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Talking to children about divorce : a parent's guide to healthy communication at each stage of divorce / Jean McBride, MS, LMFT.

McBride, Jean, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Pendleton Public Library.

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Summary:

Talking to Children About Divorce provides you with the tools and encouragement to effectively communicate with your child about divorce. The author brings more than twenty-five years of specializing in divorce to guide you through crucial but difficult conversations and cultivate an environment of love and support throughout the divorce process. You’ll learn how to have honest conversations about different situations and emotions that may arise during divorce―-from breaking the news to understanding resistance. Whether you’re beginning the divorce process, or have been working through it for a while, you'll find practical advice to contribute positively to your child’s emotional well-being. Learn to initiate open communication, with concrete actions to help your children weather the emotions of divorce; useful scripts to guide you through a variety of situations throughout the divorce process; simple steps to improve communication, both with your former spouse and with your children; and ten tips to maintain co-parenting success and promote healthy, happy, well-adjusted children.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Pendleton Public Library PA 306.89 M122 (Text) 37801000679116 Parenting Collection Book None 07/01/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781623156855
  • ISBN: 1623156858
  • Physical Description: 145 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Althea Press, 2016.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Developing healthy communication habits -- Getting kids to open up -- Preparing for the talk -- Having the talk -- Children's reactions and worries.
Summary, etc.:
Talking to Children About Divorce provides you with the tools and encouragement to effectively communicate with your child about divorce. The author brings more than twenty-five years of specializing in divorce to guide you through crucial but difficult conversations and cultivate an environment of love and support throughout the divorce process. You’ll learn how to have honest conversations about different situations and emotions that may arise during divorce―-from breaking the news to understanding resistance. Whether you’re beginning the divorce process, or have been working through it for a while, you'll find practical advice to contribute positively to your child’s emotional well-being. Learn to initiate open communication, with concrete actions to help your children weather the emotions of divorce; useful scripts to guide you through a variety of situations throughout the divorce process; simple steps to improve communication, both with your former spouse and with your children; and ten tips to maintain co-parenting success and promote healthy, happy, well-adjusted children.
Subject: Divorce
Children of divorced parents
Separation (Psychology)

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