divorce and family mediation in nyc

jennifer safian, divorce mediator


Can We Agree to Disagree and Still Find a Compromise?

{3:30 minutes to read} The phrase "agree to disagree" first appeared in print in 1770 [...]

Finding a Balance for Parent and Adult Child Communication

{3:12 minutes to read} Myriam, an elderly lady, was referred to me by an acquaintance [...]

a painful plea from a child of divorce

{4:24 minutes to read} Many couples going through divorce have to make huge efforts to [...]

blended families, who comes first?

{3:42 minutes to read} In my previous article, Blended Families, How to Cope regarding new [...]


I recently attended a GOODTALK4PARENTS  workshop to help parents reduce the negative impact of conflict [...]

hey, johnny, tell mom that . .

{3:54 minutes to read} Johnny’s parents have been divorced for a couple of years and [...]

once a child of divorce, always a child of divorce

{2:54 minutes to read} Children and adults alike whose parents have been divorced seem to [...]

more often it’s the spirit that counts

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

my EX, your EX, their EX – what EX-actly does that mean?

{1:53 minutes to read} What’s in this two-letter word? A lot! Someone you loved Someone [...]

parenting classes? why would I need that?

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