According to divorce lawyers, the first thing their clients typically say upon meeting with them for the first time is, "I never thought I'd be here." Chances are you're thinking the same thing about your current predicament.
If this is your first time getting divorced, you probably have a million questions about the process of divorce and what you can expect going forward. This section is designed to answer those questions and prepare you for the process to come.
Chapter 9 talks about what you can expect throughout the divorce process, and discusses how you should plan and prepare for what lies ahead.
Chapter 10 talks about the different types of divorce, explaining each stage in detail and outlining the pro's and cons of each approach.
Chapter 11 explores issues related to child custody, everything from which arrangements are best for kids to explanations about how the process of determining child custody works.
Chapter 12 is full of general advice for divorcing parents, outlining common mistakes and filling you in on many aspects of divorce that you might not be aware of.
Finally, chapter 13 is filled with advice designed to help you cope with divorce. In order to guide your kids through this process, it's important for parents to be in the right mind themselves. This chapter explores some of the common struggles that people experience during divorce, and offers valuable tips on how to deal with the hurt and pain that typically exists between divorcing couples.