Mediation

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Mediation to Ensure Your Children Feel Loved Amidst Separation

February 13, 2024

Separation from a partner may be an emotionally difficult process.  The difficult task of explaining to your children that you no longer love their other parent can add to this emotionally taxing experience. In this blog, we’ll delve into navigating this sensitive situation and how mediation can help parents focus on ensuring children feel loved and supported…

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Cultivating Harmony: Mediation Insights for Blended Families

January 9, 2024

Nestled in Olathe, Kansas, the Dispute Resolution Center is a steadfast ally for families embarking on the intricate journey of blending households post-divorce. As we delve into the complexities that arise during this process, our mediation services become a beacon of hope, particularly for families in the Kansas City metro area. Today, we will intricately…

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

December 12, 2023

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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Did you know that Divorce is an Adverse Childhood Experience?

November 14, 2023

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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Plan Ahead for Holidays: Mediation for Joyful Celebrations

October 24, 2023

Mediation can play a crucial role in ensuring that your celebrations are joyful and harmonious. The holiday season in the Kansas City Metro Area is a time of joy, warmth, and cherished traditions. It’s a time when families come together to celebrate and create lasting memories. However, the holiday season can also bring its fair…

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Dogs, Cats and Divorce – Mediation can help you and your pets?

September 7, 2023

Determining what to do about your family’s pets during a separation or divorce is essential to consider.  Your pets are part of your family, and the changes in households that come with separation and divorce have an impact on your family’s pets as well. While human beings have the ability to understand and cope with…

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Mediation Helps Co-Parents Make Decisions About Extracurricular Activities

August 3, 2023

Back-to-school season is upon us. It’s time to start back juggling those busy schedules and making decisions on what activities your child will participate in with your co-parent. These may include financial decisions which often add complexity to co-parenting decisions. To read this full article, click here.

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Use Mediation to Establish Co- Parenting Expectations for Unwed Couples

July 6, 2023

Mediation can be a valuable resource for unmarried parents navigating a separation. It offers a structured and neutral environment where both parties can work together to find mutually beneficial solutions. While the legal aspects may differ from those of married couples, the emotional and practical aspects of separating remain. Mediation encourages cooperative problem-solving, unlike litigation, which can…

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Mediation Resolves Disputes

June 8, 2023

Mediation, a powerful conflict resolution tool, has gained significant recognition for its effectiveness in fostering communication, understanding, and compromise amongst parties in conflict. Conflict is inevitable in human interaction. Disagreements and disputes are frequent in personal relationships, workplaces, or communities. While conflicts can be emotionally draining and disruptive, they can also provide rich opportunities for…

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Mediation Services Prevents the Hassle of a Courtroom

May 18, 2023

Mediation services have become increasingly popular to resolve disputes and conflicts outside the courtroom; this has increased in recent years. Mediation is provided by trained professionals who facilitate communication between the parties in conflict and help them identify and resolve the issues causing the dispute. Mediation can be used to resolve a wide range of disagreements, including family disputes,…

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