Austin area below
Education Scholarship ProgramBarbara Allen continues to offer educational scholarships and internships to students studying at home and abroad at Tarleton State University which is part of the A&M University System in Texas. These opportunities afford students real life work experience in their field of study.
Celebrating Brilliant Women in AustinWe are proud to share that Barbara Allen is a 2017 Austin Woman Way Business Award Finalist. Barbara was selected as a finalist amongst 150 nominations. Barbara was recognized for her leadership of a woman-owned business under 1 million: “ This woman-owned business is making a significant impact in Austin and in its industry at large, in addition to demonstrating exceptional examples of inspiration, motivation, and leadership.” (Austin Woman’s Way Business Awards 2017)
Supporting Our First RespondersFor many years, Barbara Allen has been a proud sponsor of the Austin Fire Department. Continuing with her sponsorship, on April 14, 2017 Barbara and MOT mediators Jason Ratka, Char Wittenberg and Peter Wittenberg attended the 10 th Annual San Jacinto Night. Barbara generously donated a painting to the silent auction benefiting The Emergency Services Pipe and Drum Association. A great time was had by all!
Championing Cutting Edge Techniques in Mediation:On March 23, 2017, Barbara Allen and Char Wittenberg were honorary guest speakers at the 2017 Spring Bench Bar Conference sponsored by the Bell County Bar Association. Attended by more than 100 participants, Barbara and Char had the opportunity to discuss with judges and attorneys the value and benefits of co-mediation. The dialogue was robust and well received.
Serving Veterans and their familiesBarbara Allen has been a proud sponsor of the Texas Paralyzed Veterans of America (TPVA) for many years. The latest event was on March 11, 2017, at the 9 th Annual TPVA KILL’N CLAYS CLASSIC. Barbara and MOT mediators participated in this charitable event by being Veteran Team Sponsors and donating live auction items. Several of MOT’s veterans demonstrated their shooting expertise with one of our Veterans even placing!