When parents separate, either by divorce or breakup, it is incredibly stressful for each person involved. And, the stress often does not automatically go away just because a marriage or relationship ends. Hurt feelings and hardship can still linger or even increase well after your divorce or court case is finalized. When you run into […]
One year removed from the COVID-19 pandemic interrupting our daily lives, we can look back at how much family life was affected. New routines were created, new stressors were introduced, and new challenges needed to be addressed. One particular area of family life that was affected for many divorced or separated couples was child custody.
Last year’s COVID-19 pandemic created upheaval in so many different ways. It placed additional stress on married couples that may have been struggling to hold onto their marriage from a familial perspective. From a legal perspective, the pandemic forced the Texas Family Court system to dramatically shift to virtual court hearings. Some counties in Texas