Post-Divorce Support | Dakota County, MN

Minnesota Divorce SupportIf you have gone through a divorce and are not one of the lucky few who gets along well with your former spouse, you may want to consider seeking the good counsel of AMS Mediation of Dakota County, MN.  AMS Mediation offers, among a wide range of divorce mediation-related services, including post-divorce support services.  AMS Mediation recognizes that, while the signed and notarized divorce papers put a legal end to a marriage, they do not often put an end to the complex marital relationships.

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Parenting Time Expeditor | Dakota County, MN

Parenting Time Expeditor (PTE)AMS Mediation of Dakota County, a Minnesota Parenting Time Expeditor, offers a wide variety of strong mediation support services.  Among the most important for couples who have children and have gone through a divorce is the Parenting Time Expeditor (PTE), which is a service that may be either appointed by a court or chosen by mutual agreement by the members of the divorced couple.  The goal of the Parenting Time Expeditor is to help divorced parents come to an agreement about issues pertaining to how much time each parent spends with their children after the finalization of their divorce.

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Divorce

Minnesota Divorce HelpEven though there are very few universal truths in life, one truth that is universal for people who get married is that none of us get married knowing that we will eventually get divorced.  We get married with the hope at least, that we will be with our partner on a path to happily growing old together.  We simply do not get married seeking pathways into a divorce.  But, as circumstances change, if we find ourselves on that pathway for the health of our self and our family. AMS Mediation, based in Burnsville, Minnesota, can help you make that path much easier.

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Divorce Education Classes Burnsville, Minnesota

divorce parenting education MNAMS Mediation of Burnsville, Minnesota, offers extremely helpful educational classes for support during and after divorce.  Our highly qualified staff offers a toolkit for navigating your legal process and will help you keep your divorce from escalating, and becoming needlessly expensive.  Anyone who has been through a divorce can tell you that legal processes can be overwhelmingly confusing and stressful, but this can be minimized.

In addition, AMS Mediation has a toolkit to help you gain confidence in creating a successful separate parenting plan.

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Minnesota Divorce Mediation FAQs

Divorce Mediators MNAMS Mediation provides strong, effective and compassionate divorce support for Minnesota residents.  Many people understandably wonder about whether following the more traditional path through the court system is better than following the mediation path.  For some people, it may be necessary to conduct their divorce proceedings through the court system.  But now even courts are increasingly referring divorce cases to mediation.  Given that the mediation path—and certainly that which is provided by AMS Mediation—is less expensive, takes less time and prioritizes the health and welfare of all people affected by the divorce, it is becoming increasingly accepted and more likely to be considered the best option for couples.

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Family Mediation | Unmarried Couples and Domestic Partnership

Divorce Mediator Minneapolis/St. PaulConventional wisdom would have us believe that many currently accepted ideas are true.  And without meaning to impugn conventional wisdom—it is, after all, often correct—there are occasions when conventional wisdom leads us to erroneous conclusions.  One area of modern life where there seems to be some inaccurate understanding is in the common understanding of the responsibilities and rights associated with family concerns.  More specifically, there seems to be an incorrect belief that unmarried couples may not seek family mediation when the relationship begins to change, and possibly that unmarried couples and/or domestic partners are unable to accumulate wealth and property together.

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Parenting Mediation Minnesota | After the Divorce

Divorce Help MNElite mountain climbers will tell you that touching the summit of Mount Everest is not the mark of a successful expedition.  Reaching the summit and sitting atop the peak is only the halfway point.  Success is not attained until you and everyone in your climbing party get down to base-camp successfully.  Novice climbers, by contrast, are likely to celebrate reaching the peak and forget that their work is only half done at that point.

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Co-Parenting Support | Minnesota Mediators

Child Custody Mediation MinnesotaIf you are soon to be divorced from your spouse, or in the early stages following a divorce, and you have children, you should strongly consider making contact with AMS Mediation of Burnsville, Minnesota.  AMS Mediation can provide the kind of support that you (and your ex) can benefit from especially if you are having difficulty figuring out how to suspend your feelings of animosity toward your ex while trying to do what is best for your children.

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Support for Blending Families | Minnesota Mediators

Blending FamiliesAmong the first things you may think of when you read or hear the terms “divorce mediation,” “marriage mediation,” or “family mediation” is divorce.  There is a very good chance that divorce is relevant to each of those terms.  But mediation in those contexts is not limited only to the divorce process.  It can, and often does, pertain to the many processes that follow divorce.  ‘Mediation’ should also be more closely associated with the processes associated with blending families, and AMS Mediation of Burnsville, MN is exceptionally good at helping couples who intend to blend their families in a positive way.

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Mediated Divorce

Divorce Mediator Minneapolis/St. PaulWhat is it that allows us to feel confident in someone who is offering to help us during a crisis?  It could, of course, be many things, but more often than not it is the belief that the person helping us can empathize with our plight that allows us to feel more comfortable in our vulnerability.  By acknowledging our vulnerability in the presence of a person offering support, we essentially describe more accurately the problem or problems we are experiencing, which enables the person helping to maximize the kind of help that is being offered. And when it comes to emotional vulnerability, few problems make us feel more vulnerable than impending divorce.

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