Divorce Affects Children How?

If you’re going through a divorce, you’re likely thinking of how your children feel about the process, how they will react to the news of a divorce, and what can be done to make divorce easier for children. At Amber M Serwat Mediation, we want to not only help you achieve a quick and successful divorce, we want to make sure that your divorce affects your children as little as possible. That said, how can we know what children are thinking, how they’re feeling, and what their concerns may be about divorce? If your child cannot open up, if you’re concerned about what your child may be feeling, and if you want to understand divorce from a child’s perspective, our Burnsville, MN divorce mediators want to help so that you can have the least stressful, healthiest divorce possible for your entire family. To take a closer look at how divorce affects children, look to a Huffington Post article titled “7 Ways Divorce Affects Kids, According to the Kids Themselves:”

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Is Divorce Bad for Children?

Many people debating, going through or have had a divorce are curious on if divorce is bad for their children. Being a divorced parent and a step-parent, it was my priority to make sure my children were healthy and happy. My unique and personal situation also allows me to help other parents going through divorce.

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By Law Do Mothers Have Greater Custody Rights?

It is a somewhat common myth that the court system favors the mother in divorce custody disputes. These assumptions are based on the long held tradition that mothers are, generally speaking, more often the primary caregivers for the children in a family. Today, however, it is just as common for mothers to work outside the home and child custody agreements are based on what is in the best interest of the children, not on who spends more time at home. US law does not give preference to mothers in child custody cases — there is no gender preference in custody cases. However, it is important to understand the law and your legal rights. Parenting mediation is an excellent and highly effective strategy to manage all aspects of settling a divorce, including child custody issues. AMS Mediation of Burnsville, MN specializes in parenting mediation and can help you and your divorcing spouse find solutions that work for everyone involved.

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Ways To Focus On Your Child After Divorce

Divorce HelpSadly, divorce seems to be an inevitability in our world. The process of divorcing can cause distress and lifelong discomfort. But there is hope for finding a more functional response by all family members affected by divorce. AMS Mediation of Burnsville, Minnesota, is the kind of service that can help divorcing parents and their children respond in a healthier way during and after the divorce process.

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