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6 edition of The Good Divorce found in the catalog.

The Good Divorce

by Constance Ahrons

  • 283 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Harper Paperbacks .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7284754M
ISBN 100060926341
ISBN 109780060926342

“I feel that divorce should rarely be the first choice because generally the only thing keeping a ‘bad’ marriage from being a ‘good’ marriage is sustained mutual effort. That being said, there are times that divorce is the best choice in order to allow both partners to grow and achieve the life they desire, and in some scenarios, the. Divorce is as much an emotional process as it is a legal process, and It takes courage to start the process of splitting. One or both partners may experience waves of self-doubt.

Constance Ahrons, Ph.D., author of The Good Divorce and co-author of Divorced Families, is professor emerita from the Department of Sociology and former director of the Marriage and Family Therapy Doctoral Training Program at the University of Southern California.A senior scholar and founding co-chair of the Council on Contemporary Families, she is an internationally renowned lecturer Format: Ebook.   The Good Divorce The "good divorce" is not an oxymoron. The simple truth is that while there are bad divorces, there are also good ones. And it's never too late to have a good divorce. By Constance Ahrons, Ph. D. Updated: J Categories: Dating after .

A book for preschoolers that really helps children to apply its words to their own situation is My Family’s Changing by Pat Thomas. Pat is a psychotherapist, and this picture book is designed to help very young children talk about their worries and fears when parents divorce.   A good divorce, in this sense, is like a good summit to Mount Everest. It’s not going to be easy but, when done well, divorce will change your life forever. When we move into separation and divorce we are confronted with stages, which actually most closely mirror the stages of death and re-birth.


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It is a powerful tonic for the millions of divorcing and long-divorces parents who are tired of hearing only the damage by: "Written by a divorce coach and therapist, this book changed my perspective on my experience so that I could focus on where to go from here.

After being in a marriage where I was always trying to change to accommodate my partner's wishes, divorce was a wake-up call. “The Good Divorce” Book. Keeping Your Family Together When Your Marriage Comes Apart. The good divorce. Impossible. In this provocative groundbreaking and authoritative book, internationally acclaimed social scientist and family therapist Constance Ahrons defines the good divorce and shows how couples can achieve one.

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The principle idea is that while a healthy marriage is always the best choice, if a marriage is not healthy and divorce is inevitable, there are ways to make it 4/5. Probably the best book on divorce ever, Heartburn is an autobiographical novel about what happens when the main character finds out, seven Author: Ellie Broughton.

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It is a powerful tonic for the millions of divorcing and long-divorces parents who are tired of hearing only the damage reports/5(32). Rather, Dinosaurs Divorce: A Guide for Changning Families, is a book that serves more so as, like the title explains, a guide for children whose parents are going through a divorce.

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This book helps you deal with the financial decisions that must be made during a family law attorney, Certified Financial Planner, and Registered Investment Advisor Violet P. Woodhouse and writer Dale Fetherling to help you decide whether you should keep your house, help you avoid tax problems, divide debt, handle alimony and child support, and more in Divorce & Money.

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It is a powerful tonic for the millions of divorcing and long-divorces parents who Brand: HarperCollins Publishers. The Mom’s Guide to a Good Divorce is your essential divorce guide. This book on divorce will help you navigate the divorce process when children are involved.

Home. Author. Blog. Media. Order. More. Order Book. Sarah was one of the first people I called when I realized I was getting a divorce. Theoretical Considerations. The construct of a good divorce emphasizes the importance of multiple family relationships following divorce.

As Ahrons () noted, a family following divorce is still a family in the sense that mothers and fathers continue to be responsible for their children and need to cooperate to facilitate children’s well-being. This perspective appears to follow from a Cited by: Armstrong is a year-old Atlanta marketing executive and mother of a teenage daughter.

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Connie Ahrons is one of those seminal thinkers who has changed the face of divorce around the world, and this is her best-known work.

It’s all about changing our fundamental concept of divorce from “breaking up the family” to “redefining the family.”. divorce, partial or total dissolution of a marriage by the judgment of a court.

Partial dissolution is a divorce "from bed and board," a decree of judicial separation, leaving the parties officially married while forbidding dissolution of the bonds of a valid marriage is what is now generally meant by divorce.

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There’s never going to any such thing as a truly happy and stress-free divorce, I don’t think but The Good Divorce Guide will help couples separate and build new lives with. The Good Divorce makes an important contribution to the ongoing "family values" debate by dispelling the myth that divorce inevitability leaves emotionally troubles children in its wake.

It is a powerful tonic for the millions of divorcing and long-divorces parents who are tired of hearing only the damage reports.The Guide to Good Divorce program is designed to help women at all stages of the divorce process. At the heart of the program is guidance from uniquely qualified experts on the law of Divorce in Texas, divorce financial planning, enhancing life skills and physical and spiritual wellness.95 Transformational Tips For Letting Go and Moving On After Your Divorce Shelley Stile is a Divorce Recovery Coach dedicated to helping people move beyond the trauma and emotional roller coaster of getting divorced.

This is an easy to read book which offers powerful and thought-provoking tips to help you start letting go of your pain and begin embracing a new outlook on life.