Is Divorce Really Worse for Kids Than a ‘Normal” Family?

Does divorce really set a child’s life on the path to ruin? Is it better if parents stay “for the kids,” even if they no longer love each other?

This has been much debated by academics, therapists and others.

How do we know for sure how divorce impacts a child, if it even does at all?

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Vicki Larson

Vicki Larson

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Award-winning journalist, author of “Not Too Old For That: How Women are Changing the Story of Aging,” coauthor of “The New I Do,” mom