After twenty five years working in research and strategy with household brands, Lesley trained as a family mediator with the Family Mediators Association [FMA] in 2014 and achieved full FMCA accreditation in 2017 for all issues mediation. Lesley mediates financial and children arrangement cases.
Lesley has particular experience working with families with teenagers and people with autism, ensuring everyone's needs are met within the mediation process.
Lesley brings the right amount of compassion, reflection and progression to her mediation cases. Lesley guides clients through the mediation process with clarity and commitment. She is welcoming and engaging, dedicated to reaching mutually beneficial outcomes. She adopts a creative and adaptable approach, helping clients to explore options and reflect on their merit.
Lesley mediates in the Leeds area, and works with other services such as Family Matters Mediate Ltd in the Doncaster, Goole, York, Wakefield and Selby areas and Direct Mediation Services in Leeds, Tadcaster, Wetherby, Harrogate and Manchester. Lesley also designs and implements the Family Matters Professional Training programme.
Lesley delivers SPIPs in the York area [separated parents information programmes], helping parents going through the court process understand and manage conflict in their family.
If you would like to find out more about family mediation please call me on 07764 588 848 or use the contact form below to email me your name, contact details and circumstances.