OMA offers a variety of membership levels based on the diversity of our membership.
- Full-time Student Membership $25/Year
- Unpaid Practitioner Membership $35/Year
- Friend of Mediation Membership $65/Year
- Paid Practitioner Membership $85/Year
- Paid Practitioner with Directory listing $205/Year
- Community Dispute Resolution Center (Directory Listing Included FREE!) $175/year
- Non-Profit Organization Membership $175/Year
- Non-Profit Organization with Directory listing $295/Year
- For-Profit Organization Membership $275/Year
- For-Profit Organization with Directory listing $395/Year
- Lifetime OMA Membership $1500+ (one time)
- Lifetime OMA Membership with Directory listing $120/Year
A word about “with Directory Listing” Memberships:
If you would like to advertise in OMA’s Mediator Directory, you should choose one of the “with Directory listing” membership levels at the time you join. If you are a renewing OMA member, you can select a “with Directory listing” membership level to upgrade. You will make a single payment that includes both your membership and your Directory advertising subscription; you will receive renewal notices for the combined membership/Directory at the end of the year.
Full-time Student Membership – $25 annually
Student members are enrolled in a degree or certificate program on a full-time basis. You must be a full-time student to qualify for the student member discount.
Unpaid Practitioner Membership – $35 annually
Unpaid Practitioners’ only involvement as a neutral assisting others to resolve disputes is in an unpaid or volunteer capacity working with a community or court organization. You must be a volunteer at a non-profit or government program and must not be mediating for pay to qualify for the discounted unpaid practitioner rate.
Friend of Mediation Membership – $65 annually
A Friend of Mediation wants to support the goals and activities of OMA, but is not actively involved as a practicing mediator.
Paid Practitioner Membership – $85 annually or $205 annually with Directory listing
Paid Practitioners are actively involved as paid mediation practitioners either as employees, private practitioners, consultants, or teachers/trainers. This includes individuals who volunteer some, but not all, of their time as mediators. For an additional $120 per year, you can advertise your practice in OMA’s Mediator Directory.
Non-Profit Organization Membership – $175 annually or $205 annually with Directory listing
A Non-Profit Organization is any institution or organization that has acquired 501(c)3 status directly or indirectly through its participation in a larger structure that qualifies, including governmental departments. Organizational members receive group discounted rates for such annual events as the OMA Conference. For an additional $120 per year, you can advertise your organization in OMA’s Mediator Directory.
For-Profit Organization Membership – $275 annually or $395 annually with Directory listing
A For-Profit Organization is any institution or organization that provides mediation services for profit. Organizational members receive group discounted rates for such annual events as the OMA Conference. For an additional $120 per year, you can advertise your organization in OMA’s Mediator Directory.
Lifetime OMA Membership – One time contribution of $1500 or more, plus $120 annually with Directory listing
A Lifetime Member is any individual who supports the goals of OMA and wants to express that support through a generous one-time contribution of $1500 or more. For an additional $120 per year, you can advertise in OMA’s Mediator Directory.