Mediation in London and Woodstock


We work with individuals in exploring new approaches to the issues they may be dealing with. This may include problem-solving techniques, healthy decision making, and cognitive and behavioural strategies for coping and managing thoughts, feelings and behaviour.

Facilitations for groups, teams, co-workers created specifically for each area of concern and can be used in a meeting, intervention, or facilitated event.

Focused Conversation Method

can be used with any sized group in order to discuss a past experience and establish facts to;

  • Explore a topic in-depth
  • Dig deeper
  • Clarify
  • Evaluate
  • Explore
  • Reflect
Consensus Workshop

can be used to clarify larger patterns and find individual answers using brainstorming to;

  • Bring ideas together to create something new
  • Clarify consensus
  • Unearthing information and perspectives
  • Allows connections to be built

A conference is a forum for people dealing with wrongdoing and conflict. All participants can speak, express their feelings and have a say in the outcome allowing those who are affected by a problem to decide how to respond to it.

  • For families who are affected by a decision that needs to be made about; finances, drug use, planning for placement of an elderly parent, decision making due to pregnancy or adoption…
  • When a wrong has been committed in a community or family by a member…
  • When a community member or family member has created a challenge for other community/family members…

Family Mediation

Participating in The Counselling House Family Mediation Services in London and Woodstock allows you to engage in a voluntary process in which a couple or family attempts to resolve their disputes during a separation or divorce.
  • Mediators help each individual and the family identify key issues and work through them.
  • The mediator works to ensure that both parties` perspectives are considered.
  • The mediator will not take sides, make decisions for the family, or give legal advice.

What Types of Issues can be Mediated?

  • When to separate
  • How to separate
  • Custody and access issues
  • Spousal support
  • Child support
  • Division of property
  • Parenting arrangements that can be mediated as the children age

How do I know if mediation is for me?

  • You are willing to try to work out a solution
  • You feel safe meeting with the other party to discuss presenting issues
  • You are able and willing to communicate your needs
  • You are willing and able to listen to the other party`s concerns

The Counselling House Mediation Services provide support for families going through separation

Benefits of mediation include:

  • It is voluntary
  • High success rate
  • Allows parties to work out their own solutions
  • Can improve communication between parties
  • Can be less expensive and formal than court
  • It is private
  • It is better for your children

Mediation does not take place of each party having a lawyer, and each party is encouraged to seek prior legal counsel prior to attending mediation.

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Evening, Weekend, and Day sessions by appointment only.

Our Location

600 Princess St. Suite 301,
Woodstock, ON N4S 4H4
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111 Waterloo St. Suite 103,
London, ON N6B 2M4
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187.5 Main St.Port Stanley,
ON N5L 1H6
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