Divorce affects every child differently. However, children with divorced parents oftentimes experience negative effects of the divorce. These negative effects may be manifested in poor social-emotional development or academic performance. Luckily, there are some positive effects of divorce on children. Read on to learn more.
Many people with divorced parents remember their parents’ divorce as a painful experience. History has shown that families often suffer numerous psychological changes associated with the divorce process. These changes include getting used to spending time at two different households instead of in the family home. These charges are hard for everyone. The good news is that it is possible for children to have a good relationship with both parents even when the parents are divorced.
Parental alienation syndrome (PAS) is a psychological condition often seen in children that have been traumatized by high conflict divorce. One of the main signs seen in children that are experiencing PAS is an unfounded hatred toward a parent for no logical reason. This article is an overview on how to identify and deal with [...]
Parenting After Divorce Whether your divorce is amicable or bitter, if you have a child, it’s important to keep their well-being a priority. One way to do that is by creating a co-parenting plan with your ex that will make the divorce easier on your child. Judges have the authority to make parenting decisions such [...]