Difficult Interfamily Disputes, Conversations, Decisions: Divorce; Co-parenting; Elder or Disability care; Business Succession
Difficult Interfamily Disputes, Conversations, Decisions: Separation; Divorce; Co-parenting; Step-parenting; Elder care; Disability care; Child-Focused Education Decisions; Family Business Succession; Homelessness and Impoverished Family Members; Post-divorce Conversations and Agreement Modifications.
Cohasset, MA 02025
Portland, ME 04101
Degrees and Experience
Certified Mediator, Mediate.com
Education & Specialist Training:
M.A. Conflict Resolution, UMass Boston (Candidate 2018)
B.S. Organizational Communications, Northeastern University (2016)
A.S. Accounting, Northeastern University (1985)
Certificate, Paralegal Studies, Bridgewater State University (2009)
Certificate, Police De-escalation, Force Science Institute (2017)
Certificate, Law Enforcement Active Diffusion Strategies and Tactical Options, KFD Training (2017)
Certificate, Crisis Prevention and Intervention, Crisis Consulting Group, LLC (2018)
Certificate, Verbal Excellence, Code 4 Safety Education Association (2018)
Many Certificates in specialized mediation, legal, and communications training: Over 550 hours since 2010
Talk Radio Host:
WATD Marshfield, MA 'Judgement Day' weekly show about what mediation is, how it works, who’s involved and when it makes sense for you. Notable interviews: Honorable Edward M. Ginsburg; F. Lee Bailey; David Hoffman.
WMPG, Portland, ME 'The Conflict Show' weekly show about all things conflict. WMPG, Portland, Maine. Select Topics: Conflict & Kids; Landlord Tenant conflict; Step-Parenting/family conflict.
Mediating since 2010. Over 500 cases, primarily divorce, post-divorce, or co-parenting matters in two states, Massachusetts and Maine.
AFCC (Association of Family and Conciliation Courts) Member
APFM (Academy of Professional Family Mediators) Founding Member,Training and Public Education Committees
MCFM (Mass Council on Family Mediation) Marketing and Publishing Committees
NEACR (New England Association for Conflict Resolution), Member
Mediate.com Featured Mediator and Author
Cohasset, Hingham, Hull, Marshfield, Norwell, Plymouth, Quincy, Rockland, Scituate, Weymouth, Eastern Massachusetts, Boston's South Shore, Cape Cod, South Coastal Maine and Mid-Coast Maine, Augusta, Brunswick, Falmouth, Freeport, Portland, Scarborough, Yarmouth, Maine
$275/hr. Each party pays 50%. Credit cards accepted.