Collaborative divorce has been around for awhile and has its origin in traditional family law. Many of the practitioners - attorneys, therapists, financial professionals - believed there was a better way to engage parties in their divorce.
Raising children is difficult work. While there are many self-help books, there is no single guidebook on how to be the perfect parent. To be a good and effective parent does not require perfection - only an understanding of the impact of your behavior on your child's emotional and psychological development.
In our previous post, we addressed the importance of the following as part of the initial process of selecting an attorney: