Co-parenting time in Saint Lucie County – Is co-parenting a good idea?
Co-parenting plans and co-parenting time in Saint Lucie County are some of the most challenging and difficult aspects of a divorce case in the state of Florida. Moreover, for a parent it can be a terrifying, frustrating, and demanding process all rolled up in one. Always keep sight that the main goal of a parenting plan is to make co-parenting easier for the whole family.
The term “child custody” was removed from Florida law in 2008. The issue is now discussed in terms of parental responsibility and time sharing. Parties are required to submit a parenting plan that sets out the time-sharing schedule agreed to between Mom and Dad.
Co-parenting time should be established thinking about what is best for the child(ren) and not what is more convenient for the adults. As such, the best option is to go for a mediated approach to co-parenting time in Saint Lucie County with Kohn Mediation.
The process of mediation is one of self-determination and empowerment, leaving the parties in control of their own destiny. Research shows that disputes resolved through mediation are more likely to produce satisfactory results and higher levels of long-term compliance as opposed to litigated outcomes.
Michelle Kohn is dedicated to the process of mediation, to remaining impartial and neutral throughout, and to approaching each case with respect and understanding. In mediation, the parties will work on coming up with an agreeable schedule that considers their desires and the best interests of their child/children.
If you would like to learn more about co-parenting time in Saint Lucie County, Michelle Kohn can help. Michelle’s mediation training and experience in family law has prepared her to work with couples interested in resolving a co-parenting plan without the expense and stress of litigation.