To provide a peaceful way for families to resolve conflict
What is mediation?
Mediation is an opportunity for individuals to voluntarily have a conversation to gain an understanding of each other's perspectives, to collaborate and to develop creative solutions to resolve a conflict
To create families that are at peace with one another and can transition to their next chapter
What does a mediator do?
A mediator uses conflict resolution skills rooted in the social sciences to support the discussion. A mediator does not provide legal representation/advice or make decisions about the outcome. Neutral and impartial, a mediator supports everyone in the conversation.
What are the benefits of family mediation?
Reduced resources used (time, money)
Creative and customized
Interpersonal communication emphasized
Trained professional supports the conversation