The Benefits of Sharing Custody of the Children

Parenting is never easy or simple. If divorce enters the picture, it often becomes even more difficult. Whether physical custody is shared or not, sharing time with the children and responsibilities can be the best thing for everyone, particularly the … Continue reading

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When the Court May Terminate Parental Rights

The law was written to recognize the importance of a parent’s relationship with his or her child. It is no small matter to the court. That doesn’t mean that parents will always have rights when it comes to raising a … Continue reading

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Successful Communication with an Estranged Co-Parent

Divorce can be amiable. However, there are still many times when it isn’t. When children are involved, that can make necessary communication very hard. Conflicts sometimes last long after the divorce is finalized, but they cannot stop parental responsibilities. Sharing … Continue reading

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Divorce from a Child’s Point of View

Divorce is a confusing time for everyone, but, in some cases, none may be more confused than a child. While it’s common for adults to underestimate how much a child understands, that does not mean that children can fully comprehend … Continue reading

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Modifying Child Support After Divorce in Florida

When you get divorced and you have children, you probably either negotiated child support, or a judge determined the appropriate amount. That child support was based upon a number of factors, including your income and the needs of your children. … Continue reading

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Preparing to be a Single Parent

Among the difficult realities of divorce in Florida, or any other state, is the potential of becoming a single parent. Some spouses are able to co-parent post-divorce, thus alleviating that feeling of being a single parent. However, once two people … Continue reading

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Visitation and Difficult Divorces

When a divorce is difficult and leaves spouses with negative feelings toward one another, things like visitation can feel incredibly stressful. This can also negatively affect relationships with the children, who can often sense the tension, even when parents try … Continue reading

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A Child’s Opinion in Divorce

Divorce means a major change for children. As difficult as divorce can be for spouses, it can sometimes be more so for children. It means potentially splitting time between parents, whether equally, or whether they live with one parent and … Continue reading

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Changing Child Time-Sharing Arrangements

Child custody arrangements are sometimes a necessity; some divorcing couples need the help with time-sharing. Though they have some permanence to them, children’s needs change. As they grow, their entire lives adjust with new school events, friends, and schedules. Parents’ … Continue reading

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Mandatory Communication After Divorce

It seems as though it should be easier to communicate with children today. So many begin using tablets, phones, and computers at such a young age. These things do not always make it easier, but because they exist, and because … Continue reading

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