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Jenn Errico
B.A. (UVic), Certificate in Family Mediation (JIBC), Family Mediation Canada Comprehensive Certified Family Mediator, Graduate Diploma (Creative Arts Therapy)
Northern Vancouver Island, Southern Vancouver Island
Courtenay, BC

Nanaimo, BC

Office: (250) 334-6448

Family Roster Mediation Details
Jenn also offers conflict coaching, organizational conflict facilitation and mediation training workshops.

$75 - $150 / hour

I offer one sliding scale mediation per month.

I require 24 hour hours cancellation notice in order to not charge my full fee.


For me, mediation has been a calling more than a strategic career choice. Luckily or unluckily, I was first drawn into the field of alternative dispute resolution during my third and final year of my graduate studies in creative arts therapy. There I was wrapping up my practicum hours, intending to head off into a job as a counsellor, when I suddenly realized that it was my volunteer work as a peace-making circle "keeper" --not my counselling placements --where I shone the brightest and felt most at home. Unable to deny the draw, I landed a job right out of therapy school as a counsellor/mediator started taking courses in mediation. I haven't looked back since.

Eleven years later, I no longer do any counselling work. Still, I find that the interpersonal skills of deep and empathic listening, as well as my knowledge about family systems, group dynamics and the emotional challenges of change provide a solid foundation upon which I have built my mediation practice. I utilize my creative approach in workshops on mediation and when working within organizations to design and facilitate conflict resolution processes. Additionally, I completed my Certificate in Family Mediation through the JIBC and received my Comprehensive Family Mediator designation through Family Mediation Canada. These credentials have given me the specific skills and knowledge of family law required to help separating couples come apart relationally and financially in ways that minimize their suffering and maximize their chance of forming cooperative, post-separation co-parenting relationships.

Conflict within Families
  • Abuse/Sexual Abuse
  • Addiction Issues (Drug & Alcohol)
  • Family Relationships
  • Managing High Conflict
  • Managing Power Imbalances
  • Mental Health Issues
Contact with a Child (Access/Custody)
  • Aboriginal Issues
  • Guardianship
  • Parenting Arrangements (Time and Education)
  • Parenting Plans
  • Plan of Care & Living Arrangements
Financial & Property
  • Child Support & Maintenance
  • Division of Assets and Liabilities
  • Financial Aspects of Separation
  • Spousal Support
  • Parent/Teen Disputes
  • Parenting Arrangements and Education
  • Parenting Plans
  • Step & Blended Family Mediation
  • Separation Agreements
  • Separation Memorandums of Understanding
  • Sexual Orientation

  • Same Sex/Gender