Separating and divorce are very hard on the couple involved. What’s harder to quantify is the collateral damage that the couple’s children experience. A quick search of blogs, articles and vlogs from the children of divorced parents demonstrates their feelings about their parents’ marital woes run the spectrum from devastated to happy. If you and your spouse are headed down a road that leads to separation or divorce, how can you mitigate any unpleasantness for your kids?
Divorce is never pretty, especially when children are involved. If you and your spouse are headed to divorce, there are things both of you can do to ensure your children come out of the process happy and healthy. The key is to make sure your children know the divorce has nothing to do with them and help them understand how much you and your former spouse love them. Here are some other tips to help kids get through a divorce.