Family - Family Members

My brother refuses to take any responsibilty for mom. But he still expects half of her money.

Family mediation often deals with the interplay of relationships within the smaller unit of the nuclear family, as well as in the larger circle of the extended family.

Parents and children struggle throughout their lifetimes to maintain open and productive lines of communication. While we all remember adolescent struggles with growing up, we sometimes do not pay enough attention to the conflicts that can emerge as children become adults and parents age. Even the rights of grandparents have surfaced as a hot legal issue as well as a delicate family concern.

At CMDR, mediation can help air issues and fashion solutions.

Family mediation is not family therapy. It is a short-term process designed to identify concerns and needs in order to reach agreements that address the problem at hand. It is a problem-solving approach and as such depends on opening lines of communication between the involved parties and designing workable strategies for resolving disputes.

At the Centre for Mediation & Dispute Resolution a trained, neutral mediator can help you address family issues such as:

Free in-person or telephone consultations available Literature and fees are available upon request.
To schedule an appointment, please call 781-239-1600 or e-mail us at cmdr@cmdronline.com