Upcoming Training

40-hour mediator training will be conducted January 18-22, 2016 in Des Moines – Kimberly Stamatelos Primary Trainer

Collaborative Law Training for Lawyers, Mental Health Professionals and Financial Professionals- August 20-21, 2014 in Dubuque, Iowa-Kimberly Stamatelos and Cindy Gleason primary trainers

For information on these trainings please contact

Kimberly Stamatelos has trained mediators for over 20 years. She has trained attorneys, judges, laypersons and educators in both basic and advanced techniques.  She has conducted training for business groups and court programs, as well as being a speaker at many mediation seminars including the International ADR Congress held at Drake University.In addition to a 40 hour basic training, and shorter advanced trainings, she speaks at mediator workshops on selected topics in mediation. One of her most popular presentations is “The Mediator as Healer.”

For information on agendas and pricing email or contact us.The attached video is from a recent Advanced Mediator Training Kim conducted for the Polk County (Iowa) District Court Mediation Program.


For glimpses of Kim’s training and teaching access her youtube channel here.



Kim attended a three-day training in Scottsdale, Arizona through the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals in 2013. Topics included the benefits of collaborative solutions for marriage dissolution, child custody and co-parenting issues, as well as how Collaborative Divorce/Collaborative Practice offers parties an option for respectful problem solving.

Kim’s profile on the IACP website includes her recent training in the area of collaborative divorce and has many resources for individuals wanting to learn more about collaborative solutions as well as for attorneys and other legal professionals.