Barbara Anderson  MSW, RSW, Acc FM (OAFM), FDRP MED (Certified Specialist in Family Mediation)

Family and Emotional Health Professional

Barbara Anderson
I have been trained in Collaborative Law since 2002 and have trained many legal financial and family professionals in the practice of collaborative law over many years.

I am a senior therapist, mediator, and family professional having been on the Peel Family Mediation Roster for the past 20 years and recently joined the St Catharines and Welland Court Based Mediation Roster in 2018 having relocated to the Niagara area. I am a mediator, family professional and trainer in the area of alternate dispute resolution. I am founding member of Family Mediation Training Ontario a Family Mediation Training Academy comprised of Richard Shields, Margot Hallman, Cathryn Paul, and myself ( This training centre provides the training for accreditation and a Practicum component to prepare mediation students to complete Family Law Mediaton.


Niagara Relationship Health Centre

Contact Information

374 Geneva Street
St. Catharines, ON
Tel: 905-220-6437