„How do you make God laugh? Just tell him about your plans!“

Holger Specht


Mediator (recognized by the German and Swiss umbrella organisation - BM & SDM), instructor for mediation (BM) and conflict management
Specialist for structural prevention of sexual violence in child and youth work (BJR PräTect)
Lecturer at various universities in Switzerland
Adult educator
Curriculum Vitae / Lebenslauf
E-Mail: specht@inmedio.de
Phone: +49 (0)173 624 44 60

Focus of work

  • Mediation in & between teams and between teams and management
  • Mediation in the neighbourhood and in public spaces
  • Mediation in family with regards to separation and divorce
  • Counselling and mediation in the clarification process of accusations and incidents of sexual violence in child and juvenile labour
  • Implementing conflict management as a form of team and organisational development
  • Supporting the process of establishing guidelines for prevention and intervention in the field of abuse of power and sexual violence
  • Mediation training courses in Germany and Switzerland
  • Specialist training “No room for sexual violence”

Working languages

German, English


  • Part of the quality standard Working Group of the Federal Association Mediation (BM) e.V
  • Member of the German Society for Prevention and Intervention (DGfPI)
  • Founding member and part of the Working Group “Shadows of Youth Movement” to reveal sexual violence in the youth movement
  • Founding member and part of the Working Group “Tabubruch” on networking the prevention officers in the youth organisations (www.tabubruch.org)
  • Part of the federal leadership and member of the German Scout Association e.V