Yvonne Flanders

Children and Divorce – What children need from parents

It’s all about communication Separation and divorce is hard on everyone: the couple separating: you and your partner, and the children. Each child and young person’s experience with the loss of their known family unit will be different, and sometimes cause intense emotional distress.  One thing that we know makes a difference to the children before, during …

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What to Look for in a Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner

Things to consider when selecting a Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner – “Mediator “ A Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner (FDRP) is the umbrella title for an independent person who helps people affected by separation or divorce, to resolve their parenting disputes. This person is often referred to as a “mediator”. To be called an FDRP an …

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A Comprehensive Guide To Family Dispute Resolution

Family Dispute Resolution (FDR), also known as family mediation, can help couples who are separating make important decisions for their children and their future care and living arrangements. Some things to be considered might include living arrangements, shared time, holidays, education costs, and child support.  The Family Dispute Resolution mediation process is child-focused, always keeping …

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