Trish Thomas, Executive Director, is an Accredited Family Mediator and Child Protection Mediator with the Ontario Association for Family Mediation, and a Qualified Mediator (Q.Med) with the ADR Institute. In addition, she has been trained by Peacebuilders International, Family Group Decision Making and Community Mediation.
Trish is also a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CFDA) allowing her to advise clients on financial matters pre and post-divorce.
More recently, York University recognized Trish’s extensive experience and training and selected her to become a Mediation Coach for aspiring mediation students, adding her expertise to the overall body of knowledge
She has successfully completed over 600 mediations.
Trish created Willow Tree Mediation to address the growing need for divorcing couples and their families to explore alternative dispute resolution, before or instead of proceeding to court. The primary objective is to reduce conflict, legal costs, court time and the harmful impact of ongoing conflict to families – especially children caught in the middle.
Trish leads a group of experienced and certified mediators and legal professionals who empower separating or divorcing couples to negotiate a harmonious and workable agreement post-divorce
Please contact Trish at Trish’s email