Helping Children Cope With Divorce

The sad truth is that divorce is uncomfortably common.  Unfortunately, it is the children who are most often negatively affected by the parents’ split-up.  In fact, they can become so upset about the divorce that they can start being depressed and have anger issues –  symptoms which will no doubt alter their ability to perform well at school.  Much of this negativity can be avoided if the parents are willing to tone down the hostility.  One technique that has been proven to help is the Imago method, which facilitates communication between the parents by making sure different viewpoints are heard and validated.

Read the full article here:  How to Help Children Through Divorce