Seven Summer Break Tips for Divorced Parents

Posted on Jun 16, 2017

7 Co-Parenting Tips For Summer Break For parents who share their children, summer vacation can be both a coveted time to enjoy the extra hours with children, as well as a stressful period when coordinating summer camps, shared parenting and extra childcare can be daunting. The following tips can help you and your ex navigate […]

Putting Your Best Foot Forward in Mediation

Posted on Jun 14, 2017

Battling in court brings out the worst in people. Mediation, when done properly, brings out the best in people.  Yes, this is true, even when they are at their worst, as many people are when facing a divorce. During divorce or separation, families need someone who can help them focus on the big picture and […]

Mediators as Peace Makers

Posted on Feb 03, 2015

Mediators are peace makers.  A good family mediator will have a long track record of helping clients navigate divorce with dignity and respect.  Mediation is about bringing peace to families who are facing one of the most difficult transitions in their lives.  When you are facing a life-changing event like divorce, you are overwhelmed and […]

It Gets Better, by Jessica Laskey from Inside Publications

Posted on Jan 02, 2014

Inside Publications’s Shop Talk features a new business each month.  This month, Better Solutions Mediation Sacramento office was featured in the article written by Jessica Laskey. http://www.insidepublications.org/index.php/shop-talk/595-it-gets-better It Gets Better Better Solutions helps People Get Through Divorce ‘Content,’ or Better BY JESSICA LASKEY No one likes to fight with a loved one, but never is it […]

What Is Divorce Mediation?

Posted on Nov 13, 2013

What is Divorce Mediation? Although more people are turning to mediation as a better solution for handling their divorce, many people remain confused about what mediation is. In Sacramento County, many people confuse private mediation with court “mediation”, yet the two are very different. In court “mediation,” or “child custody recommending counseling,” as it is […]

What Is Mediation?

Posted on Oct 24, 2013

Although more and more people are turning to mediation as a better solution for handling their divorce, many people remain confused about what private confidential mediation is.   October 17, 2013 was the Association of Conflict Resolution’s annual Conflict Resolution Day.  In it’s honor, Dave Hilton, M.A., the Host of the Conflict Specialists Show, posted a […]

Co-Parenting Tips for the Holidays

Posted on Oct 18, 2013

Co-Parenting Tips for the Holidays With the holiday season quickly approaching, now is the perfect time to take a look at your holiday parenting plan, or, if you don’t have one, to work with your ex to create one. Holidays can be stressful, and can often bring up a host of emotions and nostalgia, both […]

Sacramento Family Court – Long Lines, Long Wait for Litigants

Posted on Jun 17, 2013

Sacramento Family Court – Long Lines, Long Wait for Litigants Sacramento, CA;     As one of the biggest courthouses in our area, Sacramento Family Court has always been a busy place, with people coming to file paperwork, receive help at the Self-Help Center, or appear for a hearing or trial.  However, due to budget cuts, the […]

Co-Parenting Tips for Summer Break

Posted on May 09, 2013

Co-Parenting Tips For Summer Break For parents who share their children, summer vacation can be both a coveted time to enjoy the extra hours with children, as well as a stressful period when coordinating summer camps, shared parenting and extra childcare can be daunting. The following tips can help you and your ex navigate the […]

April 30, 2013 Press Release – Better Solutions Mediation™ Opens Sacramento Office

Posted on May 02, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   Better Solutions Mediation™ Opens Sacramento Office   Sacramento, CA, April 30, 2013 –Better Solutions Mediation began in Davis, California in 2004 to provide an alternative to the high cost and stress of going to court.  Kimberly Strand is now opening a Better Solutions Mediation office in Sacramento.  Mediation offers a process […]