As a parent, your child’s education is a top priority. When it comes to school placements, it’s natural to want the best for your child. However, conflicts between parents regarding school placements are not uncommon. Disagreements can arise when parents have different views on the best school for their child. This is where family mediation can help.
At Barclay Devere in Southampton, we understand that school placement disputes can be emotionally charged. That’s why we offer family mediation services to help parents resolve their conflicts in a peaceful and constructive manner.
In this article, we’ll discuss how family mediation can help you put your child first and reach a consensus on school placements.
Understanding Family Mediation
Family mediation is a process where an impartial third party helps individuals in a dispute to reach a mutually acceptable agreement. In the context of school placement disputes, family mediation can be used to resolve disagreements between parents on the best school for their child. Mediation can be done before or after the school placement decision has been made.
Advantages of Family Mediation
Here are some advantages of using family mediation to resolve school placement disputes:
The Family Mediation Process
The family mediation process involves the following steps:
School placement disputes can be stressful and emotional for parents. However, it’s important to remember that the focus should be on what’s best for the child. Family mediation can help parents to work together to reach a mutually acceptable agreement that puts their child first.
At Barclay Devere in Southampton, we offer family mediation services to help parents resolve their school placement disputes in a constructive and peaceful manner. Contact us today to learn more.