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5 Reasons Why It’s Not A Good Idea To Keep Secrets

By Terry Gaspard, MSW, LICSW When people keep secrets from their partner they often rationalize their behavior to themselves and

Graduations, Weddings, and a Future Vision for Your Co-Parenting Relationship

By Lisa Gabardi P.h.D. In a few short weeks my youngest child will graduate high school. It will mark the

Divorced Parents: Are You “Guilting” Your Kids For Loving Their Other Parent?

By Rosalind Sedacca, CDC We all know that one of the biggest divorced parent “don’ts” is putting down or disrespecting

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7 Tips To Rev Up Passion After The Kids Come

By Terry Gaspard, MSW, LICSW While it’s expected that intimacy will die down after a child arrives on the scene,

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Moms – Parenting Yourself Is Essential For Being A Better Divorced Parent

By Rosalind Sedacca, CDC Mother’s Day can be a highly emotional time for a divorced mom. That’s because divorce is

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Should I Take a Chance on Love and Make a Commitment?

By Terry Gaspard, MSW, LICSW Are young adults abandoning commitment all together? No exactly but over the last fifty years,

Dating Do’s And Don’ts From A Single Dad’s Perspective

By L.J. Burke When my divorce kicked off, I couldn’t wait to start dating.  After years of a miserable marriage,

Six Essential Ingredients to Transform Your Divorce: Healing, Empowerment, and Growth

By Lisa Gabardi, Ph.D. The degree of stress you experience related to your divorce may range from mild to moderately

8 Truths You Have to Accept Before Your Second Marriage

By Lisa Arends Your Baggage is Your Problem It’s always nice when someone offers to carry our bags for us.

The Ways Children of Divorce Love Differently

Even the experts have trouble agreeing, but the divorce rate for first marriages is believed to be about 45%. As

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A January Divorce

By Kristin M. Davin Psy.D January is known for many things – self-reflection, resolutions, and depending on where you live

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Celebration Of “Daughters of Divorce” Book Launch

We are happy to share the launch of Daughters of Divorce: Overcoming the Legacy of Your Parents’ Breakup and Enjoy

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Parental Conflict Alienates/Hurts Children of Divorce Long Term

By Rosalind Sedacca, CCT In a newsletter from Dr. Mark Goulston I read that: “A majority of teenagers, when asked

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5 Ways To Break The Negative Cycle of Relating To Your Partner

How can you break the negative pattern of relating that can lead to the demise of your romantic relationship? There’s

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9 Warning Signs Your Marriage Is Headed For Divorce

By Terry Gaspard, MSW, LICSW Trust be told, red flags usually appear fairly early on in a relationship that can