What 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:
It’s voluntary. Both parties must choose to enter into Mediation.
Parties can leave at any time.
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.
First and foremost mediation is about
protecting the interests of the
Mediation reduces future conflict by improving communication and
problem solving skills.
It’s less costly and much less formal than court.
It’s a private process. Unlike court, no one has a right to know
anything you don’t want to reveal.