A peaceful divorce sounds ironic doesn’t it? Although more than half of U.S. marriages end in divorce, it’s still a nasty process for some couples. The loss, rejection and scary life change can be enough to tear couple apart and cause a significant amount of tension and angst. It doesn’t have to be so hard to part ways. There are steps you can take to ensure a peaceful, calm divorce that will benefit both parties.
The famous writer Margaret Atwood had a divorce quote, which went like this:
“A divorce is like an amputation: you survive it, but there’s less of you.”
Florida’s Visitation and Custody Rights
If it can be called a benefit, the Jacksonville court system, in conjunction with the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act, recognizes that both the mother AND the father are to be given the same amount of consideration in the parenting plan of their off-springs. This means that both parents need to work with each other for the mental and physical welfare of the child.