Category: Before Divorce

Marriage Infidelity and Commitment Issues

April 17, 2024

Healthy marriages are built on mutual love, respect, and commitment. Infidelity and commitment issues can test the limits of a relationship. It’s not always as simple as forgive and forget if trust has been broken. Below are five common issues to watch out for: Cheating Infidelity can break the trust in a relationship. Without trust, […]

Warning Signs of an Unbalanced Marriage

March 22, 2024

Every marriage has ups and downs, but in order for a relationship to stand the test of time, there must be balance and respect. If an individual is not able to thrive with their partner or if boundaries are constantly overstepped, it can lead to a general dissatisfaction in the relationship. Below are some key […]

Relationship Red Flags: 5 Signs of an Unhealthy Marriage

February 27, 2024

Healthy relationships are built on trust and open communication. These pillars can be weakened by common unhealthy habits and behaviors. As a divorce attorney, I’ve observed recurring signs that a marriage might be in trouble. Are you experiencing any of the following signs of an unhealthy marriage? Trust Issues Constantly feeling the need to check […]

5 Ways to Banish Boredom in Your Marriage

January 25, 2024

Married couples should be comfortable around each other. They should be a source of comfort and routine to some degree, but it’s important not to fall into such a routine that it becomes a rut. Overcoming a stagnant routine can be difficult. Putting forth the effort to add interest and variety to your marriage can […]

Don’t Let These 5 Toxic Habits Destroy Your Marriage

June 22, 2023

Marriages end for a variety of reasons. In some cases, certain habits continued over time can build up creating a fractured relationship that is difficult, or impossible, to repair. Some of these toxic habits are obvious, while others can build over time, until they eventually destroy your relationship and end your marriage. Below are five […]

Leading Physical Impacts of Divorce

May 22, 2023

Going through a divorce is a stressful situation. This stress impacts you both emotionally and physically. Recent studies, including one recently published by the Journal of Men’s Health (JMH), suggest that divorce could impact individuals physically including: Extreme weight changes Stress, depression and changing living conditions can result in weight fluctuations, which can impact overall […]

Top 4 Common Causes of Divorce

April 27, 2023

Divorce is a complex process both emotionally and legally. While everyone’s situation is different, there are some key factors that often contribute to a couple’s decision to end their marriage. In this article, we’ll explore the top four common causes of divorce 1. Incompatibility Incompatibility is frequently cited as a primary reason for the dissolution […]

7 Considerations when Divorcing a Narcissist

March 23, 2023

Divorce is difficult under any circumstances, but it can become much more complicated and emotional if you’re divorcing a narcissist. Narcissism is described as a personality disorder characterized by a sense of entitlement, excessive need for admiration, and a lack of empathy for others. Narcissistic traits can result in manipulative, controlling behavior, which can make […]

6 New Year Resolutions for Navigating Divorce

January 23, 2023

For many, the new year signifies a fresh start and an opportunity to make positive life changes. If you’re considering divorce, this can be a time of tough decisions about moving forward in your life. Below are some resolutions for navigating divorce in the new year: Be prepared to compromise Divorce involves difficult decisions and […]

4 Factors to Consider in Marriage Counseling and Divorce

October 19, 2022

Many friends and clients have asked me whether they should try marriage counseling before or during a divorce. The answer depends on several factors. Make sure that the counselor is an experienced psychologist holding at least a master’s or PhD. degree and who does marriage counseling on a regular basis. They are usually much better […]