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
I Don’t Think My Daughter Needs to Be Around My Ex-Wife Dear Susan, I am sure you hear this all the time that ex-spouses don’t get along. My situation is different. My ex-wife is my least favorite person. I think she is pushy, offensive and downright rude. As you can
Should I Withhold Visitation if Ex Stopped Paying Support? Dear Susan, My ex does not pay his child support on time. Should I withhold visitation with the children until he pays up? Sherri Dear Sherri, The answer is NO, NO, NO. and NO. Visitation and child support are completely two
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.
Help, My Ex-Husband Abducted Our Daughter Dear Susan, I have one daughter, aged 10. My ex-husband and I have been involved in a bitter custody battle. Two weeks ago, he took our daughter for his weekly visitation and did not bring her home. It’s been 10 days and I am
What Should I Do if Ex Won’t Communicate? Hi Susan, My ex-husband and I had a nasty divorce. What I don’t understand is how come the courts expect us to communicate well after the divorce if we didn’t do so before it? My ex is custodial parent due to 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 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?