Coping with Divorce

Divorce and separation are tough on every family, but there are ways to make this trying time easier for you and your children.

9 Rules to Make Joint Child Custody Work

We asked our experts for their best rules for making shared child custody work for you, your ex, and your kids.

Shared Custody, Different Rules

Many kids shuttle back and forth between Mom and Dad. We help you cope with a child who balks at your set of rules.

11 Rules for Helping Your Child Deal With Divorce

It's no shocker that the breakup of your marriage is tough on your kids. We'll show you how to lend comfort -- not confusion -- to an already difficult situation.

Age-by-Age Guide to What Children Understand About Divorce

How to discuss divorce with your child at any age.

Easing the Pain of Divorce

Kids of all ages find it painful and confusing when Mom and Dad break up.

Making a Child Comfortable in Two Homes

It can be tough for kids to get used to the idea of having two places to call home. Here's how to help them make the adjustment.

Discipline After Divorce

Here's why setting limits and sticking to them is even more important when you're a single parent.

When Parents Are Separated

Learn how to help your kids cope when you and your spouse are going through a separation.

Staying Close With Your Ex

A mother discovers that divorce doesn't mean the end of a relationship.

How to Talk to Kids About Divorce

How do explain that mommy and daddy are getting a divorce? Betsy Brown Braun, author of "Just Tell Me What to Say," reveals the sensitive way you can bring up difficult change in family life.

How to Handle Kids' Questions about Divorce

How single parents can handle their children's tough questions about what makes a family.

Amicably Maintaining Custody Agreements

Jan Faull, MEd, on how to maintain a custody agreement with an uncooperative ex-spouse.

These Divorced Parents Thanking Their Ex's New Spouses Will Give You All the Feels

Grab the tissues--this sweet video is sure to cue the waterworks!

Pediatricians Can Help Kids Deal With Their Parents' Divorce

More than one million kids' parents split each year, and your family doc can help them cope.

Divorce Dilemmas

It's not a piece of cake, but our advice can make splitting up less stressful.

Dealing with Divorce

Create a smoother and easier transition for your child.

Helping Your Child Deal with the Aftermath of Divorce

Smart strategies for helping your little one cope with the aftermath of a divorce.

How to Tell Your Kid

Broaching the topic of divorce with your children can be extremely difficult. We've got suggestions on how to reassure your child as you deal with this emotional topic.