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Grin And Bear It–Helping Your Child Cope With Divorce By Maintaining A Positive Attitude

Posted by on Mar 31, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Grin And Bear It–Helping Your Child Cope With Divorce By Maintaining A Positive Attitude

The time leading up to your divorce is a difficult trial. All of the negativity, pain, and anger that caused you and your partner to reach this point seem to come to a head. It can be overwhelming, and no one would judge you for not being at your best in the face of this adversity. However, your child’s well-being depends on you being strong during this difficult time.  The statistics regarding children and divorce are sobering. If you aren’t able to find a way to help your child cope with the new state of their family, they are at risk for a number of problems later in life. These include: Academic struggles Juvenile delinquency Drug and alcohol use Risky sexual behavior The key to helping your child avoid these pitfalls is to work diligently to create a sustainable,...

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