Some of the most frequently disputed matters in any divorce are those related to child custody. Parents who are facing a child custody dispute may be required to go through the child custody mediation process. Some parents actually choose to go through child custody mediation regardless of whether there is a dispute of custody, as it can provide a therapeutic outlet for all feelings, concerns, and opinions to be expressed. In the mediation process, you may work to come up with a parenting plan that is suitable for both parents yet still allows the child to maintain a significant relationship with both parties after the divorce. The parents and the mediator will discuss a number of other topics that are related to custody, such as:
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