Document Type

Parenting, Children and Teens - Spotlighting Teen Issues for Parents

Publication Date



Most children whose parents divorce learn to cope with the divorce and go on to lead successful and healthy lives. Yet, children of divorce are more than twice as likely as children in intact marriages to have long-term problems emotionally, mentally and socially. How you and your spouse handle your relationship with each other and with your children after the divorce will be the most important factor in how well your teens recover from this difficult experience.

Publication Number

SP681-I 7/07 07-0001

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