Could mediation be the answer to escaping a bad marriage?

A couple involved in the divorce mediation process

Most of us have experienced a failed relationship and know how easy it can be to slip into emotional turmoil. As if the stress of separating isn’t enough, you also have to decide how you’re going to manage joint assets and before you know it, you’re caught up in a legal battle, trying to decide […]

Family Mediation Gold Coast

family mediation and divorce mediation

If you’re part of a Gold Coast family that is separating or divorcing then mediation can save you time and money. When it comes to family mediation Gold Coast turns to Family Mediation Station for expert mediation services. Family Mediation Station can book you in for your first mediation session within 7 days. Unlike some […]

What’s a Fair Deal? The Top 5 Myths

Here are the 5 most common myths that can impact your decision making when trying to negotiate your property settlement and parenting arrangements. Myth 1: The wife automatically gets the house This is one of the biggest myths that we hear. There are no rules that determine who gets what asset in a property settlement. […]

Is Family Mediation right for me?

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Have you separated from your partner/husband/wife? Do you need help working out who will get what property? Do you need help with working out when your kids will spend time with you and when they will spend time with the other parent? Do you and your ex both want to resolve your issues but just […]

What is standing in your way?

conflict can be good when it leads to a resolution

No one actually likes conflict. But conflict is often the driving force of change. Change can be good and it can be what you need to end one chapter of your life in order to start another. Here are some tips to tackle the conflict head: Address the problems early. The longer you have your […]

Why Mediation Works for Divorcing Couples and Tips to Prepare for a Session

conflict can be good when it leads to a resolution

You and your ex-partner have been separated for many months. Even though you are no longer living together, the arguments have continued – on the phone, on Skype and in person. The bitterness between you is so strong that your children become extremely distressed every time they know you will be in the same room […]

Resolving your differences the Family Mediation Station way

marie fedorov

Parenting and property matters are often difficult for separated couples to resolve.  While many turn to lawyers to embark on the expensive, lengthy court process, our founder Marie Fedorov felt there should be a better way for couples to come to agreement on their futures and those of their children.  That is why she devised […]

Tips for surviving divorce

Distance When going through a separation or Divorce, it’s important to give yourself space to breathe and evaluate the situation. In order to do this, you and your ex-partner will most likely need some distance from one another – at least for a little while – before you begin dividing assets and custody. When you […]

Documents in a Day!

Hi there it’s Marie Fedorov here, Director of Family Mediation Station. Guess what? Family Mediation Station can now prepare your Documents in a Day! Separated couples that have already reached agreement about parenting arrangements and/or property division can now have the documents necessary to formalise their agreements prepared by us in ONE DAY and for […]

Family Mediation Station’s Divorce in a Day was features in the Brisbane Times