Karen Pelot is a full time mediator, specializing in Circuit Civil cases. She is certified by the Supreme Court of Florida for Circuit Civil and County Court mediations. Karen has an MBA, with a concentration in Mediation and Alternate Dispute Resolution, and is recognized by the International Association for Dispute Resolution as an Advanced Practitioner of Mediation. Karen's expertise includes insurance disputes of all types and complexity; employment disputes;lender disputes; contracts; and developing dispute resolution programs within corporations. Karen is available for mediation, and program consultation.
Truth or Dare
This article deals with challenges and fears mediation participants face during the mediation process. It suggests options for overcoming those fears, and working towards achieving a satisfactory mediation result - through daring to be open and truthful with the mediator.