Divorce mediation is much more well-known now than ever before, and, as a result, more couples are choosing this method more often for its simplicity and low cost. Overall, divorce mediation is simply a better option than the traditional and more adversarial court-based divorce process. As divorce mediation becomes even more popular across the country, other divorce support services like divorce coaching also offer value and support navigating this difficult process. Johnson Mediation offers divorce coaching as part of our comprehensive divorce mediation services to those in the South metro area.
Johnson Mediation understands that divorce ends a marriage, but it may not end the conflict that led to your divorce in the first place. It is for that reason that we offer mediation help after your divorce. We are ideally located as a resource for families who live in the Southern Twin Cities suburbs. Our team is extremely proud of the positive local reputation we have earned as exceptional mediators with a deep understanding of Minnesota divorce law. When issues arise between you and your former spouse after divorce, we can provide the mediation assistance you need. There are many benefits of working with Johnson Mediation after your divorce. We tell our clients that while it might be common to believe that finalizing your divorce means that all conflicts have been resolved, divorce is just the beginning of a new phase of your relationship. In fact, the relief that often comes with finalizing a divorce can lead us into a false sense of security, which can be quickly disrupted when a new conflict arises because of a normal life change.
Every divorce is different. Johnson Mediation works hard to meet the unique needs of every couple and family. One question that frequently comes up when we speak with clients who are considering a divorce is what type of service fits their situation best. We can answer your questions and provide specific information about our divorce support services so that you can make the best decision for your family. Two highly effective and popular services are divorce mediation and divorce coaching. Jeff Johnson, founder of Johnson Mediation can serve as either your divorce mediator OR your divorce coach, depending on your needs and your preferences.
For most people the process of getting divorced is physically and emotionally draining. The financial costs associated with a typical divorce compound the stress and anxiety even more. Parents in particular can be left feeling exhausted and confused about which way to turn for help. The court system views the dissolution of marriage to be a legal issue but it is so much more than that. Unfortunately, the emotional, financial and physical aspects of raising a child can be left unresolved without proper support from a professional mediator
Divorce is generally regarded as one of the most stressful life events, in a category with a death of a spouse or close family member, an unexpected job loss or a sudden illness. Divorce is a major personal loss – the loss of your marriage can cause many intense emotions of grief, sadness, anger and despair. Finding sources of support during and after your divorce is critical to your healing and ability to move forward. Friends, co-workers, loved ones can provide significant personal support. There are also times when professional help is needed. A professional divorce support counselor can relate to an individual going through a divorce in a helpful and supportive way
Communication is often cited as one of the main causes of divorce. So, it makes sense that communication problems continue for divorced couples with children well after the divorce papers are signed. Co-parenting after divorce is a new phase of a relationship but it is common for some of the same patterns from the marriage