Charter for Clients of North Shore Family Mediation

Christine Bennett is highly trained as a counsellor, psychotherapist and Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner who has been in private practice for 20 years.

Christine adheres to the ethical guidelines as set out by PACFA and the obligations of family dispute resolution (FDR) practitioners under the Family Law Act 1975 (the Act) and the Family Law (Family Dispute Resolution Practitioners) Regulations 2008 (the FDRP Regulations). Christine is a registered clinical member of PACFA, a Mental Health Practitioner (PACFA Reg 20566) and Professional Member Resolution Institute.

As a client of North Shore Family Mediation, you have a right to expect that:


If you have any concerns about the above matters, discuss them with your Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner.

If you have concerns about the conduct of your Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner,  you may contact Resolution Institute to lodge a complaint.