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A #DIYFail in Separation Mediation: see what it cost this couple

A #DIYFail in Separation Mediation: see what it cost this couple

Apr 27 2017

  Do-It-Yourself. I’m a big fan of the common use of the term: I work on our home to make it the…

Mediator neutrality, and the two areas where I cannot remain neutral

Mediator neutrality, and the two areas where I cannot remain neutral

Mar 02 2017

Another important aspect of the mediation process is the neutrality of the mediator. In mediation, your mediator will not pick sides, or…

The one question I ask parents who are separating

The one question I ask parents who are separating

Dec 13 2016

One thing I tell parents beginning their separation mediation process is that they have an opportunity here for their children. Separation and…

Conflict Resolution Week 2016: considering marriage, relationships and the opportunities we get in conflict

Conflict Resolution Week 2016: considering marriage, relationships and the opportunities we get in conflict

Nov 18 2016

MediateBC’s Conflict Resolution Week 2016, November 19-26, is a good time for us to consider how we view conflict, how we handle conflict,…

What if the other party doesn’t want to mediate?

What if the other party doesn’t want to mediate?

Nov 17 2016

This video was part a series of 2-minutes-or-less answers to questions about Mediation and Conflict Resolution, originally filmed for MediateBC’s Conflict Resolution Week. Unwillingness…

I’ve heard of Mediation for Big Labour Disputes. Is that what you do?

I’ve heard of Mediation for Big Labour Disputes. Is that what you do?

Nov 17 2016

This was one in a series of 2-minutes-or-less answers to questions about Mediation and Conflict Resolution, originally filmed for MediateBC’s Conflict Resolution Week.…

What I love about being a Mediator

What I love about being a Mediator

Nov 15 2016

This was part of a series of 2-minutes-or-less answers to questions about Mediation and Conflict Resolution, originally filmed for MediateBC’s Conflict Resolution Week. In…

Considering separation? 3 reasons to call a family mediator before you call your lawyer.

Considering separation? 3 reasons to call a family mediator before you call your lawyer.

Jan 29 2016

When people are in crisis, they do a lot of different things to react to it. Sometimes people call a close friend.…

New year need some relational resolution?

New year need some relational resolution?

Jan 04 2016

It’s a new year. We at New Solution Mediation hope you’re enjoying it so far. This short blog post is mainly to…

Holiday blues? Here are four encouragements and one thing you can do about them

Holiday blues? Here are four encouragements and one thing you can do about them

Dec 22 2015

You’ve likely noticed that the Holiday Season is upon us. For many, it’s a happy time. But what if you’re not happy?…