In Any Phase of Divorce, You and Your Partner Deserve Support.
You and your partner may be considering divorce due to feeling unhappy or unsupported in the relationship. Maybe you are going through the divorce process and need help navigating the challenges and emotions that come with it. Or, you and your partner are now divorced but are struggling to navigate the challenges of co-parenting together. You and your partner know that you both need support but may feel unsure of where to turn or how to find the help you need.
Maybe you are divorced and have found yourself in a new relationship with someone who also has children from a previous relationship. Or, you may be dating someone who has children and are considering taking on the role of step-parent. You think you’re ready but want to make sure you are prepared for the challenges that come with this type of family dynamic.
Why Might Someone Consider Divorce Counseling or Counseling for Blended Families and Co-parenting?
There are many reasons partners may consider divorce counseling. It can be due to relationship difficulties such as feeling unsupported, misunderstood, or unappreciated. It can also be because of outside stressors such as work, children, or extended family.
Some common reasons are:
- To Gain support in navigating the challenges of divorce
- Address anxiety, depression, or substance abuse that may arise during or after divorce
- Learn how to build a life outside of your partner after divorce
- Deal with co-parenting or blended family dynamics
These are just some reasons that partners may consider divorce counseling. Every partnership is unique and will have its reasons for seeking counseling. You and your partner may be considering divorce counseling due to any number of reasons.
Partners may also seek Counseling for Blended Families and Co-parenting due to the unique challenges that come after divorce and with this family type.
Whether you’re a family of divorce or are considering taking on the role of step-parent, counseling can provide you with support, understanding, and guidance.
Some common reasons are:
- Learn how to effectively communicate with a co-parent
- Understand and manage feelings related to jealousy or insecurity
- Work on developing a parenting plan that works for the whole family
- Learn how to support your children through their parents’ divorce
These are some reasons partners may seek counseling services for blended families and co-parenting. Counseling for Blended Families and Co-parenting is an opportunity for families of divorce or remarriage to learn new skills and develop a plan that works best for their family. It can also help you and your partner build a strong, supportive relationship with one another as well as with your children.
What to Expect from Divorce Counseling or Counseling for Blended Families and Co-parenting
Divorce counseling is where you and your partner will meet with a therapist to discuss the challenges you’re facing in your relationship. You will work together to identify goals and develop a plan to achieve them. The therapist will provide support and guidance as you work through the challenges of divorce. Whether the goal is to amicably end the relationship, mend the relationship, or the relationship has ended and you are now navigating the challenges of co-parenting, divorce counseling can help.
In counseling for blended families and co-parenting, you or you and your partner will meet with a therapist to discuss the unique challenges you’re facing. You will work with your therapist to identify goals and develop a plan to achieve them. The therapist will provide guidance and support as you work through the challenges of blended families and co-parenting with your partner.
I am Here to Support You and Your Partner Through the Process
I am here to support you and your partner. I have seen many couples going through different phases of divorce. Where they are considering it. Going through a divorce where emotional challenges are arising. Just went through a divorce and now they are trying to navigate the challenges of co-parenting or blending families. Or, one partner was needing support in building a life outside of their partner after divorce.
I have helped these couples and sometimes individual partners by treating them with empathy and providing them with a safe environment to share their experiences. With support, time, and understanding, these couples were able to work through their challenges and develop a plan that works best for them.
My Approach to Divorce Counseling in Boca Raton, FL, and Bloomfield Hills, MI
I understand that not all individuals are the same. And neither are partners going through divorces or families. That’s why I tailor our sessions to your unique experiences and needs. I provide an empathetic and humanistic approach to counseling. This means I am here to understand your experience from your perspective. And, I will provide support, guidance, and understanding as you work through the challenges of divorce.
I also understand that divorce can bring up other issues. This is why I create a non-judgmental space where you and your partner can address additional concerns outside the challenges of divorce. Such as anxiety, depression, and substance abuse. Divorce can be emotional and difficult. Which can lead to these outside concerns which are important to address.
Ready to Begin Divorce Counseling in Florida or Michigan?
Divorce can be a big stressor in life for you and your partner. You both deserve support and the chance to work through the challenges you’re facing. If you are interested in divorce counseling or counseling for blended families and co-parenting:
- Reach Out for a Free Consultation
- Learn More About Me and My Services
- Gain the Support You Need to Navigate Divorce
Other Mental Health Services Offered by Judith Thurswell, PsyD, LP
As a therapist, I offer a variety of mental health services because I understand you may need more than Divorce Counseling or Counseling for Blended Families and Co-parenting. I know that divorce can be one stressor in your life and you may need support in other areas as well. I offer the following services: Anxiety Treatment, Depression Treatment, and Evaluations for Substance Abuse. Regardless of what services you are interested in, I am here to provide you with the support, guidance, and understanding that you deserve.