CDSSis a non-profit, private organization that has offered training services to the community, the private sector, and the courts for decades. Our courses are held on a rotating basis throughout the year at our centrally located, accessible offices in Raleigh.
In addition, CDSS provides Employment Mediation Training to various government entities on a contract basis and is available to the private sector to develop and train grievance systems that include a mediation component. We offer Office of State Human Resources Training (OSHR). CDSS provides Medicaid Mediation Program Training throughout the state at the request of the North Carolina Office of Administrative Hearings.
CDSS is the only training center in North Carolina that offers real-world clinical experience. Your CDSS experience includes access to meaningful and relevant service through our shadowing and co-mediating programs in four counties.
Our faculty is led by our Executive Director, Diann Seigle. Diann designed, implemented & instructed for over ten years in the NCCU School of Law NCDRC Certified Superior Court Course and Clinic. She is a seasoned and active mediator who has initiated myriad mediation programs in North Carolina and beyond.