Mary Atwater, Psy.D, is a licensed psychologist and divorce mediation coach in private practice in Bethesda, Maryland. Since moving to the DC area from Colorado in 2002, Mary has mediated numerous family interventions, helping to move families forward towards better communication and workable family relationships. Her experience working with children whose parents have divorced has shaped her passion to help families move through the divorce process in a thoughtful and respectful manner.
For the past three years, as an Education/Training Chair on the Board of the Collaborative Dispute Resolution Professionals (CDRP), Mary facilitated educational presentations on various topics for the collaborative community in the greater Washington DC area. She currently serves as the President for the local chapter of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science (ACBS). Mary continues to volunteer for the CDRP and the Maryland Psychological Association’s public education committees.