divorce and family mediation in nyc

jennifer safian, divorce mediator


i know i’m right! really, says who?

{3:00 minutes to read} People usually relate a story or an incident from their own [...]

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Debunking 5 Myths Stopping Couples from Starting Mediation

{3:54 minutes to read} Some people anticipating a separation or divorce think or may have [...]

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beware of buyer’s remorse

{3:30 minutes to read}  My father's hobby was art collecting. Much of his leisure time [...]

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it is so unfair! just because my spouse wants out, I have to change my life!

{3:18 minutes to read} Separating couples each have a personal story and their own reasons [...]

the vacation home sharing plan

In divorce, we are familiar with parenting plans which outline, often in great detail, how [...]

am i still me?

{2:50 minutes to read} I have realized as I have grown older, more experienced, and [...]

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can conflict be a positive force for change?

Conflict can be seen as a gift of energy, in which neither side loses and [...]

you can’t always get what you want

“You can’t always get what you want; You can’t always get what you want; But, [...]

want a successful mediation? come prepared!

There is no doubt that divorce is one of the biggest stressors of your life. [...]

inside or outside of the mediation room – it works

Lara and Tom were in my office for their third session. The first two meetings [...]