Terry Sutter, MA, Christian Mediator, Conflict Management Coach, Organizational Consultant and Court-Appointed Parenting Coordinator

Terry earned her Master’s Degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology at the University of West Florida and her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Arizona State University, West.

Terry’s specializes in conflict resolution and professional mediation. She also has a unique specialty in Christian mediation in which she helps people resolve their conflict in a peaceful and biblically faithful manner. Professional and/or Christian mediation is used in a wide range of contexts, including:

  • Divorce/Custody/Parenting/Property Division
  • Post-decree disputes
  • Personal and professional relationship conflict
  • Marital and family conflict
  • Church conflict (staff/members/pastors)
  • Business and employment/workplace disputes
  • HOA and neighborhood disputes

In addition to mediation, Terry offers one-on-one conflict resolution coaching and educational workshops. Workshops currently include: (1) Effective Communication Skills, (2) Understanding and Resolving Conflict, (3) Christian Mediation Skills, and (4) Understanding and Managing Anger. ??Terry is also available for organizational development projects designed to prevent, manage, and resolve conflict in any type of organization.. This is done using any of the following: assessments, interviews, surveys, focus group meetings, and training.

Terry’s relevant training and experience include:

  • Six years mediation experience
  • Certified Christian Family Mediator through the American Association for Christian Counselors
  • Conflict Coaching, Peacemaker Ministries
  • Nonviolent Communication Training, Dr. Marshall Rosenberg
  • Extensive training (240 hrs) in mediation and negotiation, including training at the esteemed Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, Pepperdine University’s School of Law; and the Scheinman Institute on Conflict Resolution, Cornell University
  • “Leading the Church Through Difficult Moments” training at Pepperdine University
  • Considerable independent study of biblical conflict resolution
  • Mediator Panelist for the:
  • AZ Attorney General’s Office, Civil Rights Division

Client Information Forms

Please Download Client Information Forms below:

pdf Curriculum Vitae

pdf Consent Form

pdf Payment Form

pdf Intake Form

Fee Structure:

$155.00 per hour


Our offices are located at:
1830 South Alma School Road
Suite 112
Mesa, AZ 85210

480-889-5566 fax

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday

*Counseling sessions are by appointment only but we may be reached during normal office hours.