P. O. Box 549
Tijeras, 87059-054
United States

Trisha specializes in offering expertise and professional services to school districts, charter schools, non-profit organizations, advocacy groups and families to address the individualized needs of special education students by providing mediation, facilitation of IEP meetings, training/professional development and consultation. Ms. Bergin-Lytton is a sole-proprietor female business owner with headquarters located in the Albuquerque, New Mexico area. She is highly regarded as an IDEA-knowledgeable professional extremely skilled in conflict resolution who assists teams to work collaboratively in developing realistic solutions in an effective, creative and timely manner. Since 1974, Trisha has worked with special needs students and their families within school districts and agency settings in a number of capacities: special education teacher, special education administrator, in-patient rehabilitation treatment center director of adolescent educational services, judicial truancy project director, community college instructor, mediator, facilitator, trainer and consultant. In 1990, Trisha began independently offering customized services to clients by assessing their individual needs, proposing service options and then delivering guidance and support to successfully address their current challenges, resulting in quality solutions. By 1993, Trisha completed her 40-hour basic mediation training in Texas and through June 2015 has provided over 640 Alternative Dispute Resolution services, with over 90 cases involving special education mediations and over 435 IEP Meeting facilitations dealing with extremely challenging multi-party situations. Ms. Bergin-Lytton has presented skill-building workshops about the IEP Facilitation process and Special Education mediations at a number of state level and national conferences.