What is mediation?
What is Family Dispute Resolution (FDR)?
What is the mediation/FDR process?
Why choose mediation/FDR?
Do I have to bring a lawyer?
Do we need to mediate in person or can we do it online?
Will we be in the same room during the mediation/FDR?
Is mediation/FDR therapy?
Can our children be involved in mediation/FDR?
Is mediation/FDR confidential?
How much does mediation/FDR cost?
How long will mediation/FDR take?
Is mediation/FDR successful?
Can we issue s 60I Certificates?
How do I select a mediator?
How do I start mediation/FDR?
How do I prepare for mediation/FDR?
What should I bring to mediation/FDR?
Who can I bring to a mediation/FDR?
How do we document any agreements we reach at mediation/FDR?
Divorce Without Court, in a dignified way!
Divorce without court, in a dignified, private and respectful way. A collaborative divorce provides you both with a safe place to work through the tough stuff. You can discuss your worries in your own time and be supported by a team (lawyers, coaches, child specialists and financial gurus) to create solutions that allow your family to move forward.
If you'd like to explore this process more, book a free 15 minute discovery session with Shelby.Book Now
What is collaborative practice?
How does collaborative practice work?
What are the benefits of collaborative practice?
How is collaborative practice different to court and litigation?
How is collaborative practice different to mediation?
Do we ever need to go to court?
How will collaborative practice help my family?
How do you work towards a settlement in collaborative practice?
How do we overcome obstacles in Collaborative Practice?
What happens if one of us isn't open and transparent with information?
What will it cost?
How long will it take?
How do I find a collaborative professional?
Is my case suitable for collaborative practice?
Is Divorce Coaching what you need?
My podcast interview with The Separation Place is the perfect introduction to Divorce Coaching. Listen in to find out what Divorce Coaching is and how it can help you have a more dignified, constructive and respectful divorce.LISTEN NOW
DIVORCE COACHING FAQ's
What is Divorce Coaching?
What can a Divorce Coach help with?
Is Divorce Coaching therapy?
Are Divorce Coaches qualified?
How do the Divorce Coaching sessions work?
What is the cost of Divorce Coaching?
Will Divorce Coaching include legal advice?
Does my former partner come with me to the Divorce Coaching sessions?
How often will you need Divorce Coaching sessions?
Can you help me before Divorce?
A Parenting Coordinator with a difference?
With over 20 years experience in assisting families through conflict, Shelby is perfectly placed to help you navigate your parenting orders. As a parenting coordinator, we help parents in conflict work through the tough stuff before, during and after Court Orders.BOOK NOW
PARENTING COORDINATION FAQ's
What is Parenting Coordination?
Who are Parenting Coordinators?
What will a Parenting Coordinator help with?
Why appoint a Parenting Coorindator?
When should we appoint a Parenting Coordinator?
What does a Parenting Coordinator cost?
When and how do you meet with a Parenting Coordinator?
What does a Parenting Coordinator do?
What are the benefits of Parenting Coordination for kids?
How do I engage a Parenting Coordinator?
Is Parenting Coordination the same as Mediation/FDR?
What are the qualifications of a Parenting Coordinator?
Conflict can be constructive.
Shelby is a specialist in conflict resolution and can help you understand your conflict style, navigate difficult conversations and provide you with practical strategies to resolve conflict during your separation and divorce.BOOK A SESSION NOW
CONFLICT COACHING FAQ's
What is Conflict Coaching?
What can a Conflict Coach help with?
What are the benefits of Conflict Coaching?
What are the qualifications of our Conflict Coach?
How much does Conflict Coaching cost?
How often will you need Conflict Coaching sessions?
Looking for a Mentor or Supervisor?
Shelby is passionate about helping other professionals transition, thrive and feel supported in the family dispute resolution space. She understands how tough and challenging the work can be and the importance of getting it right and looking after ourselves along the way. If you'd like a helping hand to Think different | Be different | Do different, get in touch.BOOK NOW
We understand how important it is to ensure you have clinical supervision of your mediation/collaborative practice, especially if you are working alone.
We also know first hand how difficult it can be for many new practitioners to obtain their practical supervision hours.
Mentoring and supervision is a job we take seriously and we have tried to put together a package that is kind, cost effective and great value both financially and practically.
We have created a safe space where you can learn how we do things and talk about the tough stuff and tricky cases. We will work with you through any concerns you may have from time to time. Looking after yourself is imperative when you are working in the family law dispute resolution field.
Speaking from the heart and presenting from the soul.
Shelby is a dynamic presenter and seasoned speaker. Her presentations are thought provoking, forward thinking and tailored around her ethos of Divorce Done Differently.
Shelby is raw, honest and real. Watch her weave her magic and capture her audience in the below videos. If you like what you see, Shelby loves a chat and would welcome you getting in touch.DOWNLOAD SHELBY'S SPEAKERS KIT NOW
SBS Insight: Negotiators Ep 28
Step inside the world of high-stakes negotiations, from hostage sieges, to climate change deals, Indigenous rights and navigating divorce.
Shelby was invited to be part of a panel of expert negotiators that discussed how to resolve conflict, with personal stories of when things go right, when they go wrong and the techniques behind how to negotiate better (including with your spouse and children).
Podcasts & Publications
Shelby likes to write almost as much as she loves to chat and has authored a number of articles and appeared as a guest on a range of podcasts.
You can listen to or read Shelby's work and find out more about how Divorce can be Done Differently!READ & LISTEN NOW
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