Linda Miller-deBerard, L.C.S.W. – A.C.P., Co-Mediator

President, Confidential Care Professional Counseling in Southlake, Texas

Linda is a Masters-degreed therapist in private practice with over twenty-eight years' experience specializing in work with couples. Linda also is dedicated to the practice of family mediation. Linda has been instrumental in the development of the role of a counseling professional as a communication facilitator in collaborative mediation

Professional Affiliations:Linda Miller-deBerard, LCSW, family counselor and communications professional for Detente Collaborative Mediation

  • Academy of Professional Family Mediators
  • Imago Relationship Institute (certified Imago therapist)
  • North Texas Mental Health Professionals
  • Collaborative Law Institute of Texas
  • Northeast Collaborative Professionals

Presentations of Collaborative Mediation and Collaborative Law:

  • Academy of Professional Family Mediators (Colorado, Oct. 2013)
  • Imago Relationship Institute International Conference (Vancouver, BC 2012)
  • KLIF radio "Real Talk Texas: Real Talk with Real Experts"
  • North Texas Mental Health Professionals

Mediation Certifications:

  • Dispute Resolution Service 2010
  • Family Mediation Training Peace Talks Mediation Services 2010


  • Masters degree:  University of Texas, Arlington, TX 1986
  • Undergraduate Degree:  University of Texas, El Paso, TX 1984