Divorce can be confusing and challenging for all family members involved. If their are children involved it is important to remind them that the divorce was not their fault. In addition, each parent needs to let their children know that they love them the same. Younger children sometimes feel when divorce is occurring that their parent love them less. It is important to clarify that the problems are between the parents and are not a result of the children's actions.
Each family member needs to find a constructive activity to participate in to keep their minds off the divorce. Constructive activities can range from spending time with family and friends to joining various clubs or organizations. During this stressful period it is important to keep yourself occupied so your mind does not wander to negative or depressing things.
It is important to remember that moving on and healing takes time. Furthermore, you should allow others to help you throughout this difficult period. If you need further assistance from a legal professional please call your local family law attorney. The law firm of Yanez & Associates offers a free initial consultation!