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Family Mediation Council Chief Assessor role

The Family Mediation Council is appointing a new Chief Assessor, whose role will be to ensure the assessment of portfolios [...]

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Family holidays are often bad for strained relationships

As September dawns, dispute resolution specialists across England and Wales are getting ready for an upturn in demand as disillusioned [...]

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In royal circles and elsewhere, settling family disputes demands an open-minded focus on the future

In a new article, our CEO Jane Robey asks what type of relationship Thomas Markle wants with his daughter Meghan [...]

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NFM recruiting family mediators in Berkshire

National Family Mediation is looking to recruit FMCA-accredited mediators to help meet increasing demand in Reading, Newbury and across Berkshire. [...]

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NFM recruiting family mediators in Wearside

National Family Mediation is looking to recruit FMCA-accredited mediators to help meet increasing demand in Sunderland and the surrounding areas. [...]

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Owens v Owens case spotlight illuminates need for divorce law change

Commenting on the outcome of the case of Owens v Owens, National Family Mediation CEO, Jane Robey, said: “As our [...]

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Could Brexit negotiators call in mediators?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In the latest of her regular 'Mediation Matters' articles for Family Law, National Family Mediation Chief Executive, Jane Robey, explores [...]

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Parenting tensions rise as school summer holiday starts

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Uneasy relationships often become unworkable in long six weeks As the long school summer holiday begins, a leading family [...]

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Winners, losers … and those caught in between

In the latest of her regular articles for ‘Family Law’, National Family Mediation CEO Jane Robey explains how professional family [...]

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Father’s Day: An unrepeatable gift for divorcing Dads

Divorcing Dads can give themselves an unrepeatable gift this Father’s Day, says a national charity. “Taking the chance to influence [...]

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Divorcing parents urged to avoid extra time as World Cup arguments set to rage!

Making the right decisions for the children should be your first goal As the 2018 World Cup kick-off approaches, parents [...]

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Support NFM when you shop online

If you use Amazon, you can now actively support National Family Mediation (NFM) every time you shop. AmazonSmile enables you [...]

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Mediator Placement Scheme

The South East London Family Mediation Bureau (SELFMB) has announced details of an innovative Mediator Practice Placement Scheme, and is now accepting [...]

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Persuading those who’ve come to an assessment meeting to use full mediation

Family mediators are convinced in their own minds of the value of the profession they practice. But in a new [...]

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