Category: Elder

For Senior Caregivers, Mediation Is Often a Must author.

For Senior Caregivers, Mediation Is Often a Must

Determining where, how and with whom a senior loved one should live out her golden years can present challenges for...

By Stephen Fritsch
SCOTUS Denies Cert in Nursing Home Arbitration Case author.

SCOTUS Denies Cert in Nursing Home Arbitration Case

Indisputably On Monday, in The Fredericksburg Care Co., L.P. v. Perez, et al., 2016 WL 100844, the Supreme Court declined to...

By Jill Gross
Federal Judge Orders Sugar Land Nursing Home Visitation Dispute to Mediation author.

Federal Judge Orders Sugar Land Nursing Home Visitation Dispute to Mediation

Disputing Blog by Karl Bayer, Victoria VanBuren, and Holly HayesA Sugar Land nursing home dispute that arose after an elderly...

By Beth Graham
Retire Already! Why? author.

Retire Already! Why?

Consensus Building Approach by Larry SusskindIn a recent article in the Chronicle of Higher In a recent article in the...

By Larry Susskind
Mediation – The Savvy Choice author.

Mediation – The Savvy Choice

For years, there have been many who settle their divorces quietly and easily, without the stresses and costs of the...

By Morna Ellis
Mediating Inheritance Disputes author.

Mediating Inheritance Disputes

Previously published in the Spring 2014 Family Mediation Quarterly.Inheritance disputes can be difficult to resolve.  They are tied up in...

By Jeffrey Fink
Values and Interests Revealed in Detroit “Grand Bargain” author.

Values and Interests Revealed in Detroit “Grand Bargain”

Just Court ADR by Susan M. Yates,Jennifer Shack, Heather Scheiwe Kulp, and Jessica Glowinski.The story of the Detroit bankruptcy mediation’s...

By Mary Novak
People Moving: Using the Dimension of Space to get “Unstuck” in Mediation author.

People Moving: Using the Dimension of Space to get “Unstuck” in Mediation

I read Ken Cloke’s newest book, “The Dance of Opposites” over the last weekend and then yesterday I attended an...

By Jan Frankel Schau
Mediation Can Help Bridge the Family Divide Created by an Alzheimer’s Diagnosis author.

Mediation Can Help Bridge the Family Divide Created by an Alzheimer’s Diagnosis

Alzheimer’s.  Feared and dreaded. The word no one wants to hear. One out of every eight Americans is over the...

By Halee Burg
I’m Heading for Divorce–What Should I Do? author.

I’m Heading for Divorce–What Should I Do?

You want out. You no longer love or need your spouse. The kids are older, and you are now earning...

By Rachel Virk
Elder Divorce Mediation author.

Elder Divorce Mediation

As the remaining baby boomers turn 50 this year, we continue to see a significant increase in divorce and separation...

By Dr. Lynne C. Halem
To Move or Not To Move an Elder author.

To Move or Not To Move an Elder

Four out of ten American adults provide care for an aging relative, a figure that is projected to rise dramatically...

By Halee Burg
The Gray Divorce author.

The Gray Divorce

Is it just me - or does anyone else feel like everyone they know is either divorced, in the process...

By Denise Tamir
AudioBlog: Transforming Difficult Decision Making In Elder Care Planning author.

AudioBlog: Transforming Difficult Decision Making In Elder Care Planning

Texas Conflict Coach Audio Blog by Pattie PorterFamilies today are assuming responsibility for the informal care of over 75 percent...

By Patricia Porter
Signing Arbitration Contracts on Admission to a Nursing Home – Who Is Bound? author.

Signing Arbitration Contracts on Admission to a Nursing Home – Who Is Bound?

JAMS ADR Blog by Chris PooleAs our population ages, more and more people are being admitted to nursing homes at...

By Richard Birke
AudioBlog: Elder Mediation: Family Disputes Over Caregiving author.

