Arguably, the influence of divorce on children is the thing that is on most divorcing parents’ minds. Divorce has both potentially negative as well as potentially positive effects on children. These videos might give you some food for thought:
1. The impact of divorce on children: Tamara D. Afifi at TEDxUCSB
In this particular video, a professor of communications discusses the implications of divorce and what factors minimize or maximize negative effects. Have a listen to see if any of it resonates with you.
2. Voice of the Child of Divorce
In this eye-opener, a child of divorce reads a letter addressed to his parents. Get insight into a child’s perspective and avoid exacerbating negative effects by paying attention to this video.