Family Mediation Council launches Family Mediation Week

The Family Mediation Council is launching Family Mediation Week from 17 to 21 January 2022. This is an opportunity to raise awareness of family mediation and of the benefits, it can bring to separating families. The aim is to let more people know about the benefits of family mediation and encourage separating couples to think about family mediation as a way of helping them take control, make decisions together and build a positive future for their family.

Seminars will be presented for Members of the Public, Lawyers, Mediators and other Professionals which will increase our knowledge and understanding of; supporting clients in Mediation, the impact on children of parental conflict, the child’s voice in Mediation, self-care for professionals supporting families in crisis, Separated Parents Information Programme (SPIP), OurFamilyWizard App, Advicenow, Mediation in complex financial cases and Mediation and financial neutrals.

On Wednesday 19 January 2022 at 10am to 11am, Sue Atkins, ITV ‘This Morning’, BBC Radio and Disney Jnr UK’s Parenting Expert is a guest speaker with Sarah Manning, Solicitor, Mediator from Clarion Solicitors to discuss the effect of parents’ conflict on children and how mediation can assist families going through a separation. To register for this online Seminar: click here.

Please contact Lisa Broddle, Partner, Head of the Family Team, Family and Collaborative Lawyer and Accredited Mediator or Annie Tanielian, Family Lawyer and Solicitor or a member of the Family Team, on 020 8891 6141 or email

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