Overcoming Emotional Barriers in Divorce Mediation

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Divorce is inherently emotional, and navigating these feelings during mediation can be one of the most significant challenges for couples in the Kansas City Metro area. We encourage mediation that is designed to help parties reach amicable agreements, but intense emotions can complicate the process. Here are strategies to manage emotions effectively, ensuring productive mediation…

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The Role of Children in Parenting Plan Mediation

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Using mediation and other interventions to help families in transition, the Dispute Resolution Center (DRC) is an avenue to assist parents in developing parenting plans. Providing mediation services in the Olathe and Kansas City area, DRC stays at the forefront of issues families often encounter. Read the full article here.

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Perfecting Your Visual Estate Plan: Finalizing and Implementing with Legal Precision (Part 2)

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In our initial exploration of incorporating photographs into wills, we discussed the foundational steps and best practices for capturing and integrating images to define your bequests clearly. As we venture into this series’ second and concluding part, we address the critical legal considerations, tackle potential challenges, and outline the steps to finalize and implement your…

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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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