Spouses who are in the process of divorce often get so caught up in their own needs that they fail to focus on their children. Bringing a child therapist or specialist can do a world of good for the entire family as they adjust to the new family dynamics of two new households. How a Child Specialist Helps During Mediation or the Collaborative Process Children have a lot of questions about … [Read more...] about The Importance of a Child Specialist During a Divorce
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There can be a stigma around the idea of a prenuptial or premarital agreement. People often think it is a roadmap to divorce. Instead, it acts as a roadmap to how the couple will handle their finances during the marriage, and what will happen in the event they do get a divorce. Pros of Having a Prenuptial Agreement Think of a prenuptial agreement like a life insurance. You hope you never … [Read more...] about Prenuptial or Premarital Agreements: Pros and Cons
It is possible and very doable for a couple to have a “good” divorce. They do this by avoiding court, keeping their emotions at bay, and staying sensible. How to Have a Good Divorce A good divorce can begin with good communication. Seeing a therapist to be sure the marriage is not salvageable is a good place to start. If that does not work, and divorce is the option the couple decides to … [Read more...] about Is There Such a Thing as a Good Divorce?
It is common knowledge that children have a difficult time emotionally when their parents get a divorce. If parents put the interests of their children first and make decisions that are in the best interest of the children, the children can weather the storm and will adjust favorably to the change in the family dynamics and living situation. Talk to and Listen to Your Children You need to be … [Read more...] about How to Talk to The Kids About Divorce
After the divorce is final there are some important next steps to take that people often overlook. Here are some things to consider doing after the divorce. 1. Create or Update Your Will Check your life insurance policies and you should either change the beneficiary if it is your spouse unless you make an informed decision that you still want your spouse to be the named … [Read more...] about Your Divorce Is Over – 6 Important Next Steps