Girl lost in thoughtWhat is Family Mediation?

“Family Mediation is a way of helping people resolve issues relating to parenting, separation and/or divorce.”

6 Key Things to Know About Family Mediation:

  1. It’s voluntary. Both parties must choose to enter into Mediation. Parties can leave at any time.
  2. It’s owned by the participants. It empowers you and your spouse, with the help of a neutral, professional Mediator, to work out your own solutions.
  3. First and foremost mediation is about protecting the interests of the children .
  4.  Mediation reduces future conflict by improving communication and problem solving skills.
  5. It’s less costly and much less formal than court.
  6. It’s a private process. Unlike court, no one has a right to know anything you don’t want to reveal.