For Divorced Parents
14 January 2023
Divorce is never easy. Children need predictability and stability in order to feel safe in the world. In the absence of consistent emotional safety, chronic or toxic stress takes over the nervous system of the child, which most often results in low self-esteem, aggression or withdrawal, poor academic performance, lack of motivation, digital addictions, peer attachment, social disconnection, rigid thinking patterns and lack of resiliency.