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Benefits of Mediation for Divorcing Couples in Kelowna

Divorce is a stressful and emotional time for most couples. With so many personal details to discuss, things can become even more difficult if communication has soured between parties. The children’s future, financial discussions, trust issues and division of assets are all elaborate topics for conversation.  Maintaining a mature conversation throughout this time is not […]

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Divorce & Family Mediation: It Takes Two to Tango

Prerequisites for Successful Mediation My first responsibility, as a Senior Mediator, is to determine whether or not a couple is, in fact, ready to mediate. Unfortunately 60 % of the couples that choose mediation are not prepared. There are several reasons for this, but in this article, I will concentrate on the two most significant […]

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Mediation Divorce

Am I the right person for mediation? | Kelowna Divorce Mediation

However you word the query, the question remains essentially the same. Is there a definitive profile describing individuals who would be good mediation candidates? Are there simply couples who have no real issues to negotiate, having reached agreements in all substantive areas? Or is it those individuals who are still friends, having just drifted apart […]

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Common Areas of Conflict in Kelowna Couples

Although all relationships are different, spouses frequently experience several common areas of conflict. Expert Mediator, Daniel Mandelbaum, describes some of the typical issues that spark conflict in marriage from his years of experience in mediation in Kelowna, BC. Money Regardless of the amount of money in the relationship, husbands and wives often have very diverse […]

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