While a divorce is difficult for everyone in the family, it often hits children particularly hard. Children have a unique ability to internalize experiences and in a divorce often feel like they are somehow to blame. While divorce is never going to be easy on children, there are ways that parents can make the process slightly easier for their kids. Some ways to ease the process of divorce for children include explaining that the divorce is not their fault, being honest with them about what a divorce means (without telling them details that are not age appropriate or that disparage the other parent), and making sure your child knows they are till your #1 priority.
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