Bluewater Mediation Blog

Bluewater Goes North!

Bluewater Mediation and Jennifer Suzor from Windsor Ontario are excited to bring our high quality and professional mediation training to Sault St. Marie Ontario. We will be teaching the 40-hour Fundamentals of Family Mediation course this September, from September 12 to 16 in beautiful Sault St. Marie. Bringing this training north reflects our commitment to expanding the reach of family mediation in Ontario, and making family mediation training more widely accessible throughout the … [Read More...]

A New Family Mediation Training Season has begun – Come Join Us!

Bluewater Mediation, in collaboration with Jennifer Suzor from Windsor Ontario, has just finished a year of training talented new mediators in Windsor, Ontario, in May, 2016. Over twenty professionals, from all walks of life – lawyers, special workers, psychologists, paralegals, and others – took high quality, professional courses designed specifically to meet the accreditation criteria of the Ontario Association for Family Mediation. Those professionals are now working on mediation internships … [Read More...]

NEWS: Divorcing with dignity: How modern exes are treating a split as an awakening By Zosia Bielski of Globe and Mail

ARTICLE EXCERPT BY ZOSIA BIELSKI: "Some 41 per cent of marriages will dissolve before the 30th anniversary, according to Statistics Canada data from 2008, the last year the agency collected divorce information. Even as Canadians live longer and struggle to maintain long-term monogamous unions, many have been rethinking how they want to end those unions." "Today, many of these exes are actively trying to drop the antagonistic timbre of separation. They’re choosing collaborative divorce … [Read More...]