Why Taking Your Child into the Courtroom is a Bad Idea After years of sitting in courtrooms, I have yet to become desensitized at what length an alienator will go to in order to destroy the relationship between their child and the targeted parent. One of the worst things I
What are the impacts of divorce on children? There are many situations in which this question may be thought of first, last, or never at all. This question can cover a multitude of topics because there are copious reasons and situations for families to divorce. Regardless of the situation, there
My Daughter’s Mother Has Been Saying Horrible Things About My Girlfriend Dear Susan, You probably don’t hear from a lot of dads so here goes. I have a 12-year-old daughter with whom I share custody with my ex-wife. Two years ago, I met a wonderful woman and we have been an
Our Children Haven’t Heard from Their Mother in Months Dear Susan, My ex-wife stopped visiting our two children who are now 11 (daughter) and 13 (son). She was never very stable and let me have full custody, except for the legal custody. At first, she came around but then stopped.
My Ex Doesn’t Honor Child’s Vacation Schedule Dear Susan, Your website was written for me!!! All of your bullet points are things I have experienced. Wow, do you know all about toxic divorces. I am five years post-divorce and it seems as though things just get worse and worse. My
My Ex-Wife Neglects Our Children and I Don’t Know What to Do Dear Susan, My ex-wife has made my life a living hell. She is disrespectful to my new wife. Does not show up on time for her visitations and when she does take our three children she leaves them
My Son Is Rude and Swears After Visiting Dad Dear Susan, My son is a delightful child. When he comes back from his father’s house, he is rude to me and uses bad language. What do I do? Jennifer Dear Jennifer, This is a tough question because children who live
My Daughter Doesn’t Want to Go with Father for Custody Visits Hi Susan, I hope you can help me with my situation. My husband and I share custody of our seven-year-old daughter. When it comes time for her to have custody visits with her father, she protests and cries. Should
How Do I Know if this Is Parental Alienation? My husband and I are separated, soon to be divorced. He says really bad things about me to my children, when he has them on the weekends. His live-in girlfriend makes nasty comments about my cooking and housekeeping. Is this considered parental alienation?