Core Divorce Mediation Facts

Mediation is encouraged for persons who have or anticipate having difficulties making decisions to move forward. Most divorces that involve the division of assets and parenting of small children will require this service. A mediator is a skilled facilitator that works impartially, in a confidential setting, to help couples come up with amicable ways to … Learn more

Modifying Parenting Plans during COVID 19

Below is some vital information with regards to time-sharing during the COVID-19 ‘Shelter-in-Place’ order.  I would urge parents to work together for the remainder of this month in the best interest of your children’s health. If you need assistance in navigating your parenting plan and creating a temporary modification, please contact Mediation & Counseling Consultants. … Learn more

Preparing for your First Divorce Mediation

You have scheduled your first mediation session. You are nervous (to be expected) wondering how it will go and what to expect. You wonder how the other party may act or how you will react. The firs thing you must do is take a deep breath and relax. You have made a responsible choice for … Learn more

Say What You Do and Do What You Say

When going through a divorce where children are involved, some guidelines can be followed to help the transition for the children. Research shows that children in homes with a unified parenting approach have greater well-being. Commit to open dialogue with your children. You should always say what you are going to do. For example, if … Learn more

Successful Mediation Supports Positive Relationships with your Children

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Children always benefit from an open and healthy relationship with both parents when the parents are willing to set aside their parenting differences. Mediation provides an excellent venue for all involved to sit together and design a parenting plan that works for everyone. This process includes conflict resolution and child-centered parenting plans that work for everyone.  When mediating … Learn more

Parenting Plans Designed to Fit Your Family’s Lifestyle


Mediation and Counseling Consultants Designs Personalized Parenting Plans for Our Clients What is a Parenting Plan? Chapter 61 of the Florida Statutes that governs family matters requires the court to order a parenting plan in proceedings involving children. A parenting plan is a document created to govern the relationship between the parties relating to decisions … Learn more