Family Matters’ director, Juliette Dalrymple, has been appointed to the Family Mediation Standards Board (FMSB), a board that advises upon and oversees the implementation of, and adherence to, the Family Mediation Council’s (FMC’s) professional standards. The FMSB lists its duties as including:
- Maintaining and publishing a register of mediators and Professional Practice Consultants.
- Ensuring standards of foundation training courses.
- Maintaining and administering a robust system for accreditation.
- Considering and making decisions on complaints and disciplinary matters that have been escalated from member organisations of the FMC.
“I am delighted my appointment has been confirmed and look forward to working with the FMC closely regarding its professional standards, training and other issues.”