separation

Answers to 7 Common Questions About Separation

Approximately 9 percent of the Canadian population 15 years of age and older is either divorced or separated. When couples decide to split up, divorce is one option, but one or both parties might not be ready to terminate the marriage. Separation offers an alternative to a divorce, but it is important to understand its ...
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What You Need To Know About Separation in Ontario

What You Need To Know About Separation in Ontario

Your marriage vows might have included “till death do us part,” but you and your spouse need time apart. It might come as a surprise to learn that separating from your spouse does not involve any court proceedings or legal formalities. A separation occurs as soon as a couple lives separate and apart from each ...
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Can you travel with kids after a separation?

So you may be asking, “can you travel with kids after a separation??” There can be no right or wrong answer to the question. But why not? Why wouldn’t you? Love to travel? The answer is yes. If you love creating fun and enjoyable memories, then yes again. If you love your kids, then you ...
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Discussing Separation With The Children

Discussing separation can be very difficult. During the initial phases of a separation with children, it can be a hectic and confusing time for everyone. Children specifically can have a lot of difficulties coping with a change to the family dynamic. Changes in living arrangements and access time can be hard. They need to get ...
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Post Separation Communication Between Parents

Post separation communication can be difficult. Separation is often accompanied by anger and frustration directed at your ex-spouse. Comments are misunderstood and intentions are doubted, resulting in strained communications with your ex-spouse.  And when there are children involved, parents often find it hard to speak to the other parent at a time when communication is ...
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Social Media During Divorce

Do you have questions about social media during divorce? Social media has become engrained into our everyday lives. Can you use social media during divorce? It is rare nowadays to find someone who isn’t involved on Facebook, YouTube Instagram, or Twitter. Maybe people going through divorce are also on dating/hookup apps such as Tinder. As a ...
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