Article Tag: Children and divorce

A better divorce for you and your family

In April 2014 it became compulsory for separated couples to attend Mediation Information and Assessment Meetings (MIAMs) when applying to court over matters relating to children or finances. Research carried out previous to this, in 2013, has shown that nearly two-thirds of couples who attended mediation for a children related dispute reached general agreement after… Read more »

The benefits of an amicable divorce

A recent study has found that adverse childhood experiences such as being the child of divorced or separated parents can lead to life-long problems with health and mental wellbeing. This is particularly the case where there has been an acrimonious divorce. Although not wanting to be alarmist, there is evidence to show that common behaviours… Read more »