Most parents should consider co-parenting. Exceptions would be abandonment or abuse. The safety of the children should be the priority.
Co-parenting creates a new relationship with the children at the forefront. Both parents should be able to ask each other for support. Each parent gets at least close to 35% time with the children.
Traits to Aid Co-Parenting
- Emotional awareness
- Ability to accept reality
- Taking the needs of others into account
Listen as Karen Kristjianson joins Dr. Holly Lucille to share some tips on co-parenting.