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Practical guides to family mediation: key steps to mediation, what to expect from a MIAM, three types of mediation, and child-inclusive mediation

Conflict, Divorce and Children

As a former primary school teacher our mediator Rebecca has seen first-hand the effects of divorce and separation on children. This blog explores why this may be the case and how mediation can help.

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Children over Christmas

For the children of separated parents, Christmas is a time when conflict has the potential to escalate. This blog provides advice over the five day Christmas Covid plan and includes a few considerations to help smooth over some of the challenges.

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Teachers Role When Parents Separate

Standfirst: Teachers have an important role to play in supporting children when their parents separate, says Rebecca Sewell, a former primary school teacher who is now a mediator for the Family Mediation Trust

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Stop using phrases such as 'Family Justice'!

The inaugural Family Mediators Conference, run by The Family Mediation Trust on 26 May, opened with Mr Justice Cobb challenging the sector to stop using phrases such as 'Private Law' and 'Family Justice' for all family separations - to enable the redefinition of how family courts are used, and requiring a change in how we communicate with separating couples.

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