2. EDUCATE YOURSELF ABOUT CO-PARENTING AFTER DIVORCE.

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By co-parenting after divorce, I am referring specifically to the strategies that have to do with handling children in two households. This includes everything from routines, times-sharing, phone calls, and communications between parents. This is no therapy. The focus is on establishing agreements about how to most effectively handle the children.

You really have three options when it comes to co-parenting.

Best: Convince your ex-partner to work conjointly with you in a co-parenting process. Both of you could meet jointly with a therapist in their office, or you could conduct this type of work by telephone.

In essence, this is a form of