Divorce is emotionally trying for children of any age. The normal stresses of growing up can be compounded by a family breakup or by the presence of stepparents.
Sensitivity to a child's emotional needs is an especially important trait for a divorced parent or stepparent. Even the most amicable divorce tugs at the foundations of parent/child relationships. With loving care those relationships can become stronger.
The suggestions below touch on a few of many ways family members can support a child during and after divorce...
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