This section explores some of the wider issues such as the strain on children whose parents are going through divorce and the strain on the parents themselves. It looks at the issues a lawyer needs to be considerate of when planning and conducting a first meeting with a client.
Estimated learning time for this section: 20 minutes
How parents communicate when going through separation and how children feel
This video provides an example of how the emotional state of those going through separation can vary depending on where they are at in the process. This difference can hugely affect how a couple discuss sensitive issues, such as how they plan to parent their children, once they are apart.