Interview With Divorce Coach Karen Ela Kenny

In a typical divorce, the last thing on people’s minds is usually the importance of taking care of their mental health. Working to help people with this goal is Karen Ela Kenny, a LICSW and Collaborative Divorce Coach and Facilitator. Karen has a private practice as a psychotherapist and has seen clients since 1982 in …

Can you Resolve a Case Outside of Court?

Written By: Kate Morneau of Morneau Law At Morneau Law, we are committed to helping people through divorce dispute resolutions in a manner that least impacts families. Luckily, we have several tools to help effectively and efficiently minimize the animosity between parents and keep New Hampshire families out of court. Some of the methods for …

Those Getting Divorced Don’t Know; You Have to Tell Them!

Written by: Kylie Grenier Professionals trained in Collaborative Divorce know the significant benefits for couples that are divorcing, but those looking to get divorced don’t. It’s an issue those who practice collaborative divorce understand, but the question remains the same; how can we promote collaborative divorce and its effectiveness? Social media has been a great …

Why We Use Coaches in Collaborative Divorce

By Karen Ela Kenny Very often a client will ask their attorney, “Why do we need a Coach? Won’t that just be an added expense that we don’t really need?” These are valid questions and here are some helpful responses. The Coach will meet with the parties together and individually before a Participation Agreement is …

Be Proud of your Decision

Written By: Michelle Teterault It takes courage to take a risk, to move in a direction that is different from others. Choosing to separate or end a relationship can be a difficult and painful process. If you have made the choice to “uncouple,” remember that you can do this within a peaceful and dignified process. …

Tackling Taxes After a Divorce

Written by: Kristina George Divorce is difficult enough. What could add to the anxiety that divorce brings? Taxes, If you are one of the many people who recently divorced this year, as a result you will be coping with new tax issues, and you may be filing your own tax return for the first time. …

Statement on Racial Justice

To Our Collaborative Community: Due to our increased awareness of recent unfair treatment and long history of abuse of persons of color, we as collaborative professionals commit ourselves to facilitating change.  As lawyers, financial professionals and mental health professionals we have the knowledge and skills that allow us to be able to help make change on …