FDR Pre-Mediation

FDR Pre-Mediation

Pre-Mediation for Parenting Matters What is Pre-Mediation? Pre-mediation refers to the processes undertaken before a mediation session is scheduled to determine if mediation is appropriate and if it is to help the participants prepare. What is Family Dispute...
The Big 3 Benefits of Family Dispute Resolution

The Big 3 Benefits of Family Dispute Resolution

We are often asked “What are the benefits of Family Dispute Resolution compared to getting a lawyer and going to court?” The biggest benefits by far are the speed to resolve issues, the cost is a fraction of what going to court costs and the way that it...

Family Law Legal Advice

Family Law Legal Advice Legal Advice is important so that you know your legal rights and obligations and can be prepared for mediation.  This service is ideal for preparing for family dispute resolution mediation, during or after family dispute resolution...
Parenting Plans

Parenting Plans

Why develop a parenting plan? One of the biggest complaints that co-parents have about their child’s other parent is uncertainty. Often expectations that one parent have are different to those of the other parent. This difference in expectations causes problems...
Principles of Conflict Resolution

Principles of Conflict Resolution

Conflict is not an inherently bad thing. It is often through conflict between old and new ideas that progress in relationships and the world emerge. What is a bad thing is entrenched conflict.Entrenched conflict that risks escalation into violence or war is another...

Now seeing clients in our Bentleigh East office

Mediation Institute has recently established the Mediation Center on Centre Road in Bentleigh East. Taking advantage of the benefits of a central location and free suburban parking the Mediation Centre is the next logical step in Mediation Institute’s expansion...