Amani Mediation employs a holistic approach to managing separation and divorce. We work closely with a cohesive network of psychologists, social workers, financial planners and attorneys to ensure our clients are fully supported through this difficult process.
We are committed to maintaining the highest levels of professionalism by keeping up to date with the latest developments in our field and by working with integrity at all times.
Amani Mediation was founded by Melissa Dolphin-Rowland in response to a growing demand for a compelling alternative to divorce litigation.
Melissa is an accredited Family and Divorce Mediator with the South African Association of Mediators (SAAM). She is also a chartered graduate member of the British Psychological Society (MBPsS) and holds an Honours degree in Psychology and BA degree in Counselling Psychology, which she obtained Cum Laude from the University of South Africa (UNISA).
Melissa has published various articles in the area of family and divorce mediation and is currently conducting Masters research into the “Lived experiences of parties pre, during and post-divorce mediation” through the Psychology department at UNISA in collaboration with the Institute of Dispute Resolution Africa (IDRA).