Qualifications and Accreditations
The Full Story
When choosing a mediator we believe it is important that they are qualified and adhere to set standards and Codes of Practice.
That's why you'll find all of TWFMP's mediators are Family Mediation Council (FMC) accredited or working towards their accreditation.
Please see a full list of our accreditations and professional standards bodies below.
Family Mediation Council
All of TWFMP's mediators are Family Mediation Council (FMC) accredited or working towards their accreditation.
We meet the professional standards set by FMC and follow its Code of Practice.
Family Mediation Council Accredited mediatiors are recognised by the courts as the only professionals qualified to sign the Mediation Information and Assessment Meeting (MIAM) section on relevant court forms.
Family Mediators Association
The Family Mediators Association, established in 1988, is a membership organisation for family mediators representing over 300 family mediators. FMA is a lead body and founding member of the Family Mediation Council (FMC), which co-ordinates regulation of and develops common standards for professional family mediators.
Family Law Panel
Finding a good family solicitor or mediator is rarely straightforward. To make things easier The Family Law Panel have pulled together the details of professionals that are easy to view and that can be found in your area.
You will find professionals that are all registered and regulated with their respective professional bodies.
Before they appear on this panel, they have demonstrated to us a real commitment to their profession and to the parents and families they work with.
College of Mediators
The College of Mediators is a membership body for mediators working in all areas of practice; family, workplace, community, intergenerational, special educational needs, disability, elder, commercial, restorative practice and more.
The College is also an independent standards-setting organisation which approves mediation training providers.