Dealing with Divorce

Dealing with Divorce

From conscious uncoupling to War of the Roses, every divorce is as unique as the relationship that preceded it and the two individuals involved. From compassionate and collegial to aggressive and debilitating, and every shade in between, experts weigh in on what happens when a marriage is over.

How Much do you Really Know about Relationships?

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Take this 10-item quiz to find out what you know, and what you need to learn.

The Most Heartfelt Quotes on Divorce

By Leon F Seltzer Ph.D.
What are some of the most moving things ever said about splitting up?

How to Move Forward

By Robert Evans Wilson Jr.
You must do this first before creative thinking will work.

When You Don't Like (or Trust) Your Parent's New Mate

By Susan Newman Ph.D.
10 Helpful adjustments you can make.

The #1 Predictor of Divorce (and How to Prevent It)

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
How to prevent the top predictor of divorce

The Ultimate Reason Angry Couples Stay Together

By Linda Esposito LCSW
You can assume there's more going on than meets the eye.

Becoming Single Again: How Has it Made You a Better Person?

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
Telling a different, and more accurate, story of single life

When Loss Rattles Your Confidence

By Cami Ostman M.S.
If I'm not a (fill in the blank), what am I?

How Much do you Really Know about Relationships?

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Take this 10-item quiz to find out what you know, and what you need to learn.

8 Ways to Find Love after a Break-up

By F. Diane Barth L.C.S.W.
A different relationship for a different you

The Break-Up Cure: 7 Ways to Heal & Find Happiness Again

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
7 tips to finding happiness after separation

Every Break-up Has a Lesson

By Loretta G Breuning Ph.D.
Primates are picky about their mates, but we learn from each relationship

The Neuroscience of Relationship Breakups

By Melanie Greenberg Ph.D.
Is the Pain All in the Brain?

Woman’s Marriage/Man’s Marriage: Two Different Worlds

By Vikki Stark M.S.W., M.F.T.
How differing expectations about marriage can lead to divorce

The Secret To Bringing Out Your Best

By Jeremy E Sherman Ph.D.
Harness the power of peer pressure. And pick the right peers.

The Perils and Advantages of Being Conflict-Avoidant

By John Amodeo PhD, MFT
When it's wise to opt out of conflict

Mom and Dad Have Something to Tell You: Six Tips for Talking to Kids About Divorce

By Kevin D. Arnold Ph.D., ABPP
If you are contemplating divorce, you might wonder how to tell the children.

How to Measure Your Dog's Love Hormones

By Randi Hutter Epstein M.D.
if we treat our dogs like kids, what happens in custody battles?

8 Guidelines for a Friendly Divorce

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
Shorten your grief at the death of a marriage by ending it collaboratively.

Adolescent Questions about Parental Divorce

By Carl E Pickhardt Ph.D.
Parental divorce changes adolescent lives, creating much they need to know

Your Guide to a Great Divorce

By Pamela Cytrynbaum
Where are you on the Divorce Spectrum?