The main issues which people like to discuss in mediation concerning their children are:
The above is not an exhaustive list and each topic is rich for discussion. At Rathbone Family Mediation, our mediators are trained in speaking with children (Child Inclusive Mediation) and have many hundreds of hours' experience in delivering the CAFCASS-run Separated Parenting Information Programme (SPIP).
Mediation outcomes are documented, although with regards to child arrangements are not legally binding or 'set in stone'. We are also able to provide a more detailed account of child proposals by way of a Parenting Plan.