What Is Shuttle Mediation?

We undertake an assessment with each person separately participating in mediation to establish the most safe and approprite way to mediate.

Sometime same room is possible and for other couples the mediation would be in separate rooms


The mediator has to make some arrangements for meeting the parents were separated at different locations at the same time and then travel back and forth to both the room so that the opinions of both the parents are taken into consideration at the same time and these can be compared to and corresponded with each other.

There are two types of mediation and these are the normal one and the shuttling process.

The shuttle process is very important in some situations when the parents are not comfortable to share information in front of each other.

There are various situations in which this process is used and there is a need to implement this process when the statements of both the parents are needed to be reconciled.

It is important to test both the parents and see that if they provide the correct information about the finances and the contribution they can make for the child after separation.

Shuttle mediation has proved to be very successful in many situations. The word shuttle mainly means to go back and forth and shuttle mediation is the same process as the mediator going to the two rooms in which both the partners are seated and questioned.

The complications arising when the parents get separated make them uncomfortable to share information in front of each other.

This is where the mediator enters and maintains a friendly environment so that the parents have the freedom to share anything and the information is kept confidential from each other.

In a normal situation, the mediator sets down with the parents together and discusses the finances budget remediation is an opposite of that process.

As parents have to take interest in the life of the child, it is to be seen that which parent is taking how much interest in his or her child’s life.

Rhino family and shuttle mediation

The process of mediation mainly means that the life of the child is made secure through the decisions made in consent with all the parties interested.

The financial support has to be provided by the parents and through shuttle mediation, the mediator can find out how much each parent can contribute on their own. The opinions of both the parents are taken into consideration and then the mediator steps in so that they can contribute with their own experience so that the decisions are taken so that the interests of both the parents are not affected.

Rhino Family Mediation provides you with an experienced mediator who can handle the most complicated situations easily as they are well trained and have done this before.

There are many areas which have to be considered for making decisions to ensure the child happy including finances, holidays, school fees, parent’s interests, child’s interests etc.

All these can be solved through shuttle mediation and there can be a combination of both the types of processes to reach to the perfect decision at the end. The decision that has been made at the end is very sensitive for the child and his life.

The contribution that can be made by both the parents is decided by the mediator take into consideration the opinions that they have given being in different rooms. Parents must not be hesitant as the information must be provided accurately and it should be correct without withholding anything.

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