Category Archives: General

Make smart choices for post-divorce Co-parenting uccess

Take the Fisher Divorce Adjustment Scale at http://www.DivorceSeminarCenter.com  By Rosalind Sedacca, CCT Divorce doesn’t end your co-parenting relationship with your former spouse. It only changes some of the form. It is still essential to create a working relationship focused on the optimum care and concern for your children. Every co-parenting relationship will be unique, affected […]

12 tips for relationship bliss

Take the Fisher Divorce Adjustment Scale at http://www.DivorceSeminarCenter.com ne of the most common questions we hear is, “How do we make our relationship work?” The answers are complicated, varied, and, after a while, can start to sound like muddled platitudes. But these commonplace sayings get repeated because they work. With this in mind, we pulled […]

Divorcing Parents: Don’t Bring Your Battles to Court

Take the Fisher Divorce Adjustment Scale at http://www.DivorceSeminarCenter.com  By Rosalind Sedacca, CCT  You’re getting divorced and you’re angry, resentful, hurt, vindictive or any combination of other painful emotions. You want to lash out, to get back at your spouse or boost your own sense of esteem. Hiring the most aggressive litigious divorce lawyer you can […]

Divorce and illness

Take the Fisher Divorce Adjustment Scale at http://www.DivorceSeminarCenter.com  The disruptive effects of a divorce can extend even to the immune system, the body’s line of defense against disease, according to a recent study at the Ohio State University College of Medicine. In a study comparing women who had been separated from their husbands for one […]

Child-Centered Divorce: Learning from the mistakes of others

 Take the Fisher Divorce Adjustment Scale at http://www.DivorceSeminarCenter.com By Rosalind Sedacca, CCT Over the years there have been endless studies on the effects of divorce on parents and children. Some of the results are controversial. Others seem to be universally accepted as relevant and real. Here are a few of my perceptions from studies on […]

The best relationship advice I ever got

 Take the Fisher Divorce Adjustment Scale at http://www.DivorceSeminarCenter.com By Sara Anderson No doubt, there are days when you feel as though you deserve the “Best Partner in the World” award: You make sure dates with your mate stay fun, you settle arguments with amazing grace and you don’t always go into whining mode when you […]

Divorce your spouse–not your children’s grandparents

Take the Fisher Divorce Adjustment Scale at http://www.DivorceSeminarCenter.com By Rosalind Sedacca, CCT When parents divorce, each member of the family is affected in very unique and personal ways. The age of the child, their gender, their relationship with their siblings, how close they were to each parent and a myriad of other factors all influence […]

The mortgage crisis and divorce

Take the Fisher Divorce Adjustment Scale at http://www.DivorceSeminarCenter.com The financial pressure that comes with an escalating house payment or a foreclosure may indeed be playing a role in breaking up marriages, experts say. By Don Moore for divorce360.com The home-mortgage crisis in the United States has spawned problems in the mortgage, real-estate and banking industries, […]

Divorce tax traps to avoid

Take the Fisher Divorce Adjustment Scale at http://www.StartRebuilding.com   LIKE ANY MAJOR financial transaction, divorce has serious tax implications. And pitfalls galore for unwary individuals. Don’t expect much help from your divorce attorney. These folks are often surprisingly ignorant about taxes (and disinclined to admit it). So it’s up to you to become educated on […]

More families move in together during housing crisis

 Take the Fisher Divorce Adjustment Scale at http://www.StartRebuilding.com Divorcing couples. While hard times can often strain marriages, the housing downturn may be curbing divorces. The American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers also says it’s seeing divorce rates fall. Overall, 37% of members said they see a decrease in divorce cases, according to a November report. Members […]