divorce

According to Dr. Banschick, “a Malignant Divorce is instigated when one party simply wants to win at all costs.”

What Is A Malignant Divorce And How To Respond If It Happens To You

Dr. Mark Banschick has coined the phrase “Malignant Divorce” to better describe what happens during a high conflict divorce. Read...
Jolie Warren of DivorcedMoms    |   07.6.18   |   SHARE
Minds
We’ve normalized divorce nastiness.

Why Is Our Default Response To Divorce Nastiness?

We’ve normalized divorce nastiness. Anger and conflict have become the default response to going through a divorce. It's not a good thing. Read...
Fallan Jacob of DivorcedMoms    |   06.15.18   |   SHARE
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When Divorce Breaks Up Friendships, Too

Why is it that when the fairy tale ends, people friendly with both parties so rarely maintain both connections? Divorce breaks up friendships, and Read...
Amy L. Freeman    |   06.4.18   |   SHARE
Sex + Love
You will survive your divorce.

You Will Survive Your Divorce

The breaks and the cracks and the places where we fall apart all hurt, but those are the places where the reinforcement happens. The breaks are a Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   05.14.18   |   SHARE
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My One-Sided Competition With My Husband’s Ex-Wife

In the beginning, she was like an infuriating specter I had to deal with. She wanted to stay friends with him. I put a kibosh on that. Read...
Jessie Kanzer    |   05.11.18   |   SHARE
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The most important factor to consider post-divorce is that other people have been where you are; you are not alone.

3 Tips For Reducing Loneliness After Divorce

Children are also a form of familial support, spending time with them can do away with the loneliness you’ll feel after divorce. Read...
Leyla Balakhane of DivorcedMoms    |   05.1.18   |   SHARE
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What is different now is that I know who I am and what I want. I’m not afraid to be alone and living single.

Living Single: I'm Not Looking For "The One" ​

What is different now is that I know who I am and what I want. I’m not afraid to be alone and living single. I value my time and my health. Read...
Leolin Bowen    |   04.13.18   |   SHARE
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Single Mom stuck in the middle: It’s normal for things to come to a standstill after divorce. It’s normal to feel stuck.

To The Single Mom Stuck In The Middle

Single Mom stuck in the middle: It’s normal for things to come to a standstill after divorce. It’s normal to feel stuck. Read...
Sara Kennedy of DivorcedMoms    |   04.2.18   |   SHARE
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