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Children’s Ages, Needs, and Developmental Stages              Children’s abilities and needs are not the same at four as they are at thirteen. They grow and change. These changes take place in known developmental stages that are fairly predictable, although the exact age these...

Child Custody includes two different kinds of custody:  Legal Child Custody and Physical Child Custody.  Let’s start with the definition of each: Legal custody is the decision-making process about the children's health, education, and welfare. Physical custody is where the children are going...

The holidays can be stressful for anyone but if you are a parent going through the divorce process or have recently divorced, this is a particularly challenging time of the year. Here are some tips to help divorcing parents of young children survive and thrive this festive season: Plan ahead! ...

A well-written child custody agreement within your divorce agreement will help you co-parent children more successfully after divorce. It is the most important document you will craft as parents and deserves your best effort. It can be 1 page long or 20 pages long, but it must detail how you plan...

Once you become a parent, virtually every major decision you make in your life revolves around your children's well-being.  How to navigate them through a divorce or break-up from their other parent is no exception.  Decisions regarding custody must be handled with the utmost care, with the...