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Peter Salem: Defining Mediation for Marketing – Video

Peter Salem discusses why so many in the field want to define mediation. He sees it as a platform from which to market a profession. There needs to be a definition, a message, and voice for the field in order for more effective marketing.


Peter Salem

Peter Salem has served as executive director of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts since 2002 and as associate director from 1994-2002. He was a William T. Grant Foundation Distinguished Fellow (2009-2012), working with the Arizona State University Center for Prevention Research to promote effective use of high quality… MORE >

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