Tips for Helping Children Deal with Divorce

This link leads to a document prepared by the staff of the Northwest Justice Project, available in both HTML and PDF formats, that helps to answer the following questions related to children and divorce:

  • What can I do before I even have children?
  • My spouse/partner and I fight all the time. It seems like dissolution would be only a good thing for my children as well as us parents.
  • Can I do anything to help protect my children from any negative effects of my dissolution?
  • How can we keep our children out of the middle of our dissolution?
  • Should we talk about the divorce with or around the children?
  • Is there anything the dissolution process can do to help?
  • What if I need legal help?