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Why You Should Mediate When You Get Divorced

Why You Should Mediate When You Get Divorced

Mediation is a common way to resolve issues between parties, facilitated by a neutral person. After you have separated and plan to get divorced, mediation should be your first step. Here’s why you should mediate when you get divorced.   It Saves You Money  ...

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Do I Need A Lawyer For Divorce Mediation?

Do I Need A Lawyer For Divorce Mediation?

A question I am often asked is ‘do I need a lawyer for divorce mediation?’. It’s a simple question and the answer depends on your circumstances. Many couples get divorced using mediation only, without using a lawyer. However, it’s best to be on the same page when it...

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What To Expect At Divorce Mediation

What To Expect At Divorce Mediation

If you are looking to hire a divorce mediator, you’re probably wondering what to expect at divorce mediation. Ian Shann has been a nationally accredited mediator since 2008 and has developed a thorough divorce mediation process that helps separating couples to sort...

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How To Separate Amicably

How To Separate Amicably

In this blog we're going to talk about how to separate amicably. How can you separate in an amicable way when you are getting divorced? Contrary to popular belief, it IS possible to end a relationship on good terms. And, especially when you have children together,...

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What Are The Stages Of Divorce Mediation?

What Are The Stages Of Divorce Mediation?

You have jointly made the decision to divorce and have agreed to make this process as painless as possible by doing it through mediation. This, alone, is a major step to take but you may be a little apprehensive of the process you are about to go through. You might be...

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Is Divorce Mediation Legally Binding?

Is Divorce Mediation Legally Binding?

Many clients ask ‘is divorce mediation legally binding?’. Once couples have made the decision to divorce, they usually want to ensure that this painful will be achieved quickly, without undue stress and not costing an arm and a leg. The best way to achieve this is...

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How To Tell Your Kids About Divorce

How To Tell Your Kids About Divorce

If you’re wondering how to tell your kids about divorce, you’re probably aware that this might be the most difficult conversation you will ever have with your children. Let’s face reality – it’s already been traumatic enough for you, and it will be traumatic for them...

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How To Choose A Divorce Mediator

How To Choose A Divorce Mediator

If you’ve recently separated, you might be looking at how to divorce quickly and without having to pay many thousands of dollars in legal fees. One way to move on from your marriage is by using a divorce mediator – but you might be wondering how do I choose a divorce...

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How To Prepare For Family Mediation

How To Prepare For Family Mediation

Lots of mediating couples who come to Move On Mediation ask us how to prepare for family mediation. Preparation for your mediation session will make a huge difference to how effective the session is, so we do recommend doing some preparation before the day. At Move On...

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Divorce Do’s and Don’ts

Divorce Do’s and Don’ts

Having mediated for divorcing couples for many years and been through a divorce myself, I understand just how much stress a divorce can place on separating couples. So I’ve put together a comprehensive list of my divorce do’s and don’ts to help you get through this...

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What Does A Divorce Mediator Do?

What Does A Divorce Mediator Do?

One of the most common questions we get is ‘what does a divorce mediator do?’. Many people still think that they need to hire a family lawyer and have to go to court if they want to get a divorce in Australia. Both of those things can be expensive and stressful and...

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What Happens At Family Mediation?

What Happens At Family Mediation?

When you look into whether family mediation might be the best option for you, you’ll probably have lots of questions about the process. The most common question we get is ‘what happens at family mediation?’.   To get a better understanding of what happens at...

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Can I Divorce Without A Lawyer?

Can I Divorce Without A Lawyer?

Getting divorced in Australia can be anything from simple and straightforward to drawn-out and complicated. Many people ask the question “can I divorce without a lawyer?” and the simple answer is yes. However, every situation is unique so it will come down to your...

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5 Tips For Co-Parenting During Coronavirus

5 Tips For Co-Parenting During Coronavirus

During these unprecedented times, it can feel like everything is upside down and back to front. We’ve put together some tips for co-parenting during coronavirus. Many of us are attempting to work remotely and, simultaneously, trying to help our children learn online...

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7 Of The Best Divorce Party Ideas

7 Of The Best Divorce Party Ideas

Want to throw a party to celebrate your divorce? We’ve got 7 of the best divorce party ideas to inspire you to start planning yours. Divorce Party Ideas   Throw A Divorce Shower It’s just like a baby shower, but with no boring games, cups of tea and baby...

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How To Get A Divorce In Australia

How To Get A Divorce In Australia

Are you wondering how to get a divorce in Australia? Our divorce mediator Ian Shann walks you through the divorce process and an affordable way to divorce – through family mediation.    No Fault Divorce   Getting a divorce in Australia has become a much simpler...

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What Is A No-Fault Divorce?

What Is A No-Fault Divorce?

In Australia, you do not need to prove fault as a ground for a divorce. We apply the principle of ‘no-fault divorce’. But what is a no-fault divorce? Here’s what you need to know about no-fault divorce.    What Is A Fault Divorce?   A fault divorce occurs if it...

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How To Thrive After Your Divorce

How To Thrive After Your Divorce

Most people focus on the actual process when there is a divorce and don’ take time to consider about life when it’s all done and dusted. Here are our top tips on how to thrive after your divorce.   Release The Negative You can’t thrive until you have successfully...

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5 Tips For Men During Separation

5 Tips For Men During Separation

There’s plenty of advice for women when it comes to separation and divorce, but what about men? Sometimes it feels like men are left to their own devices when it comes to separating and getting divorced, but the truth is they experience the same range of emotions that...

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How To Choose The Right Family Mediator

How To Choose The Right Family Mediator

If you need a family mediator in Perth, you might be wondering how you’re going to choose the right family mediator for your circumstances. It can be hard to decide which family mediator to use simply by looking online, so here are our tips on how to choose the right...

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9 Self-Care Tips During Divorce

9 Self-Care Tips During Divorce

When you’re going through a separation or a divorce, there are so many things to think about. Sometimes taking care of yourself is pretty low on your priority list. If you don’t look after yourself though, you may find yourself struggling with other areas of your...

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What Is Family Dispute Resolution?

What Is Family Dispute Resolution?

If you are going through a separation or divorce, you may have come across the term ‘family dispute resolution’. But what is family dispute resolution? Let’s take a look at exactly what it is and how it could potentially help you move on quickly and more affordably...

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How Much Does A Divorce Cost?

How Much Does A Divorce Cost?

How much does a divorce cost? It’s a question many people ask and unfortunately there is no straightforward answer. How much a divorce costs will depend on a variety of factors. These will include, but are not limited to, whether or not you engage a lawyer, the hourly...

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