Ashley Palmer is a qualified and accredited Child Inclusive Family Mediator, Family Consultant and Psychotherapist. Initially training in all issues family mediation she decided to concentrate her skills on child inclusive mediation and leave the financial aspect of family separation to her associates.
Ashley is on the board of The Family Mediators Association (FMA) and is chair of the communication, engagement and marketing committee (CEM). This year she has written and published The Handover Book: a fantastic and long awaited book uniquely designed to reduce parental conflict between separating families and focuses on the needs of the children.
Ashley has worked in both the private and public sector as a Family Mediator and as Psychotherapist.
Co-mediation – There are occasions where Ashley recognises that co-mediation would work better for her clients, this is when there are two mediators work together with the separated families, she does this with Bill Hewlett.
Locations – Living out in the rolling hills of Hampshire, Ashley works in the surrounding areas: Andover, Basingstoke, Winchester and Marlborough. For three days a week she works in Central London.
Planned Co-Parenting – When two people reach a stage in their life when parenthood through an intimate relationship is not an option, they may chose an alternative route. Ashley has been involved with planned co-parenting clients and offers individual and joint meetings in Hampshire and London to build a Pre-Conception Agreement.
With an appetite for endless learning Ashley enjoys attending national and international seminars and conferences. Ah yes, and on occasions, sitting down with a chilled glass of wine.