Resources and Guides

Every divorce will affect the kids involved — and many times the initial reaction is one of shock, sadness, frustration, anger, or worry. But kids also can come out of it better able to cope with stress, and many become more flexible, tolerant young adults. (Kids Health)

Extensive guide of articles, blogs, podcasts, and more for divorced and separated parents. (Radical Parenting)

Coordinating schedules. Divvying up holidays. Shuffling kids between houses. Sharing child custody isn't always easy, especially when you're trying to agree with someone you couldn't stand being married to. The good news: "Studies show that shared-custody situations work best when both parents are cooperative, respectful, agree on shared custody, and manage their emotions..."  (parents.com)

11 Rules for Helping Your Child Deal With Divorce

It's no shocker that the breakup of your marriage is tough on your kids.  Parents.com has some tips to show you how to lend comfort -- not confusion -- to an already difficult situation.