20th May 2014

Family specialists from Australia speak to the Family Law in Partnership team

Insight into the work of the Family Relationship Centre New South Wales

Bill Hewlett and Amelia Wheeler from the Family Relationship Centre NSW spoke to the team at Family Law in Partnership yesterday about their work.

Bill and Amelia practice the therapeutic post separation mediation model which is specifically designed for high conflict couples. The model has been operating for over 5 years out of the 65 family relationship centres established and funded by the Australian government. Bill spoke about the background to the model and how the family specialists use this in practice while Amelia spoke about the research that she has been conducting into the positive impact the model is having on couples.