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1. Compose your opening statement. You should limit your statement to no more than 300 words and no less than 150 words. You should cover the elements outlined in the module notes. You may want to look to the Standards for guidance, as well as any other research you may wish to conduct to complete this assignment.Good afternoon, my name is, John Moss, and I am serving as your mediator today. I am amediator trained to assist in resolving disputes involving a child custody or visitation matter. I am pleased to be here to assist you in working through your issues and believe you will find mediation to be a very helpful process. Thank you for committing to be here today. If any of you have a special need during the session, please let me know now or at any time during this session. Also, please silence all electronic devices during this mediation. Mediation is a voluntary process in which a neutral, impartial person assists parties who want to generate options for resolving their issues. Confidentiality is a critical part of the process. Generally, if