What are the benefits of Marital Mediation?
-Marital Mediation is facilitated by a trained Supreme Court Mediator who is a Certified Marital Mediator who is educated about the divorce process.
-It provides an opportunity to save the marriage even if other forms of alternative dispute resolutions have not been successful.
-The process is private, confidential, and client-driven.
-Marital Mediation is a short-term, forward-focused joint venture to better understand the relationship.
-It implements a pragmatic and practical approach.
-The process empowers couples to be a part of the solution, to learn new communication, negotiating, and conflict resolution skills.
-Marital mediation is goal and task-oriented.
-It focuses on the problem, not the other person which decreases the blame game and emotional avoidance allowing for more honest and open discussions.
-The process is solution-based where the couple independently sets goals and objectives together for mutual implementation.
-Marital Mediation is resolution focused.
-It encourages brainstorming options for a favored outcome.
-The process is couple driven not attorney or judge driven.
-Marital Mediation utilizes a framework by which the neutral facilitator helps discover hidden interests and opinions not realized by the couple.
-It helps the couple develop a more positive story or narrative about their relationship.