Nicole C. Pernod, Psy.D. | Licensed Clinical Psychologist

88 North 1st St. Williamsburg, Brooklyn | P: 347-470-7377



10 Ways To Help Your Child (And Yourself) Cope With Divorce

By: Dr. Nicole Pernod | January 14th, 2015 2:56 am


I am lucky enough to see little ones in my practice. Working with children is wonderful because of their inherent resiliency. They learn quickly, feel deeply and grow exponentially with even a few weeks passage. One of the main reasons parents bring their sons or daughters in to therapy is the reverberating shockwaves of divorce. The prevalence of divorce has soared; approximately 40-50% of all marriages in the United States end. These statistics are worrisome, especially since many of the young parents I see in private practice are children of divorce themselves. But, fear not! A culmination of my personal and professional experiences have led me to feel fairly certain that children can and will thrive -with the following helpful tips:
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