Family Mediation Week 2019 – The storm before the calm

By: Juliet
On: Wednesday, 23 January, 2019

Well, it’s a case of “better late than never!” this year.  So, on day 3 of #familymediationweek, here is a summary of (my view of) the high lights so far….

Day 1 explored being “caught up in the storm,”  giving ideas about what to do and where to go.  This helpful article by Philippa Johnston, Chair of the FMA, sums up first steps when you’ve made that difficult decision to separate/divorce: Day 1 Caught up in the storm

A short video about Child Inclusive Mediation was also released, which gives a brief overview of the process:

 

Also a really helpful video from the University of Exeter about Mediating Safely has also been released.  This is part of the response the the recommendations of the Mapping Paths to Family Justice research and includes feedback from clients: