Muzzling Children

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If you were an innocent victim caught in the crossfire between two opposing forces and suffering most of the collateral damage, would you want a say? Even if there was no war but the country in which you grew up … Continued

Mediation-That Sounds A Good Idea

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Mediation has been around for a long time to resolve a whole range of issues, whether formally structured or not. Family mediation in it’s current form as an alternative to court has existed in this country for over 30 years. … Continued

DIY

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I understand the wish to sort everything out yourselves. Of course I do. These are your finances, your lives and it’s also a lot cheaper. However I know from separate mediation assessment meetings that people’s views as to what they … Continued

Reasons Not To Mediate Number Two

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We don’t get on. We always argue when we talk about this. He/she is completely unreasonable. We don’t agree. Well there you go. Just a small selection of the sort of things which people advance as reasons not to mediate. When people … Continued

Reasons Not To Mediate Number One

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Perhaps people’s main reason not to mediate, indeed not to seek any professional help at all, is that they can sort things out themselves thank you. They can of course and I understand what drives them. One is the fear of … Continued