divorceA fifteen year old, named Hailey, wrote an article called: Three Ways To Help Your Child Through a Divorce.

Hailey writes:

When I was ten years old I was faced with the fact that my parents, who had been together for over fifteen years, were getting a divorce. Since I was used to them arguing a lot and not getting along, I got through it much better than my brother and sister. I have a great relationship with my mom, as well, so it was easy to talk to her about how I was feeling. The following three steps are the most important five steps my mother has taken over the past five years through the divorce of my parents.

She goes on to explain the three steps:

  1. Explain
  2. Talk
  3. Listen

Click to read what Hailey says about these three helpful things.