Going through divorce dating kids
Thousands of kids experience the stress of divorce each year.
How they react depends on their age, personality, and the circumstances of the separation and divorce process.
The most important things that both parents can do to help kids through this difficult time are: Adults going through separation and divorce need support — from friends, professionals, clergy, and family.
But don't seek support from your kids, even if they seem to want you to.
Dear Sara, We all make judgments based on our own experience.
By Tracy Achen If you are thinking about dating during divorce ... You may think that you are free to start a new relationship once the decision is made to separate or divorce.
But it is wise to hold off on the dating scene until after your divorce is finalized for a number of strategic, legal, and emotional reasons.
During the relationship he may run into old friends who ask about his divorce and his ex-wife, so mentally prepare yourself for that.
Don’t get insecure, angry, or sad every time you hear her name.