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How does divorce impact children with autism?

Posted by Laura E. Jones | Jul 19, 2021 | 0 Comments

As a parent of a child with special needs, something you want to do is to take steps to ensure that your divorce proceeds as “low key” and as simple as possible. Keeping stress and anxiety levels low will protect your child from being unnecessarily negatively affected by your divorce.  It can be ...

How will divorce impact my business?

Posted by Laura E. Jones | Jun 18, 2021 | 0 Comments

Running your own business takes a lot of hard work and effort. It may force you to spend more time working and less time with your family. In the end, your work as a business owner or entrepreneur may contribute to the end of your marriage. If you are a business owner facing divorce, one of your ...

What will my lifestyle be like after divorce?

Posted by Laura E. Jones | May 10, 2021 | 0 Comments

We're all accustomed to a certain standard of living, and quite often we believe our happiness and sense of satisfaction in life is dependent on our lifestyle. If you have been in a high-asset marriage for many years and enjoyed a lifestyle that enabled you to travel, live in a large home and nev...

4 reasons to consider filing for an uncontested divorce

Posted by Laura E. Jones | Feb 10, 2021 | 0 Comments

Divorce means contentious litigation to most people, but a battle in court isn't necessary for you to legally end your marriage. While heightened emotions often lead to acrimonious divorces, high levels of conflict don't have to occur during a divorce. In fact, couples every day choose to file un...

Going through a divorce when you have an autistic child

Posted by Laura E. Jones | Oct 03, 2020 | 0 Comments

As a parent of an autistic child, you'll know better than anyone how change and uncertainty can affect them in a negative way. The divorce of a child's parents can affect even the most emotionally adjusted of children, and that's why it's important that you manage the process sensitively to minim...

A warning about your family business during a divorce

Posted by Laura E. Jones | Sep 08, 2020 | 0 Comments

The pride that you feel because of a family-owned business that you and your spouse built yourselves can turn into frustration if you end up divorcing. This is because you'll have to determine what happens to the business. There are a few options, including closing the business, but you have to b...

Ways to manage your child’s experience of divorce

Posted by Laura E. Jones | Aug 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

If you are unhappy in your marriage, it's likely that you have contemplated divorce on one or more occasions. Divorce has both pros and cons, with one of the cons being the negative effect that it could have on your children. For many parents, concerns about their children's development and futur...

How to make your child feel at home after divorce

Posted by Laura E. Jones | Apr 09, 2020 | 0 Comments

Your child is an important part of your life, so you want to maximize the time you get with them after the divorce. Even if you and your estranged spouse have reached a custody agreement that works for everyone, there still may be additional hurdles to jump. How do you make your child feel at hom...

Can split custody help me care for my kids?

Posted by Laura E. Jones | Mar 08, 2020 | 0 Comments

Parents want what's best for their kids. And while giving them that can be hard after divorce, it's not impossible. If parents have more than one child, this can pose challenges. Some parents may think it's better to keep siblings together. However, others may find it beneficial to keep them sepa...

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