Category: Divorce Mediation

Meet Divorce Mediator Judge Linda Pearce Prestley, (ret)

June 12, 2020

As a mediator with MWI, Judge Prestley mediates divorce, family, civil, employment, and housing cases. Her expertise includes domestic violence, child abuse and neglect, diversity training, legal issues in education, employment discrimination, and truancy intervention. With her impressive background, Judge Prestley has a unique perspective during mediation.

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Online Divorce Mediation Tips

June 3, 2020

Online Divorce Mediation Tips MWI has been providing divorce mediation services in Massachusetts since 1994. Prior to COVID-19, our mediators often provided online divorce mediation when one client was out-of-state. Now that people are staying home during COVID-19, MWI’s divorce mediation services are currently being conducted online only. As such, we have developed a list […]

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Divorce Mediation in Massachusetts – Choose Your Language

April 15, 2020

Divorce Mediation in Massachusetts – Over 100 Languages to Choose from with MWI Mediators By Josh Hoch Going to court in Massachusetts, or any State for that matter, can make some people nervous. Add an inability to speak English and those nerves can compound. Fortunately, once in Court in Massachusetts, people can get the help […]

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How To Find Peace When You’re Stuck at Home With Crazy, Annoying People

April 13, 2020

How To Find Peace When You’re Stuck at Home With Crazy, Annoying People By Vanessa Linsey So how’s it going in your home these days? It’s a loaded question, I know. Each time someone texts me, “How are you?” I’m not sure if I should lie or spend the next 15 minutes tapping out the […]

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Helpful Therapy for Couples Facing Divorce

February 25, 2020

Helpful Therapy for Couples Facing Divorce By Jason Kaufman Yes, there’s such a thing as a ‘good’ divorce! Even when there are children or pets involved… But it won’t just happen by itself. You’ll need specific kinds of help, one of the most important of which might be counseling with an experienced marriage & family […]

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11 Books That Will Help You Survive Divorce: Wallet, Court, Kids, Heart, Mind, & Spirit 

February 12, 2020

11 Books That Will Help You Survive Divorce: Wallet, Court, Kids, Heart, Mind, & Spirit By Vanessa Linsey You’re thinking about divorcing. You’re in the process of divorcing. You’re divorced. Regardless of your status in the separation spectrum, if there’s ever a time in your life when you’ve needed a deep bench of coaches, therapists, […]

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Talking with Your Kids About Divorce

August 2, 2019

Mediation statements offer parties an alternative approach to preparing for the mediation by having each party define success in advance, which in turn increases the chance of reaching an agreement.

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Over 500 Cases Mediated through, “The Mediation Project”

October 24, 2018

The types of cases that have been mediated through The Mediation Project include: divorce, paternity, modification of child support, alimony, medical insurance coverage for a former spouse, college costs, separation agreements, parenting plans, and grandparent visitation

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12 Topics a Parenting Coordinator in Massachusetts Can Help With

October 19, 2018

Parenting Coordinators in Massachusetts are court-approved professionals who work to assist parents in reaching a mutually beneficial agreement for the parents and for their child(ren). Parent Coordinators work to help parents manage ongoing issues after divorce.

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Meet a Divorce Mediator Ben Stich

September 4, 2018

As a divorce mediator with MWI, Ben puts his High-Conflict Mediation training to good work as he mediates cases concerning not only divorce, but also custody disputes, parent-teen conflict, marital issues, elder decisions, asset division, liability division, property division and other high conflict family disputes. He also helps facilitate our court-approved "Better Parent" Parent Education Program.

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