Strangely many separated parents undervalue the role they have to play in the development of their children. Naturally children aren’t easily able to express their disappointment in parents who are unreliable, fail to attend at all or don’t interact with their children in ways that are useful to the child. Children often end up expressing their hurt in misbehaviour – at least it gets them noticed. Frequently it is the full time carer who bears the brunt of this. Here are a few tips:
The discipline of spending good child centred time with your children is one of the advantages of only having them for set periods. Get involved with them and they will get involved with you and their sense of value as growing people will help them get through the inevitable upset of separation.
Faye Remnant is part of our Family Law team based in Loughborough; our Solicitors in Loughborough are experts in their fields and dedicated to quality client care. If you would like to find out more about our solicitors in Loughborough please contact us.
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