Joint Custody: Why Is Neutral Language So Important?

Q: Your ten strategies for coparenting with an uncooperative ex were passed to me and there is substantial good advice there-in, but I make a strict practise of never lying to my daughter.

Thus while it is good when you write "If it is true, your child will love hearing that she was conceived in love, or that Mommy and Daddy were so happy when he was born", I cannot come at your insistence "You'll need a neutral and non-judgmental answer" to explain why parents divorced.

a story about the power of listening

http://www.handinhandparenting.org/news/176/64/The-Day-I-First-Partnered-with-My-Child

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an excellent article about how to parent kids with ADHD

http://www.handinhandparenting.org/news/177/64/Attending-to-Attention-Issues

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