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Hachtel Approved as Mediator

YvetteHachtel.jpgDr. Yvette Hachtel, professor in Belmont’s School of Occupational Therapy, has been approved as a Rule 31 Listed General Civil Mediator and will begin work as a mediator in civil cases in conjunction with Tennessee’s Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) proceedings. After years of work in Sumner County’s Victim and Offenders Reconciliation Program, Hachtel qualifies for Rule 31 status and will work on cases judges assign to Tennessee’s ADR program. Through her position as a mediator, Hachtel will be an impartial aid in helping parties involved in civil cases to resolve their disputes outside of the courtroom.