Find Mediators Near You:
Dr. Gianna Novelli, Ph.D., MA, LPC, PM
Dr. Gianna Novelli, Ph.D., MA, LPC, PM

Senior Mediator

Senior MediatorThis mediator has at least 100 hours of mediation training, 500 hours of mediation experience, agrees to take part in at least 12 hours per year of continuing mediation education, and subscribes to's required standards of mediation practice.Premium Member

Dr. Gianna Novelli, Ph.D., MA, LPC, PM

I conduct mediation sessions for employers, couples, partners, and families in an effort to help resolve their issues. Privately and for the court system I have been instrumental in aiding, previously divorced, couples modify and restate portions of their divorce decree. I have worked as a volunteer for Ocean County Mediation Service as well as being on their Preferred Mediation List. I am listed on the New Jersey Supreme Court Roster as a Mediator For Economic Aspects Of Family Law Cases. I was a team member and contributor for the New Jersey Association for Professional Mediator’s Education Committee where we worked to develop the educational aspects for alternative dispute resolution, mediation and negotiation. In addition, I conduct psychotherapy and CIS sessions. If interested please leave an email ([email protected]). Your message will be returned, by your requested preference method, as soon as possible.

ADR Experience

I have conducted family and civil mediation, as well as conflict resolution, for both my private practice and the court system. In addition, privately and for the courts, I have aided couples who were previously divorce modify and restate portions of their divorce decree.

I have been a licensed psychotherapist for the past thirty two years. My primary focus has been couples, families and relationships.

Outside of conducting mediation sessions within psychotherapy, I have been formally conducting mediation since 2012 when I received my training and certificate.

Please feel free to visit my bio on


I believe that my education, training and experience, as a psychotherapist, has prepared me to help clients with issues involving divorce, civil aspects, and family conflicts matters.



I have earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree, a Master of Arts Degree, a Doctoral Degree and three certificates and in training for a fourth:

a) Administration/Management

b) Clinical supervision

c) Mediation

d) Parental Coordinator

Areas Of Practice

  • Accidents
  • Adoption
  • Adult Family
  • Animal
  • Art
  • Automotive
  • Boundary Disputes
  • Business
  • Cannabis
  • Civil (general)
  • Criminal
  • Divorce (all issues)
  • Divorce (parenting)
  • Elder
  • Employment
  • Estate Planning
  • Family
  • General
  • Labor - Management
  • Marital Mediation
  • Neighbor to Neighbor
  • Non Profits
  • Online Mediation
  • Partnership
  • Prenuptial
  • Sexual Harrassment
  • Victim - Offender
  • Workplace

Additional Services

  • Conflict Coach
  • Counselor
  • Custody Evaluator
  • Mediation Consultant
  • Mediator-Arbitrator
  • Psychotherapist

Fees and Provisos

A consultation fee of $75.00 is subtracted from the final total balance when the work contracted is completed. In addition, at the time of the agreement, a retainer fee is also required.

As a psychotherapist I specialize in Rejuvenation Therapy and varying issues created by divorce and/or other court related mandates.

The fee for all of my services is $75.00/hour including the time spent on court paperwork.

Liability Insurance

  • Yes

Professional Associations

  • NJAPM - NJ Association of Professional Mediators