Dating after Divorce

During the divorce process it is very hard for most to imagine ever finding love again and dating, even though the previous marriage is over. Many mediators and solicitors talk about a ‘child-centred divorce’ which is how parties are expected to approach a divorce...

What is Family Mediation Week?

What is Family Mediation week? What is Family Mediation week? ‘Really?’ you my cry! It’s December, and you may be knee deep in preparations for the big day, but if you are already thinking that Christmas may herald the start of divorce, rather than a...

Divorce – your Family is not broken

Divorce – your Family is not broken   Divorce – your Family is not broken. In fact, I really can’t abide the phrase. Broken homes, families, people please stop. ‘Broken’ is defined as ‘disunited’ and ‘divided’. In the context of separating and divorcing...

Talking with your children about divorce

Talking with your children about divorce Talking with your children about divorce can be tricky. After all, as your children grow up, being able to have any meaningful conversation with them can be a challenge when your daughter is going through yet another love/hate...

September – is it a new start for you too?

September – is it a new start for you too? September – is it a new start for you too? The children are back at school now and well, since you’ve bought the new uniform, school bag and compulsory matching stationary, you feel ever so slightly...