Mediation Services

Divorce Mediation

Divorce Mediation is an alternative dispute resolution approach that guides you and your spouse as develop a fair and balanced divorce settlement that protects the integrity of your family. Working with trained professionals, you and your spouse negotiate the details of your divorce in a confidential and structured environment that allows you to maintain control of this most difficult time in your life.

Couples who have decided to divorce often struggle to overcome the pain and frustration associated with a failed marriage. As a mental health professional for 40 years, Miles Wagman brings his extensive experience helping couples navigate the difficult divorce process by managing the emotional obstacles that inevitably arise during mediation. Working alongside the attorney co-mediator, he can address and diffuse the difficult emotional reactions to the dissolution of their marriage and help the couple stay on track to complete their divorce with fairness and compassion.

In addition to managing the emotions of the divorce process, Miles works with the couple to develop their parenting plan, which provides the blueprint for their post-divorce co-parenting relationship. Taking into account the realities of the parent’s working and living arrangements, a parenting plan is developed that reflects the developmental and emotional needs of the children.

Child Custody & Parenting Plans

In addition to deciding on issues of support and equitable distribution, determining the structure of the post-divorce parenting relationship is critical to the health and the functioning of everyone in the family. Miles Wagman has undergone extensive training in divorce mediation and works with couples to decide critical parenting issues such as custody and visitation arrangements that shape the co-parenting relationship. He creates parenting plans that encourages a constructive and effective parenting relationship and allow for periodic revisions as the children grow. The parenting plan that is developed becomes a critical element of your Marital Settlement Agreement.

To discuss if Divorce Mediation is the right path for you and your spouse, please contact Miles Wagman @ The Relationship Center at 732-345-1399.

Marriage is the only adventure open to the cowardly.
-Voltaire, French Author