What is parental alienation?

After a divorce, you and your ex-spouse will receive a custody order from the court. This order lays out your rights and obligations when it comes to the custody of your child. Both you and your spouse must follow these rules to ensure a positive child-rearing...

What is parallel parenting?

Going through a divorce is cause for high levels of stress. You have a lot on your plate, especially as a parent who also needs to focus on matters like custody disputes, visitation schedules, child support payments and more. While it may take time to decide what...

Should we try nesting?

Divorce is difficult, particularly if you have children. If you are trying to figure out ways to make your divorce easier on your kids, you are not alone. Millions of Americans are experimenting with a variety of different living situations to help their children...

What do best interests mean?

One of the most emotional parts of getting divorced is the process of negotiating child custody. Even though you may feel strongly about your decision to leave your partner, sharing children can create the need for an ongoing relationship. You know what you want your...

Getting divorced and protecting your career

Getting divorced can affect a great deal including your personal relationships, your financial stability and your career. Because your job plays a vital role in your ability to build a new future for yourself, you have to maintain focus at work.  Understanding how to...