I Told My Spouse I Want a Divorce, Now What?

Written By: Kathrine Lacey Going through a divorce can be emotionally challenging, and it’s important to approach the process with care and consideration. Here are a few steps you can take after expressing your desire for a divorce. It’s essential to have open and honest communication with your spouse about your decision. Maintaining respectful communication …

Fear and Loathing in Divorce

Written By: Helen Honorow The American Institute of Stress ranks going through a divorce as the second most stressful life event. The only thing more stressful is the death of a spouse. Both spouses in a divorce have fears about what will happen next. They are unsure of what their life will be like after …

Jami Fosgate on The Respectful Divorce Podcast

Welcome to The Respectful Divorce Podcast! If you are considering getting a divorce, it is important to know that you have options for how you divorce. On The Respectful Divorce Podcast, we explore those options and provide advice from divorce professionals. On this episode, we talk with Burbank Lawyer Jami Fosgate. collaborativedivorcecalifornia.com www.facebook.com/CollaborativeDivorceCalifornia/ familylawattorney-burbank.com www.facebook.com/Fosgate-Family-Law-and-Mediation-210367325640059/ …

Preserving Relationships in a Divorce

By: Karen Ela Kenny, MSW, LICSW Children will always benefit from being lovingly raised with an extended family to count on.  When children’s parents decide to divorce, this is often a strain on mutual friends, aunts, uncles, cousins, and grandparents.   One of the strongly held beliefs in the Collaborative process of divorcing is to preserve …

Divorce Shouldn’t be a War

By: Anna Goulet Zimmerman, Esq. We know that collaborative divorces can lead to less friction and better post-divorce relationships, which is especially important in cases involving children. Divorces wherein one or both spouses are, or were, in the military present challenges for which collaborative law can allow for the parties to work together to reach …

Ann Cerney on The Respectful Divorce Podcast

Welcome to The Respectful Divorce Podcast! If you are considering getting a divorce, it is important to know that you have options for how you divorce. On The Respectful Divorce Podcast, we explore those options and provide advice from divorce professionals. On this episode, we talk with Ann Cerney, MS LPCC, LCPC — a Marin …