Communication is paramount in a co-parenting relationship. All healthy communication originates from and is guided by respect and civility.
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Concerned about how your conflict affects your kids? Debra Carter explains why you should be.
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Our mediators help co-parents move away from their “wants” and toward their children’s “needs”, creating the best-fit parenting plan.
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“Yes, turn up the volume! The voice you hear is the voice of reason…” Dr. Jann answers a reader’s question about a new partner accepting her situation. (2 min 33 sec read)
There is one woman I turn to as a mother of a preschooler. Debbie Ficarra has been the proud owner of a preschool for 13 years.
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There’s no such thing as a perfect family. Our job as co-parents is to take an imperfect situation and smooth out the rough edges as best we can.
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This article will help you transition into a healthier co-parenting relationship that keeps the main focus on your children when faced with separation.
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The experience of divorce is where we think the wound lies when in actuality the wound lies in the betrayal or the dissolution of your known way of life.
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Raising a child is one of the most important, gratifying, yet challenging jobs we will ever do. As parents, we do our best with the knowledge we have.
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For those who are co-parenting a teenager, here are a handful of tips to guide you with the drafting of a parenting plan for the teenage years.
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Jealousy, on both the parts of the ex-spouse and the new spouse, is one of the most difficult problems to overcome, Dr. Jann explains.
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Children keep co-parents connected (through their school, extracurricular activities, etc.) in a public space where they used to be together & now are not.
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Can I forgive and/or do I need forgiveness in divorce? Whether we get or give the apology that is deserved — we’re left with the question of forgiveness.
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Halloween is an exciting time for children & parents alike. Let’s try to keep it that way even in your co-parenting relationship, with these tips.
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