Jonathan Paynter has 20 years experience as a social worker in various fields, including Youth Justice, Child Welfare, Adult Education and Family Law. For the past 13 years, he has been working in the Family Law field, providing custody and access assessments, as well as parental capacity assessments, to clients involved in Court. Jonathan can provide Voice of the Child reports where needed. Jonathan is also a seasoned psychotherapist, who has been in private practice since 2008, providing counselling for couples, individuals, children and families. In 2013, Jonathan became an Accredited Family Mediator and has been providing mediation to separating parents ever since. Jonathan has also completed training in a wide variety of other areas, including Parental Capacity Assessment, Family Arbitration and Collaborative Family Law, and he has been qualified as an expert witness in several Family Court trials.
29 King Street West, Newcastle, ON