Why Divorce Is Not Always A Failure

Why Divorce Is Not Always A Failure

Is a relationship breakdown or divorce always a failure? Of course not – in some cases, it’s the wisest choice the couple can make, even though it’s painful. The Australian Institute of Family Studies says the average marriage lasts about 12 years in...
Divorce Hotel Coming to Australia

Divorce Hotel Coming to Australia

It’s official: the divorce hotel is coming to Australia. The premise is simple: couples check in to a hotel in two separate rooms for two nights, where they undergo mediation processes behind closed doors and away from outside responsibilities. The idea is that,...
Divorce Law Reform On The Way In The UK

Divorce Law Reform On The Way In The UK

Amid mounting pressure from the community, the UK government has announced plans to modernise the “archaic” state of divorce law in England and Wales. At present, people seeking a divorce have to prove at least one of five facts. Three of these are based...
The Consequences of Divorce for Children

The Consequences of Divorce for Children

What are the long term consequences of divorce on the children of the relationship? Are they always negative? New research suggests that being a child of divorce nearly halves the likelihood that a young person will earn a bachelor’s or graduate university degree...