April 30, 2019

Children's Journeys through Divorce

Impact of divorce on children

Film helps parents consider impact of separation and divorce.

Children are impacted by separation and divorce and the impact on them will usually be worse if their parents engage in conflict.

We at the Kitsilano Family Law Group encourage separating and divorcing parents to carefully consider the impact of separation and divorce on their children.

We recommend that separating and divorcing parents obtain and view the film entitled “SPLIT - Children's Journeys through Divorce” which presents the moving, enlightening and sobering views and observations of a number of children whose parents are separating or have separated. Here is a clip from this film:

THE BRIEF

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