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How Having a Dog Helps Children Feel Less Anxious after Parents’ Divorce

A guest post written by psychologist Olivia Williams Jones from High Style Life.

Children can feel lonely and upset when their parents' divorce.

Going through a divorce is heart-breaking but when the kids are involved, too – it’s a million times harder. In such a situation, splitting up from your partner is no longer about just the two of you but those little souls as well who are absolutely clueless about the ways to process this change and – consequently – handle it. Further, for parents who aren’t careful about the way they are dealing with their decision to get separated, a divorce may be an extremely traumatic experience for a child, causing long-term consequences on their self-confidence, self-image, emotional state, and overall understating of family values.
However, when things are well-thought-out and Continue reading How Having a Dog Helps Children Feel Less Anxious after Parents’ Divorce