Don’t use your kids as messengers
With 50 percent of marriages ending in divorce, it’s crucial that parents learn to cooperate in order to raise their children. Dr. Joanna Lindell, a child and adolescent psychiatrist at Advocate Children’s Hospital, advises parents to follow the acronym CO-PARENT to remember her tips on how to successfully co-parent in the age of divorce.
About the Author
Lisa Parro, health enews contributor, is manager of content strategy for Advocate Aurora Health. A former journalist, Lisa has been in health care public relations since 2008 and has a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University. She and her family live in Chicago’s western suburbs.