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McKinley Irvin Blogs from April 2020

  • Children & Divorce: Statistics Every Parent Needs To Know

    Children & Divorce: Statistics Every Parent Needs To Know Any significant change or traumatic event can have a lasting impact on a child’s life, and divorce is no exception. But, is a divorce truly as damaging as we’re led to believe? After all, there are certainly circumstances where a divorce is the best option if the alternative is to remain in an unhealthy or abusive marriage. As a parent, it’s natural to be concerned about your child’s wellbeing, and if you’re going through a divorce, you’re concerned about what type of impact this change will have on your children. To help ...
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  • How Domestic Violence Survivors Can Get Help During Coronavirus Shutdown

    How Domestic Violence Survivors Can Get Help During Coronavirus Shutdown By Courtney Bellio , McKinley Irvin family law attorney As shelter in place orders take effect across the country, the reality is that staying home isn’t safe for everyone. Many may find themselves forced to stay in close proximity with their abusers. Survivors of domestic violence may now find their abusers using the pandemic as a tool to gain more control. Examples of this may include withholding necessary items such as disinfectants, spreading misinformation about the pandemic to control or frighten the survivor, ...
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  • How to Prepare for Divorce Part 3: Children

    How to Prepare for Divorce Part 3: Children Children are notoriously resilient, but that doesn’t mean change is always easy for them. If you and your spouse are considering a divorce, take some time to learn what you can do to prepare your children for the news. Coping with a divorce can be difficult for everyone involved, but children often feel the sting of the separation the most because their entire home life restructures as a result. As jarring and intimidating as this prospect may seem, take comfort in knowing that there are several things you can do to prepare ...
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