Services: Mediation, Facilitation, Training, Workplace Conflict Management
Topics: Divorce, Co-Parenting, Paternity, Post Divorce, Money and Small Claims Disputes, Workplace Conflict, Neighborhood, Community and Landlord/Tenant Disputes, Group Discussions, Interpersonal Communications Skills, Organizational Communications
"Beth Myers is dedicated to providing effective, innovative dispute resolution services. A remarkable ability to connect with the energy in the room, gaining and reciprocating trust, affords her the flexibility to draw out enduring solutions to intractable differences." K.S. Small Business Owner
Driven to help individuals and businesses reach lasting, out-of-court solutions, Beth Myers combines business leadership experience with negotiation and conflict management skills, strategic thinking, extensive training, and exemplary communication skills. She uses these tools to connect with her clients, building trusting relationships that lead to viable self-determined solutions amidst complex often intractable circumstances.
Along with a natural passion for family matters, Beth is adept at providing insight and facilitating solutions to interpersonal, leadership and team conflict in the workplace. An early career in business operations and marketing, middle management, within the F100 commercial lines insurance industry, combined with over 20 years as small business owner and consultant affords her a unique ability to facilitate workplace dialogue and conflict resolution. Beth's entrepreneurial successes include establishing and sustaining a specialty toy retail and import business for eleven years, and taking on project based roles for non-profit organizations and small businesses in Maine and Massachusetts.
Beth's passion is twofold: helping participants find the opportunity in organizational conflict and cultural diversity; working with competing egos and unclear contract terms. In her role as a change-agent, Beth also works with organizations as a conflict resolution and soft skills development trainer.
A certified mediator with Mediate.com with over 480 hours of mediation, legal, and specialized communications training, Beth’s assisted hundreds of divorcing couples and organizations reach mutually agreed solutions. Over the last six years Beth mediated nearly 500 cases in both Massachusetts and Maine. The bulk of her case work comes from three years with Maine’s court system, and through volunteer work with two Maine based non-profit organizations.
"When parents are divorcing or an organization is navigating change – it’s the ongoing relationships that matter.” Beth Myers
- MA, Conflict Resolution, University of Massachusetts, candidate 2017
- BS, Organizational Communication, Northeastern University
- AS, Accounting, Northeastern University
- Academy of Professional Family Mediators: Founding Member; Marketing and Training Committees
- Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation (MCFM): Marketing and Publishing Committees
- New England Association for Conflict Resolution (NEACR): Member
- Opportunity Alliance, Portland, ME: Volunteer Mediator
- Volunteers of America, Northern New England, Brunswick, ME: Volunteer Mediator