What is Mediation?
Mediation is a form of conflict resolution. Our trained, impartial mediators help you to clarify and resolve your dispute in a way that is realistic and satisfactory for all involved.
Step One – The mediator meets with individuals in a comfortable and convenient location.
Step Two – Each individual explains his/her issues and concerns. The mediator listens, asks questions, and helps clarify misunderstandings.
Step Three – The mediator helps the individuals explore options and reach a satisfactory, effective, and realistic resolution.
Reduces Stress – Mediators facilitate a process of cooperative dialogue.
Confidential – Mediation settings are private and the discussions are confidential.
Self-Determined – The individuals themselves decide how their dispute will be settled.
Brings Closure to Disputes – Mediators help individuals address the core issues of their dispute so that the conflict can be fully resolved.
Preserves Relationships – Mediators help the individuals develop a sense of mutual respect and collaboration. This helps to restore the individuals’ trust and ability to communicate.
Mediation in action?
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