The underlying ethic of our practice is to build trust in relationships. People come for Family Mediation seeking assistance with disputes, differences of opinions, help with decision-making about future direction of relationships, children and elder’s lives and to solve problems and resolve conflicts. Many come for Divorce, Couples, or Family Mediation. Others come for Individual, Couples or Family Psychotherapy.
Helps divorcing/separating couples design creative living arrangement for, and talk with their children about divorce; helps them buy-out, sell, or hold their real estate together for a time. It helps them discover their current and future cash flows into their 90s, learn all their tax obligations and possibilities and equitably divide their assets.
Helps couples and families radically improve communication, forge deeper connections, build trust, find space and time for one another, and often helps them resolve a big conflict like including grandparents in children’s lives.
Whether engaged, married, in family business, partners make important decisions e.g. whether to build an addition to the home for her mother, or to find a residence nearby. Families decide whether to move, have a child, decide parents’ residences, or future direction of their relationships.
Small businesses, families, colleges, schools learn a 7 Step Process of Negotiating conflicts and disputes, first through a Negotiation Power Point Presentation, then through interactive exercises.
Marriage, individual and family counseling work to strengthen a relationship with oneself and others and to deepen connections and intimacy. Learning how one’s original family functioned goes a long way to see how a person functions today, and to make changes. How to graciously communicate is part of the process.
Individual, couple, and family therapy help deal with grief, life transitions, anxiety, ADHD, depression, bi-polar, PTSD, marriage dysfunction. People learn facts about their conditions, explore options for coping and improving and learn to accept that they are much grander than any condition or dysfunction.
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We are one of the longest established dual mediation/clinical practices in Massachusetts. Our unique “Dual Practice” allows us to work with couples at all stages of their relationships and not to merely focus on the dissolution of relationships. We have over 40 years of experience helping parties develop creative alternatives to their differences and reaching amicable solutions in whatever direction their relationships continue.