Resources for Mediators

Guidelines, Procedures and Tools for Screening and Assessment
Mediation Agreements
Mediation Publications
Building Mediator Communities 

The documents listed on this page are intended to be used as guides and models for mediators in British Columbia. They are not to be used in place of legal advice and should be adapted to fit the circumstances in which they are used.

Guidelines, Procedures and Tools for Screening and Assessment

  • Safety Screening in Family Mediation (PDF): Prepared by Colleen Getz, C.A. Walker & Associates, for the B.C. Mediator Roster Society (Victoria, BC, January 2008) (A paper intended to raise awareness of screening for safety and to encourage family mediators - in particular Family Roster mediators - to explore current approaches and issues in screening.) 

Mediation Agreements

Mediation Publications

Building Mediator Communities

In May 2013 Mediate BC hosted a teleconference presentation with Julia Menard and Tammy Van Hinte on the Victoria Mediators' Lounge initiative they started as a way of regularly bringing the mediation community together. Below is a recording of the presentation to accompany the Top 10 Tips for Starting a Mediators' Lounge in Your Community.