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Amy Poehler Apologies

2019-07-17T12:29:28-05:00May 31st, 2019|Articles, Springfield Collaborative Divorce News|

I was reading a memoir by Amy Poehler and was moved by her chapter about apologies. The entire chapter just an apology written ‘from the head’ followed by one written ‘from the heart’. I found the contrast very powerful and wanted to share them here. To me, it exemplifies how the words you say, and [...]

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Common Worries Children Have About Divorce And How Collaborative Divorce Can Help

2019-03-05T11:56:29-05:00January 30th, 2019|Articles, Collaborative Divorce, Divorce in North Carolina, Parenting and Co-Parenting|

Divorce is a time often fraught with worry and uncertainty. Many people experience an onslaught of conflicting and overwhelming emotions. Those things are true for adults who have at least some understanding and often somewhat reasonable expectations about what to expect. For children who are facing the process of divorce, it can be a [...]

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What Some Divorce Lawyers Don’t Want You To Know

2019-03-05T11:56:37-05:00January 9th, 2019|Articles, Collaborative Divorce, Divorce in North Carolina|

If you are considering divorce in North Carolina, there is something you should know. It's a secret that some divorce lawyers might not want you to know. The secret is that only about 10% of divorce cases ever actually go to trial. The other 90% are settled. Unfortunately, these settlements often occur only after the [...]

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Collaborative Family Law Brings Out The Best In People Amidst A Difficult Situation

2019-06-04T15:21:21-05:00November 7th, 2018|Articles, Collaborative Divorce|

There is no way around it. Divorce is hard. But let’s forget about the actual legal process of getting a divorce for a moment, and simply consider the circumstances leading up to it. Even when both parties have agreed to end the marriage, it can be a dreadfully painful experience. Many people have said that [...]

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