"Things will probably get worse over the course of the first year, then improve radically." – E. Mavis Hetherington
This section includes a selection of Questions and answers on divorce, as well as helpful books on divorce and its aftermath.
Should I Divorce?
Permission to Divorce
Rebuilding After Divorce
–Rebuilding - rebuilding after divorce
–Emotional Blackmail - dealing with controlling people
–How To Survive The Loss Of A Love - separation caused by death or by choice
–It's My Life Now - starting over after an abusive relationship
–Leaving Him Behind - breaking free after marriage ends
–On Becoming A Person - living life from the inside out
• Top quote is from E. Mavis Hetherington, For Better or For Worse, W.W. Norton & Company, 2003. Hetherington's research covered 1400 families and 2500 children for as much as three decades. It is the largest study on the effects of divorce ever done in the United States.
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