What are the Roles of Mental Health Professionals in Divorce?

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A divorce is a foundational change that can create upheaval for all involved. Even if you were the one to initiate the divorce, the process and aftermath of dividing your household, finances, and family unit can create undue stress for you and, if applicable, your children. Given the high levels of stress, mental health professionals … Read more

5 Divorce-Related Resolutions for 2024

A new year is a new opportunity to make a fresh start. If you are considering divorce, going through the divorce process, or newly adjusting to post-divorce life, here are five tips for transitioning to a healthier, happier place this year.  Divorce Resolutions For The New Year  1.Shift your focus to future opportunities. Rather than … Read more

Divorce and Social Media: Less Is More

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If you are going through a divorce or involved in a child custody issue, you should be mindful about how you use social media and what other people post about you. Photos and comments that appear on sites like Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and others could become evidence in your divorce or custody action and could … Read more

Who Gets the Pets in a Divorce?

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Many people think of their pet as a member of the family. Not surprisingly, many divorces include emotional battles over who gets to keep the pet. If your relationship with your best friend is important to you, you need to understand how Connecticut courts deal with pets in divorce. How do courts consider pets in … Read more

What information must be disclosed in a divorce?

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As you go through the divorce process in Connecticut, you will be required to disclose certain information and documents to the other party. On the flip side, your spouse is required to disclose certain information and documents to you. Below is a closer look at the information and documents that must be made available, and … Read more

Frequently Asked Questions About Divorce in Connecticut (Part 1)

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As family law attorneys in Connecticut, we are asked many questions by clients during their initial divorce consultation. In this, the first part of a two-part series, we  answer some of the most frequently asked questions we receive.  How long does a divorce in Connecticut take?  It depends on the complexity of your circumstances and … Read more