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Less Stressful Divorce Process

Less Stressful Divorce ProcessIf you are contemplating divorce, then one thing that you know for sure is that the decision is not made lightly, and the process is stressful. While there is no way to take away all of the stress of the process, the team at AMS Mediation offers a way to minimize the stress and move you toward resolution more quickly. Divorce mediation is an alternative dispute resolution strategy to settle the terms of your divorce without having to go through the traditional court process with attorneys and a judge rendering decision. Here are 5 ways divorce mediation can reduce the stress of the divorce process:

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3 Main Components Of A Divorce Settlement

3 Main Components Of A Divorce SettlementAre you facing the reality that a divorce could be in your future? Whether this has been building for years or has come as a surprise to one of you, we can all agree that divorce is difficult and overwhelming. Trying to understand the process ahead of time can be helpful. For example, there are three main components of every divorce settlement:

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Parenting Support Online During Divorce

Parenting Support Online During DivorceShielding your kids from the intensity and difficulty of divorce is a critical part of the process. This is no small task, but reminding yourself every step of the way that your kids are the priority can go a long way in helping you achieve this goal. You can also work with professionals who can help you with strategies for improved communication, developing schedules that put your kids first and protecting your kids from conflict. AMS Mediation offers many different support services for parents just like you who are

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Collaborative Divorce Mediation

Collaborative Divorce MediationDivorce is a challenging journey, filled with emotional turbulence and complex decision-making. In the heart of Minnesota, AMS Mediation stands as a beacon of hope, offering a unique approach to divorce resolution that empowers couples to take control of their futures. As we delve into the intricacies of divorce mediation, let’s explore how AMS Mediation guides couples through the process, fostering a constructive path to resolution.

At AMS Mediation, our commitment to active and collaborative mediation is at the core of what sets us apart. Unlike traditional adversarial methods, mediation places couples in the

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Fair and Equitable Division of Assets During a Divorce

Fair and Equitable Division of Assets During a DivorceDivorce is a complex process, and one of the most challenging aspects for many couples is the division of property. AMS Mediation, based in Minnesota, provides a specialized service aimed at making this aspect of divorce more manageable and amicable.

AMS Mediation’s property division services focus on achieving a fair and equitable distribution of assets for both parties involved. Rather than relying on a court

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Achieving a Less Stressful Divorce

Many couples really take stock of their relationship as one year ends and a new one begins. The holidays are a time for reflection and can also be a time for intense stress. If you are realizing that the time has come to take steps toward a separation or divorce, you are not alone. AMS Mediation can help you navigate the process with less financial and emotional stress. Here are some of the ways that our team can help you.

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The safety of clients, ourselves, and colleagues is our top priority while we remain available to assist you as you navigate the new and uncharted territory caused by the coronavirus pandemic.


Offering All Services Virtually

While providing virtual ADR services was not part of our plan, we have made the necessary accommodations to ensure we can continue to serve our clients during these unsettling times. All services are currently available through virtually. We are using Zoom for videoconferencing. We suggest that you download this app to your phone or the program to your computer at


Limited In-Person Services

We have resumed limited in-person services for sessions with 1 or 2 participants scheduled for a maximum of 2 hours. Masks are required in our building and in session. Availability is subject to change based on local regulations and CDC guidelines.


Office Hours

Our office hours remain the same and we remain available by phone and email. The main office number is 952.252.1492. Gabe can be reached via email at


New Clients Welcome

We offer free 1-hour divorce consultations via Zoom. Potential PC and PTE clients are invited to schedule a free 15-minute phone call. Please call 952.252.1492 to set up an appointment. We are here to help!

Thank you for your patience and understanding as we all continue to adapt to these rapidly changing and chaotic times. Stay strong, stay resilient, and stay healthy!


Amber Serwat & Gabe Frye
ADR Professional & ADR Assistant

Divorce Mediation & Dispute Resolution Services - Amber Serwat Mediation

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