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Single at Valentines? You aren’t alone!

Posted on February 13th, 2017

With the shops advertising the ever commercialised Valentines Day it can make you question your own social life and if it’s possible to even have one as well as raise a family on your own when so much time is…

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Ask SWK: Does it always have to turn nasty with an ex?

Posted on November 25th, 2015

A reader asks… “I’ve had a reasonably amicable relationship with my ex since our separation, which is good for the kids. I’d love it to stay like this as long as possible. I might be worrying unnecessarily but I can’t…

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Separation & the children. The do’s and don’ts

Posted on August 25th, 2015

Relationship breakdowns are often one of the most difficult issues we face in life and are invariably linked with a hotbed of emotions.  Children can and do survive divorce intact, the following points are a few indicators on guiding them…

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Ask SWK: How to tell the kids about a trial separation?

Posted on June 2nd, 2015

A reader asks… “I’m new to this and don’t know where to start.. My hubbie & I have agreed to a trial separation. He hasn’t moved out yet as he’s still sorting out somewhere to stay. We have no idea…

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Practical advice to help your children through a separation

Posted on December 1st, 2014

You’d have to have to be in serious denial to imagine that when a couple split up, it doesn’t have a very real effect on their children. During and following a split, children pick up every little sign of tension…

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