Sunday July 12, 2020

MII awards recognise the contribution of mediators to resolving family issues

Awards presented to mediators working in the family mediation sector recognise the stellar work being done to help people navigate a way through family conflicts, writes Ruth Wildgust

1st November, 2015
Award recipients: Joan Davis, FMNI; Joan Smith, Mediation Border Counties; Delma Sweeney (Special Award); Siún Kearney; Polly Philimore, FMS; Dr Niall Muldoon, Ombudsman for Children (Award judge); Mary Montague, TIDES Training, (Award presenter); Sabine Walsh, incoming MII president; Ann O'Kelly; Tom Ward, the Courts Service; Gerry Rooney, outgoing MII president

The MII 2015 awards for achievement in family mediation were announced at the annual conference of the Mediators’ Institute of Ireland which was held on October 23 at the Royal Marine Hotel in Dun Laoghaire.

Seven organisations and individuals were recognised for their excellence in delivering mediation services to separating couples and other family groups in dispute.

Outgoing MII president Gerry Rooney said the area of family mediation had provided the impetus for the establishment of...

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