How Can Seniors Cope with the Financial Stress of Divorce? So-called ‘gray divorce’ (i.e. divorce in couples aged over 65) is on the rise, with statistics showing that numbers have doubled since 1990 owing to a variety of factors - the most common of which is simply ‘growing apart’. Greater expectations of what a good marriage
There is nothing that irks me more than the whole “forgive and forget” gig. Does forgiveness mean you had a lobotomy? We can forgive and still be smart. No matter what, safety is #1 and if you don’t feel safe with someone, forgive them, let it go so it doesn’t eat you up alive, but
“The most profound finding of divorce in the past four decades is that parent’s conflict is more important than divorce per se in predicting how well children function. In fact, children whose parents have a lot of conflict and stay married, those are the children who actually have the most difficulty psychologically. They have the
Oh boy...the pain is so real going through a divorce. Especially when you really do NOT want the divorce. How do you forgive and let go? How do you move on? How do you stop feeling anger? Here are 5 steps that I think are critically important in moving on: 1. Take a self-assessment survey.
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When parents divorce, each member of the family is affected in very unique and personal ways. The age of the child, their gender, their relationship with their siblings, how close they were to each parent and a myriad of other factors all influence the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual repercussions in the months and years
Divorce can be an awfully tough adjustment and sometimes the pain is so overwhelming it’s difficult to see your way to the other side of the emotional pain. It’s normal to feel like a failure, or even a victim, especially when the choice was not yours. But I am here to tell you there is
While divorce is hard on everybody, for those in their 20’s, married a few years and just starting out, it may be a bit easier as many of the things that make a divorce complex may not yet be an issue. Perhaps they don’t have children yet, don’t own a house or haven’t accumulated significant