Regardless of age, being a child of divorce can continue to affect you in your family life and other aspects of your own life as well. Colorado couples going through a divorce likely know that it will have a substantial impact on their children however, it is perhaps especially important to be understanding during times of familial tradition, such as the holidays. With the impending marathon that is Thanksgiving, let's take a moment to look at what children of divorced families might be going through this year with their new household dynamics and custody situations.
Getting a divorce can mean many different things to your kids. Colorado parents going through the process may be experiencing difficulty with how to adjust to the new lifestyle and how to be an example for their kids at the same time. Teens especially can be affected by divorce but outwardly seem fine. Whether you are the custodial parent or not, understanding that your actions affect your children can help you to better understand what they're going through.