Does your child have a frenemy? Here’s what to look out for and how to help them through a toxic friendship.

Whether they’re furry, feathery or otherwise, pets provide fun and companionship for the family. But what happens to the family pets following separation?

Feel like your kids are always fighting? Sibling rivalry is common in many families. Here’s some tips to try and reduce the battles.

Technology is a big part of daily life. As well as being a distraction, technology can be used to strengthen family relationships. Here’s how.

To try and minimise the harm on their children, and themselves, many parents are now turning to concepts like ‘conscious co-parenting’ after separation.

Forget the commercialism of Valentine’s Day, why not bring it back to basics this year and simply bask in the LOVE? Valentine’s Day: it’s on everyone’s calendar. Whether seen as an opportunity to give and receive, or as a romantic holiday, either way it there. But why not keep it simple this year? Skip the […]

There are several topics that should be included in any post separation parenting arrangement, regardless of whether the parenting arrangement is structured as a verbal arrangement, parenting plan, consent order or court order. Decision making A post separation parenting arrangement should outline how major long-term decisions will be made for the children, namely, whether decisions […]

Following a separation, having the right parenting arrangement in place provides parents and children with a greater assurance and confidence for the future.

Following separation, there are four approaches that parents can take when setting up parenting arrangements for their children. Determining the best approach depends on several factors. If you have recently separated, answer the questions below to find out which approach might be suitable for your family. When answering, choose a single response that best describes […]