Collaborative Family Practice is an approach to resolving separation agreements respectfully with the goal of facilitating divorce without going to court. The process involves both parents represented by legal counsel who agree to work towards a negotiated settlement in the absence of ever representing their client in a court action. This then focuses attention on settlement over positioning for litigation.
At times, the process can be aided by the use of a Collaborative Family Professional acting in the role of facilitator, divorce coach or child specialist. These roles support the Collaborative process and are typically provided to persons who are formally involved in a Collaborative process with legal representation but can be utilized in other dispute resolution process too.
In addition to these roles, your team may benefit from a consultation on mental health, or parenting, or parenting plan matters. It would be a pleasure to attend your meeting and act as a resource. I would also happily discuss any other creative and flexible use of my input...