Mom Always Liked You Best
- August 24th, 2018
Local Elder Law Attorneys in Ashburn, VA
Farr Law Firm
In practice since 1987, Fairfax Attorney Evan Farr is widely recognized as one of the leading Elder Law, Estate Planning, and Specials Needs attorneys in Virginia and one of foremost experts in the Country in the field of Medicaid Asset Protection and related Trusts. Evan Farr has been quoted or cited as an expert by n...
The Estate Planning & Elder Law Firm PC
Bill founded The Estate Planning & Elder Law Firm, P.C. in 1994. Bill limits his practice to the areas of estate planning and administration, incapacity planning, Medicaid, asset protection planning, and elder law. He is one of (15) fifteen attorneys practicing in Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia, ce...
Margaret A. O'Reilly, PC
Margaret A. O’Reilly is an estate planning and elder law attorney with over thirty-five years of legal experience. Attorney O’Reilly graduated from Duke University with a degree in psychology, and received her law degree from Northeastern University School of Law in Boston, Massachusetts. For over 15 y...
Arline Kardasis, Rikk Larsen, Crystal Thorpe, and Blair Trippe. Mom Always Liked You Best: A Guide to Resolving Family Feuds, Inheritance Battles & Eldercare Crises. Elder Decisions. 2011. 123 pages.
$14.95 from Amazon (Click on book to order).
Making decisions about elderly parents can cause conflict even in the best of families. In this book, three experienced elder mediators provide step-by-step advice and tools for managing disputes with siblings about elder care, inheritance issues and estate planning.
The authors of Mom Always Liked You Best are co-founders of Elder Decisions a mediation, training and consulting firm that specializes in helping families resolve disagreements. Drawing on the authors' experiences with getting siblings to compromise, the book discusses how to use negotiating tools to work through issues. The authors explain the importance of understanding the underlying interests behind the dispute before discussing solutions and using active listening techniques to better understand where siblings are coming from.
Though the subject matter is similar to They're Your Parents, Too! this book is more technical, offering very specific techniques for finding middle ground with siblings. Mom Always Liked You Best is another good choice for families who need help settling adult family conflicts.
Last Modified: 08/24/2018