How Do We Mediate?

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While recently completing a questionnaire sent out by an academic I found myself generally a bit stumped by having to try to give pretty black and white answers when my experience of mediation is that the interest and the creativity … Continued

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