Synopses & Reviews
..". anyone can pick it up and use it. It's informative, supportive, easy to read, practical and to the point." -- Theresa Spahn, Magistrate, State of Colorado Court of the Seventeenth JudicialThis book is primarily a parenting guide, but it is also a book about recovery. Those of you who are adjusting well to your separation may find yourselves moving quickly through Parts I and II in order to get to Part III, which is specific and direct about dividing parenting time and arranging other aspects of your child's new life. The most valuable way to use this book, however, is to read it from beginning to end. Parts I and II outline the basis for the negative feelings that are felt in varying degrees by almost every separated mother and father. If you go through the steps in progression they will help you see why the most important task you have ahead is to learn to get along with your former partner. Every separating parent should read the final portions of this guide. Part IV will help you follow up on your hands-on work of Part III, and the concepts will help you keep your new perspective. The steps reassure you that even if you continue to struggle with difficulties in your post-divorce family, there will be ways to tackle problems.When you have finished Parents are Forever you will have increased confidence that you can make the future better for your child.
This book is primarily a parenting guide, but it is also a book about recovery. The most valuable way to use this book, however, is to read it from beginning to end.