Shane Dempsey, Dr Roisin O'Shea and Dr Sinead Conneely of ARC with the Canadian Ambassador Kevin Vickers and May of South Dublin Paul Fogarty
An exciting new research initiative has been launched by Canadian Ambassador Kevin Vickers in South County Dublin, offering means-tested family mediation to parents and their children in their communities. Ambassador Vicker’s presence reflected the support-from and exchange of ideas-with Canadian mediators and judges that have informed our research project to […]

Canadian Ambassador Launches The Family Mediation Project in Dublin

Published Waterford News & Star August 1st 2015 Dr Róisín O’ Shea, Partner in Arc Mediation, former Irish Research Council Scholar, and Principal Investigator in the Family Mediation Pilot Project, Waterford Institute of Technology 2013-2016. The structure of the family in Ireland has undergone significant changes over the last number […]

Will we ever put our children first?

Dr. Roisin O’ Shea of Arc Mediation and Dr. Sinead Conneely of Waterford Institute of Technology attended and presented at the International Conference for Shared Parenting, Bonn University, July 2014.  Sweden has the highest rates of shared parenting arrangements in Europe and Australia, with 38% of children between the ages of 6 and […]

Sweden to the forefront in Shared Parenting Arrangements