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What about the Children? - Parenting Information

This booklet covers issues that parents need to be aware of when considering their children's needs during the separation process.

The booklet covers topics such as:

  • coping with the break-up
  • issues to discuss with the other parent
  • explaining the separation to the children
  • what to expect with children of different ages
  • what can you do to help children of different ages
  • ground rules for parenting successfully after separation
  • issues of safety
  • ten mistakes separated/divorced parents make.


Download What about the Children pdf



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The views or opinions expressed in this information are general in nature and do not constitute professional advice. You may benefit from professional help to deal with individual and complex issues.