Seven Summer Break Tips for Divorced Parents

Posted on Jun 16, 2017

7 Co-Parenting Tips For Summer Break For parents who share their children, summer vacation can be both a coveted time to enjoy the extra hours with children, as well as a stressful period when coordinating summer camps, shared parenting and extra childcare can be daunting. The following tips can help you and your ex navigate […]

Mediators as Peace Makers

Posted on Feb 03, 2015

Mediators are peace makers.  A good family mediator will have a long track record of helping clients navigate divorce with dignity and respect.  Mediation is about bringing peace to families who are facing one of the most difficult transitions in their lives.  When you are facing a life-changing event like divorce, you are overwhelmed and […]

Children’s Emotional Needs During Divorce and Beyond, by Paul Wanio, PhD, LMFT

Posted on Dec 19, 2013

For many parents embarking down the difficult path of divorce, their children’s needs are at the forefront of their minds. Rosalind Sedacca’s website, www.childcentereddivorce.com, and contributing therapist, Dr. Paul Wanio, tackle this difficult topic in the article below and offer some helpful insight. Children’s Emotional Needs During Divorce and Beyond Paul Wanio, PhD, LMFT When […]

What Is Divorce Mediation?

Posted on Nov 13, 2013

What is Divorce Mediation? Although more people are turning to mediation as a better solution for handling their divorce, many people remain confused about what mediation is. In Sacramento County, many people confuse private mediation with court “mediation”, yet the two are very different. In court “mediation,” or “child custody recommending counseling,” as it is […]

Co-Parenting Tips for the Holidays

Posted on Oct 18, 2013

Co-Parenting Tips for the Holidays With the holiday season quickly approaching, now is the perfect time to take a look at your holiday parenting plan, or, if you don’t have one, to work with your ex to create one. Holidays can be stressful, and can often bring up a host of emotions and nostalgia, both […]

Co-Parenting Tips for Summer Break

Posted on May 09, 2013

Co-Parenting Tips For Summer Break For parents who share their children, summer vacation can be both a coveted time to enjoy the extra hours with children, as well as a stressful period when coordinating summer camps, shared parenting and extra childcare can be daunting. The following tips can help you and your ex navigate the […]

Top 10 Parenting Tips

Posted on Apr 29, 2013

Find a new co-parenting style which avoids conflict with each other. Never involve your children in your disagreements. Don’t let your emotions about one another affect the decisions you make regarding the children. Treat your children as children, not as adults. Don’t give them information on finances or custody. Don’t depend on them to fill […]

Child-Centered Divorce Month

Posted on Dec 27, 2012

Child-Centered Divorce Month: Mediation Helps Divorcing Parents Focus on Their Children’s Needs Davis, CA – Divorce filings tend to spike in January following the holidays. Whether this is due to an unhappy holiday season or a conscious decision to wait out the holidays before filing for divorce, more couples begin divorce proceedings in January than […]