“I want a divorce.” It is something you never thought either you or your spouse would say, yet you now find yourself facing the possibility. Where do you go from here? The first thing we recommend is to decide whether divorce is inevitable or if a further evaluation might be needed. Here are some recommendations of what to do if your spouse tells you that he/she wants a divorce. Is Counseling … [Read more...] about What to Do When Your Spouse Wants a Divorce
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Divorce is a difficult emotional process even when both parties agree that it is in their best interest to separate. It can be made more difficult when one or both spouses have misconceptions about how the process works. Here are some of the most common misconceptions that people frequently have about divorce in California. Going to court will get them “justice.” Justice means … [Read more...] about Four Common Misconceptions About Divorce in California
The COVID-19 pandemic has put many activities on hold and it certainly has placed limitations on the availability of the court system. If you’re thinking about ending your marriage during these times, you can use a process known as Mediation or Collaborative Divorce which is completely outside of the court system. Collaborative Divorce or Mediation Works in the Time of COVID-19 Whether you … [Read more...] about Can I Get a Divorce During the COVID-19 Pandemic?
Co-parenting is difficult to begin with and the holidays can add tension to an already emotionally charged atmosphere. Planning for the holidays while going through the divorce process will only make it more stressful. There are several factors to consider and be mindful of to make sure your divorce stays amicable while enjoying festive occasions. It is during the holidays that you may … [Read more...] about Three Tips for Divorce and the Holidays