What To Expect From A Child Custody Case

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Question: I have a 2-year-old daughter. Her mother lives in another state and has never been involved in her life. However, recently she started claiming she wants custody rights. Will she have a chance at any rights and what should I expect from this process?


Catholic Church Lends Support To Shared-Parenting Movement

Catholic Church endorses shared parenting

Recently, the Council of Italian Bishops endorsed shared parenting after divorce or separation by publishing a full-page spread in its official newspaper, Avvenire. The article urges family courts to not only support shared parenting, but to also ensure the arrangement occurs in practice. It was also supportive of legislative efforts


5 Snow Day Custody Exchange Tips

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As temperatures start to drop, it’s only a matter of time before that first big winter storm rolls through wiping out school for the day (or days). Nothing is more glorious for a child than a snow day, but it can cause all kinds of confusion for divorced parents.


DadsDivorce Live: Co-Parenting Through Conflict

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Divorce legally ends a relationship, but realistically you will almost always maintain at least some degree of communication with your former spouse, especially if you have children. Therefore, it is in your best interest to find a way to effectively communicate in order to establish a co-parenting plan. 


7 Ways To Help Your Teenager Through Divorce

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We write a lot about what divorced dads can do to help their children through divorce. That’s certainly critical, but it seems many of the resources on the Internet are geared for parents with young children. Parents with teenage children often face even trickier challenges.


DadsDivorce Live: Effectively Co-Parenting After Divorce

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Children of divorce face a number of health and developmental risks that can last well into adulthood. However, research shows that one of the most effective ways to mitigate those risks is by granting access to both parents via effective co-parenting. Unfortunately, working with your ex to craft a reasonable