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Divorced Parents

Yours, Mine and Ours

Matthew Dowd | Posted 08.18.2011 | Divorce
Matthew Dowd

In America today, more than 20 million dads are raising children in a nontraditional environment where they are trying to make up the rules as they go along. And I am one of those dads.

Untying the Knot: A Divorced Couple's Perspective on Raising a Child, Part II

Jonathan Weiler | Posted 07.31.2011 | Divorce
Jonathan Weiler

Lillian made clear when she was younger that she didn't like us being in two houses. But since we knew we had to be in two houses, we tried to our best to make each of them home for her.

Helping Kids Cope With Divorce

Leslie King, LCSW | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Leslie King, LCSW

So what can a mom or dad do to help their child cope, given that their parents are going through a profoundly difficult time?

Parent Better After Divorce: 5 Tips for the Thinking Parent

Candace Walsh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Candace Walsh

As modern parents, we've absorbed the basic advice about what to do to help kids through a divorce. Bring them to therapy. Don't badmouth the other pa...

The Kingdom of Divorce

Heather Sellers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Heather Sellers

Divorce seemed like some place in Gulliver's Travels, or my concept of Aruba: a faraway place that was fun and sexy. But I only wanted to read about it.

How To Handle Divorcing Parents When You're An Adult

Christine Hassler | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christine Hassler

No matter how old you are the divorce of your parents is difficult, so allow yourself to feel whatever you are feeling. You may chronologically be an adult but this may trigger very childlike feelings and memories.