Tips to combat the negative impacts of separation on Teens!

Tips to combat the negative impacts of separation on Teens!

How do we enter their world? As parents we often forget that our children are watching our every move and model our actions, words and behaviours.  So, when our lives are altered in a certain way such as parents separating or divorcing, we forget how much they observe...
How can counselling help my child during Separation?

How can counselling help my child during Separation?

Let’s chat about the basics: As a child and family counsellor I have found that a major proportion of our referrals (and my clients) are children from separated families. What this often means is either that children are experiencing more challenging emotions...
6 Tips to get your Ex to AGREE to Separation Mediation

6 Tips to get your Ex to AGREE to Separation Mediation

How to Agree? If you are going through a separation or divorce, you might be thinking about mediation. Mediation is a simple and straightforward process that allows you to move on quickly and easily, without having to fight everything out in the courts. But what if...
Dad’s Guide to Family Law and Separation

Dad’s Guide to Family Law and Separation

Understanding Your Rights Going through a separation never easy, particularly when there are children involved.  It is not possible for care arrangements to continue as they were when parties were together, and it is often difficult to come to agreement that both...
EXPERT Observations on the Impact of Separation on Children

EXPERT Observations on the Impact of Separation on Children

From the outside looking in: When you are entrenched in the battle field that a separation/divorce can be it is hard to imagine what it looks like from anyone else’s perspective that is not yours. What are the impacts of Separation on Children that we may not see?...