Divorce And Telling The Kids
Difficult news is never easy to share, especially when you have to tell kids about divorce. Joe Rich, Social Worker & Therapist educates parents on how to prepare for delivering this type of news.
Being organized with the how, what and when to tell your children is an important start. Assuring the kids that this is not their fault or about them is crucial.
There will undoubtedly be a series of questions at each developmental stage of a child about the separation. It’s okay to take the inquiries and time to think about appropriate answers.
Watch this video for sound advise about divorce and telling the kids.
Joe Rich has practiced social work for over 25 years. He has continued to provide counselling services for individuals, couples/relationships and families while building a strong presence in the media, mental health, camping and corporate communities as a trainer, educator, presenter and consultant for service delivery.
Joe is the author of Parenting: The Long Journey (Wiley and sons, 2006) and publishes regularly on line on a variety of topics. He is well respected for his empowering “figure it out and fix it” approach to relationships which has allowed him to assist others in moving towards healthy and long-term solutions to some of the day-to-day problems and issues faced in navigating through the realities of family and work life.
Throughout the years Joe has become a sought after keynote and conference presenter, entertaining and educating lay and professional audiences.
Joe is currently best known for his ongoing role as regular guest relationship and family therapist on The Marilyn Denis Show (City TV) and Last Chance For Romance (Global TV).