Family Files

There is no such thing as a “broken family.” Family is family…. Families are made in the heart.  — C. Joybell C.

The Silent Victims: When We Get Parenting-Time Schedules Wrong

The Silent Victims: When We Get Parenting-Time Schedules Wrong

We won’t have the research on very young children experiencing 50/50 parenting-time schedules for another 20 years – so, we must begin with our knowledge of child development, common sense and risk management. (Refer to “Easy Rule of Thumb: Matching Overnight Stays to...

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Easy Rule of Thumb: Matching Overnight Stays to Age in Years

Easy Rule of Thumb: Matching Overnight Stays to Age in Years

How do we safely strengthen and lengthen the time a child can tolerate separations from a secure primary-attachment parent (this refers to both parents when they each have a secure relationship with the child and the time to maintain that bond) during these early...

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