Family Dialogue. Many advantages include: Families are brought together for solution focused problem-solving. Family mediation can preserve and improve family relationships. Parent can be involved to the extent of their mental capacity which preserves their dignity. Decisions about division of labor in caring for the parent can be made jointly and divided among family members alleviating the burden on any one.
See below. The mediator assists families efforts in finding the best decisions for a loved one and their family with the overall goal of integrating new relationship dynamics through the conflict resolution process such as health decisions, long term care planning, safety issues, long distance issues, placements, legal matters, finances, and so forth.