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Transitions Mediation Center provides this section to people interested in learning more about mediation and how it can make a difference in their future. 

Talk Philly Features Transitions Mediation Center's Bill Donahue

Transitions Mediation Center's William H. Donahue, Jr. appeared on Ukee Washington's popular show recently, to discuss how divorce mediation is an option -- even for high-conflict couples.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zfQAJ5Kjf1A

Philadelphia Magazine

Transitions Director William H. Donahue Jr. is interviewed on the benefits of mediation.

 http://www.phillymag.com/articles/pulse_chatter_matrimony_the_marriage_penalty/

Audio Interview 

Click here to listen to an audio interview of William Donahue on the subject of: "Are you cheating on your job to work on your divorce?"  (100 MB)

Other Articles

Divorce mediation: it's time for a revolution
Mediation is a cost-effective, civilized alternative for couples seeking divorce.

Divorce mediation: one couple's story (the introduction to Reconcilable Differences)

Mediation? We can't be in the same room!
How mediation works for really angry couples. 

Lawyers in the mediation process
Your attorney does have a role in divorce mediation. Learn how.

When should you see a mediator?
It's never too early, or too late, to seek help with divorce mediation.

Mediation and children: what's really in their best interest?
Read how mediation will help you create a parenting plan that meets the needs of everyone in the family.

Mediation and child support: it's about more than money
Parents must develop a parenting plan to make sure all bases are covered.

Mediating a parenting plan that works
Working out a successful plan upfront prevents future conflicts.

Equitable distribution: who gets what?
Deciding what is fair can be more complicated than splitting everything 50-50.

Mediation: can everybody win?
Most conflicts do have a win/win solution, but finding it often takes a lot of hard work, creativity and imagination.

Alimony: who should pay it and how much?
Get a handle on this highly emotional issue in divorce.

Workplace and employment mediation
Learn why companies use in-house mediation programs to give their employees an effective, private and cost-efficient way to resolve almost any work place problem.

The role counseling plays in divorce mediation
Learn about the similarities and differences of marriage counseling and mediation, and how they work together.

Web Sites for More Information about Mediation

Association for Conflict Resolution
A professional organization dedicated to enhancing the practice and public understanding of conflict resolution