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Parents Forever™ Parent Handbook
Families who experience a family transition like divorce or separation need:
Access to resources.
Strategies for regaining stability and moving forward.
The Parents Forever Parent Handbook is here to help.
Parents Forever Parent Handbook is a key part of the in-person and online Parents Forever courses.
This parent handbook will help parents:
Describe the family transition journey and how each family member will be affected.
Recognize the role of self-care, parent-child relationships, and coparenting in child well-being.
Identify internal and external resources and strategize how to leverage these resources to promote resilience for all involved.
What is included in this handbook?
The Legal Side of Family Transition
Loss and Grief
Dealing with Anger
Staying Safe During a Family Transition
The Financial Side of Family Transition
Planning for Your Future Self-Care
Conclusion: Taking Care of Yourself
What Are Your Children Experiencing?
What Do Your Children Bring to the Parent-Child Relationship?
What Do You Bring to the Parent-Child Relationship
Strategies to Help Strengthen Parent-child relationships
Strengthening Your Children’s Support Network
Maintaining Balance in Parent-child relationships
Conclusion: Taking care of your children
What Is Coparenting?
Redefining Your Family
Different Approaches to Coparenting
Communication Skills for Effective Coparenting
Strategies for Parenting Apart
Creating a Parenting Plan
Conclusion: Being Successful with Coparenting