Children and Divorce

When things get ugly, a divorcing couple may use children to try to negotiate the terms of their divorce. Mostly this is done unconsciously. Either way, it is strongly recommendable that every effort is placed to keep children out of the dispute between their parents. Parental disputes can harm mental and emotional development of their …

5 Phases in Divorce

Experts say there are 5 phases in divorces. • denial and/or shock • bargaining • anger • guilt and sadness • acceptance While majority will go through the phases, not necessary in the same order, you should not have to worry about documents that you need to fill out for the Court. I can help …

Divorce and Impact on Children

Suggested reading by AnthemParaegal: Amato, Paul R.; Keith, Bruce – Psychological Bulletin, Vol 110(1), Jul 1991, 26-46. Abstract: Meta-analysis involved 92 studies that compared children living in divorced single-parent families with children living in continuously intact families on measures of well-being. Children of divorce scored lower than children in intact families across a variety of …