divorce and family mediation in nyc

jennifer safian, divorce mediator


more often it’s the spirit that counts

Divorced parents opt for Joint Legal Custody so they can make all major decisions together [...]

parenting classes? why would I need that?

As far as I remember, parenting classes were originally designed to teach expectant or new [...]

don’t wait until it is too late

“Why is it that all of a sudden when we are getting divorced, my husband [...]

joint legal custody of the children! sounds great, and so what happens when we disagree?

Many couples going through divorce who have children under the age of 21 are choosing [...]

post-divorce relocation revisited

In our first blog on post-divorce relocation, we discussed how to proceed if one parent [...]

being a parent post divorce: when parents don’t agree

In “being a parent post-divorce”, we discussed all the different points that can help divorced [...]

does a lawyer have a place in mediation? an interview with Timothy L. Horgan, attorney

What is the role of a lawyer during the divorce mediation process?  As a matrimonial [...]

are we forgetting about the in-laws? part 2

Part 2: Dealing with your former in-laws after your divorce: In Part 1, we talked [...]

keys to a successful parenting plan

Choosing mediation over an adversarial legal process will help you build a parenting plan of [...]

being a parent post-divorce

Cooperating with your ex for the sake of your children can seem overwhelming in the [...]