What Are the Benefits of Family Coaching During a High-Conflict Divorce

atriumadminCo-Parenting, Family Coaching, Pathways Through Conflict

Divorce and the breakup of long-term intimate relationships can be one of the most emotionally draining and vulnerable experiences a family can go through, especially in situations where conflict and confrontation have become prevalent. With emotions running high and uncertainty looming up ahead, parents can lose sight of how their actions (and interactions) affect their children and create an environment that fosters …

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How to Co-Parent With a Toxic Ex

atriumadminCo-Parenting, Parallel Parenting

The breakdown of a serious romantic relationship can be traumatic for everyone, the most vulnerable of which are often the children who get stuck in the middle of contentious separations. For those in the process of leaving a toxic or willfully harmful spouse, the trauma can be even greater and knowing how to create a secure co-parenting plan is essential …

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Parallel Parenting with a Narcissist: Strategies for Success and Child Well-Being

atriumadminNarcissism, Parallel Parenting

Sharing parenting responsibilities following the end of a serious relationship or marriage can be incredibly difficult at the best of times, but for those facing the realities of parenting alongside a narcissist finding a safe and productive path forward can often feel impossible. As part of the Cluster B grouping of personality disorders,  Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) is characterized by a …

Navigating High-Conflict Divorce with a Narcissist: Protecting Your Children and Building a Healthy Future

Pathways TeamFamily Coaching, Narcissism, Pathways Through Conflict

Coping with a narcissist in any facet of your daily life can be extremely daunting and even more overwhelming when the connection is closer to home. While few of us venture into the dating pool looking for volatile partners, the unfortunate reality is that it can often be hard to spot specific behaviour patterns and warning sides when in the early stages of entering …

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Navigating Parallel Parenting: A Solution for High-Conflict Separations

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Navigating a divorce or the end of a long-term serious relationship can be incredibly painful for couples, and even more stressful when you have children involved in the situation. Establishing an accountable method of shared parenting is essential to maintaining the health and wellness of your children. While for some, a more amicable co-parenting style may be possible, in high-conflict situations where …