Making Parenting Decisions Post-DivorceIf you were married when you had your children, you probably did not even consider what it would be like to parent on your own or from two different residences. You likely assumed that you and your spouse would parent as a married unit couple until your children were out of the house. Divorce may not be something you wished for, but it is the reality for many families in the United States. If divorce is something you are navigating or think it might be in your future, you can expect that this new reality will come with big changes for your overall family dynamic.

Parenting After Divorce

Divorce is a major life event marked by significant stress and change. If you share children, one of the biggest of all of the changes caused by divorce is learning to co-parenting after divorce. Many families need professional support to help navigate these changes including developing and amending child custody agreements, communicating effectively with your ex after your divorce about your kids, child support payments, and many other issues specific to your unique situation. AMS Mediation offers compassionate, efficient, and responsive professional divorce and parenting support services to families all over Minnesota. We can help you with communication strategies, making decisions that are in the best interest of your children and how to maintain a relationship with your ex that puts the emotion and pain in the past and can focus on a future where you work together for what’s best for your kids.

Co-Parenting During And After Divorce

Our staff offers mediation, coaching and parenting consulting and parenting time expeditor services that can empower you to make sound decisions without having to go through the traditional court system, which is extremely expensive and time consuming. Our resources will actually reduce the overall conflict between you and your ex, improve healthy communication and allow you all to move forward with your lives in a positive and productive way. Our services can help you handle the parenting challenges no matter where you are in the divorce process – just beginning, in the middle of settling the terms of your divorce, and when your divorce is final and you need assistance amending your custody agreement or when you cannot seem to agree on issues that come up after you are divorced. Parenting after divorce brings its own challenges, long after you have decided to part ways from your former spouse. You do not have to navigate this alone. Call AMS Mediation at 952-252-1492 if you want to learn more about our divorce and parenting support services.


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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