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The Friendly Divorce
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The Break-up of the Family No emptiness on earth can compare with the loss of love.” Paul Theoroux (1996)\ Since 2001, rates of divorce have declined slightly or remained stable in some states of the USA. More than 1 million children are involved in divorces each year in the USA. The USA has the highest divorce rates in the world. For children, divorce symbolizes the loss of love.
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Risks for Divorced Children Depression Learning difficulties Anger Withdrawal Persistent fear of being left because the parents left each other
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Top Factors Influencing Divorce Couple flexibility and couple closeness Communication and conflict resolution Personality compatability Power struggles Lack of loving feelings Extramarital affairs Unrealistic expectations
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Did You Know? Most children live with the mother after a divorce.
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