We hope to see you soon at one of our public events.



Join us on Tuesday, May 5, at 7pm for our benefit comedy show, We Can Smirk It Out, featuring Mark Normand, Bill Santiago, and more!

We had a great time at our PeaceRaiser! Check out pictures from the event here!

Listen to Carrie McCann, our Restorative Justice Coordinator and Elizabeth Clemants, friend of New York Peace Institute, talking about, of course, Restorative Justice on the podcast “The Rebbe, The Radical, and the Rev.”

Read the Wall Street Journal article about us!

Learn about our exciting internship opportunities!

New York Peace Institute’s Manhattan Mediation Center moved to 111 John Street, Suite 600, New York, NY 10038. We’re near the Fulton Street subway stop. The phone number and email will remain the same, but the address is new. Brooklyn Mediation Center remains at 210 Joralemon Street. Read more about the move on Brad’s blog.

Join us for our PeaceTalks! At these two hour presentations, speakers from all over the nation come to discuss issues of conflict, resolution, peace and moderation. Click on the link to learn more about the specific PeaceTalks we offer and check out some of the ones that have already passed!

Watch Brad Heckman’s TedX Talk about about Mindfulness and Mediation!



  • Our very own Case Manager, Aura Sotomayor, and Mediator, Olga, filmed a segment on Telemundo 47. Watch here!
  • Listen to an interview with Brad on the Earbud_U Podcast from Human Services Consulting and Training (HSCT).
  • Brad was interviewed on NASH Radio (a country music station in NYC). Take a listen!
  • Read “The Art of Mediation: Local Lessons for International Peacemakers,” an article in the Global Observatory featuring our CEO, Brad Heckman!
  • Our very own Restorative Justice Coordinator, Carrie McCann, was featured on the Rebbe Radical Rev Show! Listen here.
  • We were featured in the Wall Street Journal! Read the article here.
  • We were mentioned again in the NY Times’ Ask Real Estate section!
  • The NY Times mentions us in their Ask Real Estate section about neighbor problems, one of the most common disputes we get calls about at our center.
  • Brad writes “On Bob Dylan and Reverse International Development” for the Nebraska Mediation Association.
  • The Conflict Specialists Show interviews Brad!
  • Watch our CEO give his TEDx Talk, “Mediation and Mindfully Getting in the Middle”!
  • Dickinson Magazine profiles our CEO, Brad Heckman, who is an alum of Dickinson College.
  • Here are two interviews with Brad on Voice America Radio and Sangoma Podcast .
  • Elle Magazine’s September fashion issue features a great article about our mediation training.
  • The New York Daily News published a piece on landlord-tenant issues, featuring a link to CEO’s Brad Heckman’s blogpost on communication tips.
  • TimeOut New York’s roommate issue featured an interview with Brad and our friend Sheila Sproule about coping with cohabitation conflicts.
  • The Cooperator, the largest online publication about coop and condo living, published a short piece about mediation, featuring us alongside the wonderful National Association for Community Mediation (NAFCM).
  • Brick Underground, a popular NYC housing blog, includes us in their panel of experts. Read about how to deal with noisy, nude, smoking neighbors.
  • Texas conflict guru Pattie Porter interviewed Brad for her blogradio show, in a segment called “Fugghetaboutit….and move forward: Mediation, New York-Style.”
  • We’re profiled in the online publication Peace Is Sexy (which is actually quite G-rated, so you can click on whilst at work).
  • We’ve even been featured it the astrology blog of the fabulous Kiki T – Tyra Banks’ on-air stargazer, among other things.


Check out some of our past news and events by clicking here!

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