Divorce and CoParenting

We know that parenting is hard. And it’s a big responsibility.  What's more; divorce makes it even harder. Also, professor Paul Amato shows that between between 42% and 45% of US marriages will end in divorce. Likewise, Hon. Sherrill A. Ellsworth, says that:  “In my 20 years on the bench,...

Staying Together ‘For the Kids’

Couples stay together ‘for the kids’ Younger kids are the subject of a lot of research on the emotional impact of divorce. However, we don’t know much about the impact of divorcing when grown kids leave home. Parents, sometimes, divorce only after their kids are grown. This is because they...

Divorce and a Lucky Lotto Winner

They say ‘you make your own luck’. And luck, according to Richard Zelasko, won him $80 million. However, a court is making him split it with his ex. This divorce case entered the Michigan appeals court. The lotto winner, the panel ruled, was to divide his recently won, $80 million...

Divorce and Special Needs Families

Divorce requires communication. And this is especially true for the families of special needs children. Of course, families with special needs children have emotional and financial challenges to face. And these can be difficult and expensive. In addition to this, Jacobi-Parisi says:  ‘The divorce process for families with special needs...