Mediation helps families resolve disagreements both simple and complex that often surround the family unit.
Common family issues that may benefit from mediation include, parenting schedules, grandparent visitation, child support, alimony, property division, pet joint custody, marriage*, elder care, the family’s budget, distribution of inherited property, family business succession, and other family matters.
In a confidential setting, the mediator helps each party to communicate what is important to him or her and to hear what is important to the other party. With help from the mediator, the parties:
People who define their solutions are generally happier with the results