What is more frightening, is that anyone can call themselves a mediator. There is no regulation of mediators in the State of Texas.
I bet you did not know that fact!
The State Bar of Texas regulates attorneys - not mediators.
In fact, in Texas there is only one organization that credentials mediators. Belonging to the Texas Mediator Credentialing Association is totally voluntary and they have a grievance process for only their members in the State of Texas.
I find that very few family law mediators join the TMCA. Therefore, there is no grievance process or any governmental agency that controls the mediator if you are unhappy with the mediator's services.
I also belong to the following mediation groups: