Mediator as Translator: Using Neutral Language to Help People Hear

By Robin Duboe Seigle, J.D. Do Specific Words Really Matter?   It may be that “a rose is a rose is a rose.” But when it comes to couples getting divorced, some words used by their lawyers, mediators or other professionals can sound harsh, accusatory or negative.  It’s almost as if the parties are speaking … Continue reading Mediator as Translator: Using Neutral Language to Help People Hear