Harness your emotions at the end of your marriage

By |2022-03-30T17:54:50+00:0026 Apr 2019|Categories: Divorce|


The end of a marriage is an emotionally charged time. Both adults have to be prepared to deal with many life changes. When you have children, you can’t focus only on what you need, as you also have to think about what is best for them. There are many considerations to ponder in these cases.

When you are trying to get a handle on your emotions, consider how your coping mechanisms will help or harm your children. They are probably watching you closely now to see what reactions are appropriate in stressful or difficult situations. This is sometimes hard to think about, but it can help you and your children to find positive ways to handle the divorce. You don’t want them to see you explode in anger or drown your sorrows in alcohol.

We realize that there are several decisions that might be hard to make, but you might find it easier if you take a step back and look at all the ways the options might impact you and your kids. For example, the property division process can involve choices that might make or cost you money in the future. If you have an asset that is sucking more money than you can handle, this could put you and the children in a rough financial situation.

As you go through the divorce, remember that negotiating with your ex is likely going to resolve things faster than litigation in court. Having these matters hashed out and the divorce finalized might help you to be able to truly move on with your life. We are here to walk with you through the legal process of ending the marriage.

About the Author:

Dorie Anne Rogers - The Law Offices of Dorie A. Rogers, APC
Dorie A. Rogers, a Family Law Specialist, Certified by the State Bar of California, has been an attorney since 1981 with an exclusive family law practice located in Orange County. She is accepting dissolution cases with support and property issues including the use of forensics to ascertain business value, community interests and to establish monthly case flow analysis. Ms. Rogers has substantial experience in high conflict custody litigation involving sophisticated psychological issues. She drafts premarital and postmarital agreement designed to define and establish parties' separate and community property interests. Paternity cases and domestic violence matters are considered part of her practice. Ms. Rogers is a court-approved and court-appointed to represent minor children.Ms. Rogers consults with individuals concerned about entering or exiting a relationship. She advises effective strategies for dissolution or premarital planning. Knowledge is power and good planning affords better results.Specialties: Family Law Specialist, Certified by the State Bar of California
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