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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Parenting Mediation Can Make Divorce Easier

Life is hard, and when divorce is added to the equation, it becomes all the more difficult. We have come to accept that divorce is among the most stressful experiences adults can go through, and that is probably for good reason. But it seems illogical to not try to mitigate the impact of divorce on couples who have determined that it is the best possible solution to their marital problems. For many people going through divorce, the process is extremely painful, and often it brings out the worst in people. But need it be this way?

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A Productive Path for Parenting Partners

Plans for parenting Partners MNThe world of the 1950s, especially the United States of the 1950s, has been idealized to the point of a caricature. It’s likely true that the ideal of the nuclear family, consisting of a father/breadwinner, mother/homemaker, children, dog, and white picket fence in a perfect suburban home was never a widespread reality. We spent decades trying to convince ourselves of that reality, but when the revolution of the 1960s all but obliterated our view of the 1950s, we had some new truths to face. The existential crisis we have gone through, especially as it regards the ideal family structure, caused a great deal of upheaval.

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Parenting Education Classes MN

Making the transition from a married couple in an intimate relationship with children to Parenting Partners where parents share children but are not involved in an intimate relationship with each other is often extremely difficult.  Communication issues, high levels of conflict, and residual anger can make co-parenting in a healthy way after divorce feel impossible. AMS Mediation of Burnsville, MN, specializes in helping families heal after divorce and finding ways to engage in effective, cooperative and child-focused behaviors.  AMS Mediation offers a wide variety of parenting services that can be used to achieve a balanced and cooperative approach to raising children after a divorce.  This approach will benefit all members of the family and help your children adjust to the significant life change as well. It is designed with the best interest of everyone in mind.

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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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