Using a mediator for divorce: why many families choose mediation.
If you're exploring your options for divorce and are looking for the most affordable, equitable and (relatively) pain free solution, using a mediator for divorce may be for you.
Learn more about our family mediator services
AFMS Alberta Family Mediation Society (AFMS) advocates resolution of family conflict through the use of mediation by qualified professionals.
What is Mediation?
Family Mediation is a family-centered conflict resolution process in which an impartial third party (the mediator) helps the participants in negotiating a consensual, informed and fair agreement.
Decision-making rests with the parties throughout.
The mediator assists the parties in identifying issues and information needs, reducing obstacles to communication, exploring alternatives and focusing on the needs and interests of those who it is agreed are affected.
Using a mediator for divorce: conflicts around money
Our area of expertise is money.
If your issues are around your children then a qualified professional with those skills is recommended.
We have a list of qualified and experienced professionals.