Separation is a very difficult thing to go through, and is made even harder when there are children involved. It is important to remember that regardless of the circumstances in which separation has occurred, your kids love both you and your former partner. There are things that you should and shouldn’t do during the time of transition.
While this isn’t based on what the law says, we see so many families going through separation. Everyone is human, and we all make mistakes, but there are practical ways that you can approach this situation to support your kids as much as possible.
Things you should do:
Things you shouldn’t do:
By remembering that your children love both parents very much, and keeping them as your focus through the separation process, you can make decisions that are good for them, as well as good for you, helping you move on to the next exciting stage of your life.
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