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Women and Divorce

Conscious Uncoupling Starts With Unconscious Coupling (And I Don't Mean Drunken Hook-Ups)

Abby Rodman, LICSW | Posted 05.28.2014 | Divorce
Abby Rodman, LICSW

The seeds of conscious uncoupling are sown somewhere in unconscious coupling. And, by unconscious coupling, I'm not referring to alcohol-fueled one-nighters. What I do mean is that many of us choose mates who aren't right for us by ignoring our unconscious motivations for doing so.

New Research Reveals Percentage Of US Women Who Are Divorced Or Separated

Posted 07.22.2013 | Divorce

The number of divorced and separated women in the US is on the rise, according to a recent report by Bowling Green State University's National Center ...

The Boy Toy

Pauline Gaines | Posted 09.14.2013 | Divorce
Pauline Gaines

I felt amused and flattered, being propositioned by a man half my age, especially since I don't consider myself chill, and in fact, am not even sure what chill is. I felt excited, yes, but also a little icky, and in need of a loofah.

Sports, Politics and Divorce

Marsha Temlock | Posted 01.01.2013 | Divorce
Marsha Temlock

Marriages may suffer if couples are rooting for opposing political parities.

How Nora Ephron's 'Heartburn' Changed The Conversation About Divorce

The Huffington Post | Natasha Burton | Posted 06.28.2012 | Divorce

Nora Ephron’s novel “Heartburn,” a roman à clef loosely based on her discovery of husband Carl Bernstein's affair and its aftermath, was publis...

Getting Divorced After 50? 5 Things You Need To Know

MaryEllen Linnehan | Posted 07.07.2012 | Divorce
MaryEllen Linnehan

For women, divorce over 50 can present unique challenges: financial, emotional, social, medical. These women are entering their new lives often on particularly treacherous ground.

5 Things Smart Women Do After A Divorce

Alison Patton | Posted 05.09.2012 | Divorce
Alison Patton

"Why do some women do well after divorce, while others get stuck?" a divorcing client asked me, confronting her worries head on.

Why Do Women File For Divorce?

Lee Block | Posted 05.05.2012 | Divorce
Lee Block

I have been married twice and divorced twice and I filed for divorce both times. What is important to know is whether or not I wanted either marriage to work, my respective spouses did not.