A few weeks ago we had suicide week for teenagers. I am told that a huge percentage of teenagers are on anti depressants and rittalin. If you watch this video you may wonder if your child is really diagnosed correctly. Maybe, just maybe there is another solution.
Tiger Woods decided to put his children first in his divorce. The reason why celebrities choose the collaborative process is because it is private and out of the eyes of the public. We are one of of two attorneys in South Africa that has used the process. It is the way to go for any
This video deals with how stress affects the brain of a child. What stands out for me is the consequences of separation from a primary caregiver at the wrong developmental stage. This is something I am becoming more and more aware of in my practice and my conclusion is that we as attorneys are just
This is a cute little video to explain stress to kids. Stress is not just from divorce but also from pressure at school, test, sporting events etc. It has easy tips for coping with the stress. Parents can definitely also benefit from watching this video.
I believe in the power of the spoken word. It is as creative as our thoughts. I am privileged to have married into a family with a history of long marriages. My parents-in-law were married for 63 years when my father in law passed away. I made an effort to watch and listen to them.
We don’t know exactly how conflict impacts on children. Parents don’t have to divorce to have conflict. Conflict in the marriage is as harmful to children as conflict during and after divorce. It is interesting to listen how Prof Tamara Afifi explains how conflict effects the child’s body and how kids respond to stress. Parents
Signs Your Marriage Is Over – There are 6 stages ALL spouses go through before they reach the end of the marriage. This video will help you find where your marriage is at so you can do something before it’s too late. Married over 40 years, Larry Bilotta helps men and women find calm in the middle of chaos.
A “Dear Mom & Dad” letter written by a child of divorce.