Karen Harold is a private mediator, professional facilitator, and the founder of Conflict Coaching Company. Known as “The Conflict Coach”, Karen specializes in resolving high conflict personal and professional dispute resolution and conflict resolution coaching. She specializes in working with high conflict co-parenting, facilitates family law and workplace mediation, domestic violence prevention education, and conflict communication coaching with couples and families.
As a professional, she has worked in the violence prevention, survivor advocacy, and peace building field for over 20 years. She received her basic POST certification from a regional law enforcement academy and workplace mediation training from Mediation Training Institute International. In her youth she has also worked as a crisis counselor for SAVE, became a California police officer, is a current adjunct instructor for California State University Sacramento – College of Continuing Education, and works as a personal and professional coach, consultant, and trainer devoted to ending workplace and family violence.
Due to her straight-forward and caring method of coaching and law enforcement background, Karen receives referrals from top family law attorneys to facilitate constructive communication with conflicted couples. She also works privately with Domestic Violence Aggressors to educate and create boundaries to transform anger processing and behavior.