Parenting Mediation in Burnsville

Co-parenting after divorce can present many challenges. After all, once a divorce is final, both parties move on with their lives…in different directions. One or both parties may find new romantic partners, find new jobs, and/or relocate at some point after the divorce. These inevitable changes happen as you continue to co-parent the children from your marriage. Effectively managing these issues can be done with the help of a parenting mediator, who is specifically trained to help you and your former spouse find solutions to conflicts about parenting after a divorce. AMS Mediation specializes in offering parenting mediation services to those in the Burnsville, MN area. Our team can help you develop lasting amendments to your parenting plan (or custody agreement) that work for you and your family.

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Divorce Mediation Benefiting Both Parties

When going through a divorce, it can seem like a daunting process where no one wins. Although litigation usually results in both parties being unhappy with the result, or one party detrimentally losing, mediation is another alternative to the divorce process, and statistics show that the majority of couples come out the other end feeling satisfied with the results. Finding a divorce mediator can seem like an intimidating process and you want to find someone that you can trust.

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Parenting Plans

The decision to seek a divorce is not one that most people take lightly. If you have children, you will very likely understand that divorcing your spouse will have a significant impact on them. AMS Mediation can help you minimize the stressful impacts of divorce on children and maximize the positive things about your relationships so that your children emerge from your divorce healthier and more ready to move into the next chapter of your lives together. AMS Mediation often recommends taking those important next steps by creating a carefully crafted parenting plan which outlines how the two of you will co-parent.

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How Long Does Divorce Mediation Usually Take?

If you and your spouse have made the difficult decision to divorce, you have very likely already spent countless days, months and even years weighing the pros and cons of divorce and trying to make the best possible decision for your family. There is nothing easy about making the decision to end your marriage and there is no way to adequately prepare for the process. By the time the decision is made, you may be very ready to move forward and begin your new life, but you still need to settle a wide range of complex issues including division of property, debt and assets, development of a fair and equitable parenting plan (or custody agreement) and determination of spousal and/or child support. This process can take months, if not longer, if you move through the traditional court system.

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How do I make a change to divorce agreement?

If you have finalized your divorce and created a divorce agreement with your former spouse, but you find now that you need to make an alteration to your divorce agreement, you should know that you do have options. Of course, if you have been through a divorce, you know that it is a complicated process. Mediation is an ideal way to solve problems after divorce, rather than going through the court system, which takes significant time and resources. AMS Mediation of Burnsville, MN specializes in Minnesota divorce law, and our team has deep experience in mediation. We care about making sure that your divorce agreement works as well as possible for everyone who has been impacted by your divorce.

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