AudioBlog: Elder Mediation: Family Disputes Over Caregiving

Texas Conflict Coach Audio Blog by Pattie PorterWhen families are faced with the long-term care arrangements for their aging parents...

By Patricia Porter
Facing a Divorce Later in Life? author.

Facing a Divorce Later in Life?

Texas Collaborative Law BlogWhat happens when long-term marriages head to the divorce court? It's not pretty for either party. It...

By Dick Price
A Survey of Public Awareness of Elder Mediation In Northeast and Central Ohio author.

A Survey of Public Awareness of Elder Mediation In Northeast and Central Ohio

By John Bertschler, Ph.D., Patricia Bertschler, PCC and J. Christopher Scott, MBAAs private practitioners in the field of mediation over...

By John Bertschler, Patricia Bertschler
Elder Mediation – Video author.

Elder Mediation – Video

Video where the owners of JK Belz Mediation and Crowley Legal Solutions discuss the mediation process. The owners also discuss...

By JK Belz
The State of Community Mediation author.

The State of Community Mediation

The National Association for Community Mediation (NAFCM) has released its much-anticipated new report: The State of Community Mediation. This fieldwide...

By Justin Corbett
Respect Mediation? Love It? Prove It, Shove It, Move It: Mix Things Up, Break the Patterns author.

Respect Mediation? Love It? Prove It, Shove It, Move It: Mix Things Up, Break the Patterns

Neuroscience and Conflict Resolution Blog by Stephanie West AllenIf someone were to take video tapes (with no audio) of your...

By Stephanie West Allen
What’s Your Generation? author.

What’s Your Generation?

PGP Mediation Blog by Phyllis G. Pollack The second issue of ADR Times Perspectives (Vol. 1, No. 2, Nov. 2011,...

By Phyllis Pollack
We Are Looking for One Good Town author.

We Are Looking for One Good Town

From Michael Zeytoonian's Dispute Settlement Counsel Blog What if your entire town made an official commitment to practicing legal wellness,...

By Michael A. Zeytoonian
10,000 Boomers A Day Do Not Go Gently Into Retirement author.

10,000 Boomers A Day Do Not Go Gently Into Retirement

Even before the recession I was asking anyone within shouting distance just exactly what the country was going to do...

By Victoria Pynchon
Thinking Within The Box:  Facilitated Dialogue Without The Need For Conflict author.

Thinking Within The Box: Facilitated Dialogue Without The Need For Conflict

My parents, 82 years young, are beginning to recognize that they want the input of their adult children in managing...

By Jan Frankel Schau
Elder-Care Mediation Expands, Some Embarrassed To Admit It author.

Elder-Care Mediation Expands, Some Embarrassed To Admit It

Thanks to @Dialogicmed on Twitter for pointing out this article. I have been noticing more articles on elder-care mediation and...

By Jeff Thompson
“Grey Divorce”: Make Sure It’s Not “Grave” Mistake author.

“Grey Divorce”: Make Sure It’s Not “Grave” Mistake

Apparently there is a nationwide upswing in divorce amongst an older demographic. This phenomenon is being called “Grey Divorce”. We...

By David D. Stein
Precious Life:  Just Hold On author.

Precious Life: Just Hold On

Since my last post, I have attended two funerals and a memorial service. The first was a 19 year old...

By Jan Frankel Schau
ABA 2010 Mediation Video Contest Honorable Mention Videos author.

ABA 2010 Mediation Video Contest Honorable Mention Videos

The ABA Section of Dispute Resolution announced the 2010 winners of its First Annual Mediation Video Contest. Honorable Mention was...

By ABA Section of Dispute Resolution ABA DR Section
The Benefits Of Facilitated Meetings In Guardianships And Conservatorships: A Case Study author.

The Benefits Of Facilitated Meetings In Guardianships And Conservatorships: A Case Study

I recently was involved in a case involving a guardianship of an elder with dementia which proved to be a...

By Oran Kaufman

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