Preparing For Divorce

I encourage anyone considering a divorce to start the process by preparing for divorce. Understanding the issues, options, and alternatives available can significantly impact the outcome of any divorce. The following links provide some information you may wish to consider as you prepare for the steps ahead:


Step 1 - DECIDE


Discernment Counseling - helps people to decide whether to divorce or work to save the marriage:

Protecting your mental health during divorce:

The link between divorce, stress and health problems:




How divorce can affect children

Steps to mitigate negative effects


Step 3 - MINDSET


Keeping perspective to avoid a bad divorce

Turning off the combative voices:

Mindfulness and divorce





Collaborative practice:

Do-it-yourself divorce:


Cleland Collaborative Solutions offers a FREE one hour consultation that gives people the information they need to make a smart decision about divorce. No matter what option you choose, Cleland Collaborative Solutions can help you. For full details please call (586) 876-9165