Strategies for Encouraging Participation
Express your reasons for wanting to mediate and how you believe it could benefit both parties. This open dialogue can help alleviate any fears or misconceptions your partner may have about the process.
Seek Professional Help
A professional mediator from Family Mediation Service can explain the process, its benefits, and address any concerns your partner may have.
In some cases, a lawyer may be able to persuade a reluctant partner to participate in mediation.