The members of Collaborative Divorce New Orleans are financial, legal, and mental health professionals, all of whom are committed to the following goals:
Providing a safe environment for individuals and families working through the transitions of divorce
Supporting divorcing spouses and their families by utilizing a collaborative process aimed at fostering good communication and resolving issues in a transparent manner
Assisting divorcing spouses and their families through divorce in a manner that values the future of each child and adult and facilitates and values changing and new family relationships
Encouraging and modeling a process that includes open and honest interactions between divorcing partners, family members, and collaborative team professionals
Assuring that each spouse and each collaborative professional is treated with respect and dignity
Fostering transparent and honest negotiation to resolve differences, and facilitating informed mutual decision-making about parenting, support, and property division, so that the needs of all family members are met and the benefits to all family members are optimized.