Mediation may not be therapy, but it can be therapeutic

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Mediation is not therapy. Therapy, or more specifically, psychotherapy, is a treatment of someone’s mental or emotional issues by talking with a professional. Through talking, the client learns about her own feelings, moods, thoughts, and behaviors. This can be insightful and lead to behavior modification a better sense of well-being. Family Mediation also involves a … Continued

It Takes 2 to Tango, and to Mediate Successfully

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Often times, people contact Divorce Mediation Advisors and they have not spoken to their spouse about family mediation. Or the person has spoken to their spouse about mediation but the couple has not decided on whether or not to pursue this avenue. ┬áIt is great that one party sees the value of the family mediation … Continued

The Initial Consultation – What to Expect

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If you are considering a Family Mediator to help you and your partner separate or divorce, the first step is making an appointment with the Divorce Mediator. At Divorce Mediation Advisors LLC, we currently offer 1/2 Hour initial consultations with couples at no charge. This FREE meeting is a great way to meet your potential … Continued

Dividing Your Property in Divorce Mediation

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Marital assets and liabilities need to be divided at the time of divorce. In New York State, marital property can be thought of as anything that was acquired during the marriage. On the asset side, these items may include automobiles, pensions and retirement accounts, real estate, a business, a degree, or even the appreciation of … Continued