New York State Dispute Resolution Association, Inc.
4 Pine West Plaza, Suite 411 Albany, NY 12205  ph: (518) 687-2240  email:

An abundance of training and resources to help advance you career, build your practice, enhance conflict management skills and play a vital role in shaping the alternative dispute resolution field is available to you.


Individual - is available for dispute resolution professionals, CDRC program staff and volunteers, educators and other supporters of the alternative dispute resolution field. Annual dues are $85.

Individual PLUS - is an Individual Membership plus an Online Provider Listing which displays your contact information on our website for better visibility to those seeking services. Annual dues are $150.

Organization - is available to any business or organization consisting of five (5) or more individuals. Annual dues are $400 and includes an Online Provider Listing for the company in addition to all member benefits.

Student - is available to individuals who are enrolled as full- or part-time students in an undergraduate, graduate or doctoral program and have an interest in dispute resolution. A current student ID is required. Annual dues are $25.

Membership is open to:

  • Private practitioners
  • Business management professionals
  • Human resources professionals
  • Mental heath practitioners
  • Attorneys
  • Educators
  • Volunteers
  • Students
  • Businesses
  • Organizations
  • Community Dispute Resolution Centers (CDRCs)



For questions contact:

Carla Schlist
Membership and Communications Manager
(518) 687-2240 ext. 10

Additional Resources:
Member Benefits
Mediator Standards of Practice Agreement