Building Resilience in Children During Parental Separation: A Guide for Parents

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Navigating parental separation is tough, but at the Dispute Resolution Center in Kansas City, we’re dedicated to helping families move forward with focus and compassion. Learn how mediation can support parents and build resilience in children during these challenging times, and discover practical strategies to maintain stability and nurture your child’s well-being. Discover more on…

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How to be Successful in Mediation (and Life)

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In today’s fast-paced world, disagreements are inevitable, whether in our personal lives, workplaces, or within our communities. However, the key to resolving these before they become deeper conflicts lies in the strategies we employ and our approach to communication and understanding our needs and desires. Mediation offers a pathway not just to resolve disputes but…

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What To Do When You Think This Might Be Your Last Holiday As A Family

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As the much-anticipated holiday season draws near, families confronted with the prospect of their potentially final celebration together may experience many overwhelming emotions. At Juris Law & Mediation, our divorce attorneys recognize the profound challenges accompanying significant family transitions, especially during the festive times traditionally associated with unity and joy. In acknowledging the unique emotional intricacies…

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Mediation: How To Have Meaningful Holidays When Traditions Are Changed?

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During the holiday season, traditionally depicted as a time of joy and togetherness, families grappling with changes, particularly those more recently involved in change regarding child custody arrangements or parenting plan adjustments, face a distinctive set of challenges. At the Dispute Resolution Center, we recognize the significance of fostering meaningful connections during these times of…

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Parenting Plan for Holiday Harmony

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The holiday season is approaching, and if you’re a co-parent, now is the perfect time to firm up your holiday plans and not leave any adjustments to the last minute in your parenting plan agreement. Planning is essential for a smooth, stress-free holiday season. Taking proactive steps ensures that your parenting plan aligns with your…

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Did you know that Divorce is an Adverse Childhood Experience?

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Adverse Childhood Experiences, or ACEs, include things like physical and emotional abuse, neglect, caregiver mental illness, household violence and divorce.  The more ACEs a child experiences, the more likely he or she is – as an adult – to suffer from various health conditions, behavior issues, developmental delays, mental illness, poor academic achievement and substance abuse,…

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