Psychology Orlando

Psychological Affiliates Inc delivers Orlando patients state of the art Psychologists services. Our experts specialize in Family Counseling, Psychology and Collaborative Divorce Psychology.

The Benefits to Settling Your Conflict through Mediation rather than the Courtroom

Deborah O. Day, Psy.D - Tuesday, November 11, 2014

There are times when conflicts cannot be settled without a third party, but it is hard to come to the decision to settle a conflict in court. Fortunately, there is the alternative option of Orlando Family Mediation. Mediation helps resolve disputes between two or more parties without going to court. In the case of mediation, the neutral third party, which is Psychological Affiliates, facilitates the process of the two parties coming to an agreement. Family mediation may include prenuptial agreements, separation, divorce, alimony, child custody, estates, and family businesses.


There are many benefits to settling your conflict through mediation rather than court, namely time and money. While settling a conflict in court may take a minimum of months to even years, mediation could potentially take a minimum of a few hours. Due to this, the cost is also traditionally less expensive than settling a conflict in court. Another benefit to settling a conflict through mediation is control. If a conflict is settled in court, a jury or judge has the final say. If it is settled through mediation, both parties have more input on the outcome. Due to this, it is more likely that both parties will be content with the outcome rather than just one side. 


Robert Bush and Joseph Folger, two pioneers of one of the approaches to mediation, wrote “Across the mediation field, mediation is generally understood as an informal process in which a neutral third party with no power to impose a resolution helps the disputing parties try to reach a mutually acceptable settlement” in their novel The Promise of Mediation (2005). They emphasized how important it is for mediators to remain unbiased through the process. Like a jury, mediators see both sides of the situation. It is unethical for them to choose one side over the other. This unbiased opinion truly helps settle the conflicts clients may be facing with the best outcome possible for both sides.

 | Trackbacks (0) | Permalink


Recent Posts


Tags

divorce coaches memories boundaries child abuse estates learning sexual trauma child development marry Orlando psychologists partners self-expression The Florida Bar beginning ideal mind sexual behavioral problems swing sex mess of a divorce negotiations couple's problems unconventional arrangement growth grief overeating friendly terms consultation attorney brain monitored exchange malicious divorce Neuropsychology without bias social pragmatic communication disorder marriage troubles priorities orlando sex therapy digital property psychologist Orlando parenting plan evaluations love family counseling orlando unsettling life event accept cheater unconventional law enforcement consultants intense court divorce trial courage studies friendship relationship boundaries neurological abnormality messy divorce hypnotherapy neuropsychologist sexual monogamy Cooperative Parenting Institute mediators appropriate ways acting out communication psychological evaluation relocation disputes agreement sex offender techniques mediates swingers listening effective psychometrist sexual habit smoking craving management talking points live apart questions develop neuroanatomy parents cheated-upon address neurodevelopmental disorders mental health services mental health counselor bias substance abuse masturbation therapy divorce repressed thoughts lover sex therapy modification divided loyalties class orlando Orlando collaborative divorce disorders agree family delicate topics psychological evaluations repressed mismatched sex drives sex therapist repression Orlando therapists psychotherapist affair psychosexual evaluations healthy habits therapist's roles cheating leave struggling post traumatic stress disorder dealing with anxiety cheated Competency Restoration Training children law enforcement specialists issues Orlando mediation expectation psychologists in orlando sexual avoidance qualified therapist improving Orlando family mediator marriage problems bias towards spouses psychology families hypnosis deal stress-relieving attorneys Orlando neuropsychologist medicine consultants relationship therapy relationship woes addressed forensic psychological evaluations consult clarify priorities overeating habits married family counseling sexual satisfaction undergo adult behavior modification non-monogamy undergo hypnosis Orlando psychotherapy troubled anti-anxiety Parenting Coordinator litigation support divided professional separation improve marriage counseling orlando fl phobia psychotherapy orlando psychiatric mental states talk therapy autonomy relationship models neuropsychologists values act out fulfillment delicate addiction prioritization relationship psychotherapy activities influential behaviors navigate improve sexual satisfaction shades of grey parent coordination relaxation expectations treatments trial expression clarify multiple personality disorder suppressed legal divorce education orlando partner loves sleep disorders evaluate emotions disorder caring behaviors foundation evaluation psychology orlando withdraw aftermath divorcing personal fulfillment alternative medicine partner violence family mediation deserves contested custodies modern relationships assess collaborative law couples Parenting Coordination Program long-term relationship settlement swinging relief personality another unsettling neuropsychological evaluations suffering infidelity aftermath out of court boundary respectfully relationships one another alimony newly divorced collaborative divorce loved anxiety dynamic tools help prenuptial agreements orientation confusion scientist communication problem behavior Orlando sex offender therapy risks support time-sharing persona withstand mental health smoking cessation mediator influence couple's therapy different self respect suppression Orlando mediators counseling PTSD sexual addiction life event discussion courts Orlando supervised visitation thoughts licensed psychologist treatment monetary value infidelity co-parenting therapy sex offender therapy parenting plans conflict resolution stress struggling child Orlando Family Mediation molestation therapists in orlando paternity marriage abuse mental examination mediation litigation Orlando Neuropsychological evaluations dynamics depression child custody parent help relationship politicians delicate topic self psychological scientists sexual enrichment before the divorce anxious acceptance not his fault arrangement phobias friends qualified sex therapist assessment Orlando hypnotherapy child psychologists better sleep disorder specific problem problems challenges habits healing fault value system modern relationship needs psychologists orlando learning and growth family psychotherapy family therapy withstand challenges couples counseling developments call it quits determine communication problems buried memories parenting plan mental illness better the relationship unconscious disputes swinger lawyers access success lying conflict advantageous access repressed thoughts judge help relationships sex therapy orlando procedure topics for discussion valued adjustment forensic psychology intimacy spouse satisfaction qualified medical heart Orlando psychologist repressed memories reassurance child psychologist orlando hopeless development therapist sex offender therapist marriage counseling trauma sadness mental state state of mind dealing with stress child's mental state doctor caring problem

Archive

2737 West Fairbanks Avenue,  Winter Park, FL. 32789    Phone: 407-674-5663

 

©2011 Psychological Affiliates - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

Developed - Design by Windermere Design