Parenting

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Every divorcing parent needs as much support as possible. The websites listed below will help you with communication with your ex-spouse, co-parenting, high-conflict, seeing divorce from the perspective of your children, setting age-appropriate parenting plans, etc. We are not affiliated with any of the companies or organizations listed below. It is just a list of useful and trusted in the profession sources of information. 

www.talkingparents.com

www.ourfamilywizard.com

www.coparenter.com

www.uptoparents.org

www.highconflictinstitute.com/parenting-without-conflict/

https://www.afccnet.org/resource-center/resources-for-families/categoryid/1

www.splitfilm.org (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0_4iSSAKRGw) *Clients receive a link to the full movie upon request.

Age-appropriate Parenting Plans (LA Superior Court)

www.lacourt.org/selfhelp/familiesandchildren/pdf/parentingholiday.pdf

www.lacourt.org/selfhelp/familiesandchildren/pdf/parentingplan.pdf

www.lacourt.org/selfhelp/familiesandchildren/pdf/parentingunder3.pdf

www.lacourt.org/selfhelp/familiesandchildren/pdf/parenting3to5.pdf

www.lacourt.org/selfhelp/familiesandchildren/pdf/parenting6to9.pdf

www.lacourt.org/selfhelp/familiesandchildren/pdf/parenting10to13.pdf

www.lacourt.org/selfhelp/familiesandchildren/pdf/parenting14to18.pdf

Child Support

https://www.cse.ca.gov/ChildSupport/cse/guidelineCalculator

Books about divorce

The Boy Who Didn’t Want To Be Sad by Rob Goldblatt – For ages 3-6 years old

The Invisible String by Patrice Karst – For ages 3-6 years old

Was It the Chocolate Pudding? A Story for Little Kids About Divorceby Sandra Levins and Bryan Langdo – For ages 3-6 years old

Missing Rabbit by Roni Schotter – For ages 3-6 years old

Two Homes by Claire Masurel – For ages 3-6 years old

My Family’s Changing by Pat Thomas – For ages 3-6 years old

My Stick Family by Natalie Reilly and Brandi Pavaese – For ages 3-6 years old

Mom and Dad Glue by Kes Gray – For ages 5-8 years old

When they fight by Kathryn White – For ages 3 years old and up

Fred Stays With Me! By Nancy Coffelt – For ages 5-9 years old
The Way I Feel by Janan Cain – For ages 4-8 years old

Is a Worry Worrying You? by Ferida Wolff – For ages 4-8 years old


for older children

Mom’s House, Dad’s House for Kids by Isolina Ricci – For ages 10 -12 years old

Why Are We Getting a Divorce? by Peter Mayle – For ages 8 -12 years old

Amber Brown is Green with Envy by Paula Danziger – For ages 8 -12 years old : Fiction

The Divorce Express by Paula Danziger – For ages 12 -12 years old : Fiction

Catching Crazy by Jacob Cummer – For ages 10 -12 years old : Fiction

Just Another Day in My Insanely Real Life by Barbara Dee For ages 12-14 years old : Fiction


tweens and teens

The Divorce Workbook for Teens: Activities to Help You Move Beyond the Breakup by Lisa M. Schab

The Divorce Helpbook for Teens by Cynthia MacGregor