Family Life 10 March '17
After the breakdown of their 10-year marriage in 2015, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner have reportedly decided to work it out instead of dissolving the marriage.
Family Life 10 March '17
House representatives voted in favor of the Equal Parenting bill 71-21. It is now under deliberation in the Senate.
Family Life 7 March '17
There is always a smooth-sailing way to co-parent and it begins with your own attitude.
Family Life 24 February '17
Child custody laws are shifting as lawmakers see the need to give divorced parents equal parenting time.
Family Life 14 February '17
Is this proposal on equal parenting for the child's best interest or for the parents?
Family Life 10 February '17
The number one rule is to avoid conflict with an uncooperative parent.
Family Life 30 November '16
The breakup of Brangelina's marriage highlights child custody issues that the public might otherwise not be aware of.
Family Life 5 November '16
Family experts and some legislators have strongly advocated the shared parenting approach across the United States and recent updates claimed that this egalitarian way could reduce the burgeoning cases of domestic violence.
Family Life 25 October '16
A recent National Parents Organization’s press release has outlined the impact of shared parenting approach when it comes to the pay gap among divorced or single mothers.
Family Life 8 October '16
Parental alienation is perhaps one of the saddest aftereffects of a winner-take-all custody battle in cases of divorce and separation.
Family Life 28 September '16
As shared parenting laws are widely advocated across the United States, one major question has been highlighted — are family court lawyers and judges trained to identify the signs of parental alienation?
Family Life 21 September '16
Shared parenting has been strongly encouraged in the United States where several states have already enacted it into legislation. But for the latest Hollywood divorcing couple, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, shared parenting may not work for them as a child-unfriendly custody battle may ensue over their six kids.
Family Life 16 September '16
Shared parenting has been considered a way to reduce the trauma experienced by couples and their children in cases of strained marital relationships. While this parenting approach has been strongly advocated, some experts warned that shared parenting does not apply to all broken families.
Family Life 11 September '16
Following the recent findings about the prevalence of parental alienation in the United States, experts believed that policy changes and funding are needed to further determine and understand how it affects the society.
Family Life 7 September '16
When it comes to childcare, women have been typecast to assume most if not all duties. That’s why an article has recently tackled why women are not able to share their childcare tasks.
Family Life 6 September '16
Following the enactment of the shared parenting bill called HB 1550 in the state of Missouri, child custody law reform is still strongly advocated all over the United States.
Family Life 30 August '16
Maintaining a strong parent-and-child bonds has been deemed as a significant factor in the mental, emotional and physical well-being of children. That’s why, many organizations and even celebrities have advocated about shared parenting or co-parenting after a divorce or separation.
Family Life 27 August '16
Due to the increasing cases of parental alienation after a divorce or separation, the National Parents Organization, along with several charitable and educational organizations, have strongly promoted the legislation of the shared parenting bill.
Family Life 15 August '16
Following U.S. Senator William Brownsberger’s objection on the controversial shared parenting bill last week, Leading Women for Shared Parenting co-founder Terry Brennan responded to the senator’s article, saying conflict between divorcing parents should not be used to stoop the shared parenting legislation.
Family Life 5 August '16
It is a known fact that several family law advocates have been urging legislators to support and promote shared parenting. However, U.S. Senator Will Brownsberger recently explained why the House-passed shared parenting legislation may not be a solution in cases of high conflict situations where the concept may not be feasible.
Family Life 22 July '16
Due to the trauma and the stresses of a broken family, several organizations have advocated shared parenting to stop the emotional and mental abuse of parental alienation.
Family Life 5 July '16
Divorce and separation are already traumatic for a family, especially to the children. But the trauma of parental alienation runs deep. That’s why, author Berni Xiong is sharing her own experiences on how to fight the tormenting abuse of parental alienation with love and faith.
Big Kid 23 June '16
When a divorce is finalized, the custody of a kid is discussed and he/she is split into spending time with both parents separately. Because of the different environments, the kid naturally feels more inclined to be with one than another.