According to a recent article in the New York Times, January has been unofficially dubbed “divorce month.”
While this may not be the most cheerful way to ring in the new year, the fact is that many struggling couples are prompted to consider divorce/breakup as part of the self-evaluation process that goes along with putting their personal lives in order.
I am instantly reminded of Neil Sedaka’s 1970’s hit Breakin’ Up Is Hard To Do:
I beg of you don’t say goodbye
Can’t we give our love another try?
Come on, baby, let’s start anew
‘Cause breaking up is hard to do
Breaking up with someone you love is never easy.
But that doesn’t mean there aren’t things you can do to make it easier on both of you.
If you or someone you know is navigating their way through a separation or divorce, consider the following:
For those of you who are feeling emotionally drained by a separation / divorce and unsure about who you are, my book Who Am I Without My Partner? Post-Divorce Healing And Rediscovering Your SELF will offer you insights and advice that are certain to impact you positively.
It is my sincere hope that all information on my website provides you with content that inspires you to enhance your relationships. These materials are not intended to be a substitute for my counseling services. If you are ready to make that leap, please click here to set up a complimentary consultation.
Learn WHY your marriage/relationship came apart, the PART you played in it, and most importantly, HOW to empower yourself to move forward to ensure that these issues don’t occur in your future romantic relationships (to virtually “divorce-proof” them).