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Family Mediation Week 2018

Day 1 of Family Mediation Week 2018 and the theme is ‘Somebody, please help!’ There are lots of really interesting articles to read relating to this theme that discuss the value and benefits of mediation on the Family...
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Mediation Works

Day 5 of Family Mediation Week features blog posts and a video on the theme “Mediation Works.” The Family Mediator’s Association offers a whiteboard video called “Mediation Works.” It’s a short film explaining the process of...
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Parenting Together

Day 4 of Family Mediation Week brings us blog posts and a video on the theme of “Parenting Together.” Bill Hewlett, an inspirational mediator and all round good-egg from Australia, writes a piece about how the...
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Children’s Voices: New blog posts

In support of Family Mediation week, today Duncan Fisher from Kids in the Middle blogs about their work and contextualises it in relation to the Voice of the Child report and the government response to it....
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The Mediation Process

Find out about how Able Mediation can help to guide you through the family mediation process, allowing you to arrive at the best solutions for you and your family.

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Rachel’s Poem Video: Divorce from the perspective of an 11-year old girl

Day 3 of Family Mediation Week focuses on “Childrens Voices.” Today this wonderful video clip has been released. It shows child actors reading the words of “Rachel’s Poem.” The poem was written by an 11-year old...
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Family mediation client talks about her experiences of mediation

Continuing on the theme of Financial Sense, the Family Mediators Association have today published a short video and blog post of a client talking about her experience of going through mediation on financial and children matters....
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Myths about resolving financial disputes in mediation

Today’s focus for Family Mediation Week is Financial Sense. As part of this, David Allison from Family Law in Partnership has written a helpful article which dispels some of the common myths around using mediation to...
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It’s time to choose a better way: Able Mediation supports Family Mediation Week 2016

Every year, thousands of families are torn apart by bitter court battles. Relationships between separating parents are irretrievably broken, and all too often their children are caught up in the middle. But it doesn’t have to...
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Lady Hale is right “ blame should be taken out of divorce ” – Bella Mackie

Getting divorced is painful and having to list your partner’s shortcomings just to speed up the legal process only makes the stress worse When the time came to make the end of my marriage official, I...
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Lawyers see ‘uptick’ in divorce claims by ex-spouses

A landmark case has lead to a rise in divorcees wanting to renegotiate old settlements Source:: Divorce news and advice from the Telegraph