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You Thought Your Marriage Was Miserable- Wait Till You Get to Court...

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Texas Conflict Coach

Texas Conflict Coach


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Over the last 7 years, we have produced 280 podcasts with experts from all over the world. Each month we will feature one of these programs in our “The Best of the Past” episodes. Our theme for the month of June is: Wedding Conflict.  

The breakup of a marriage almost always involves some level of conflict between spouses, but the process of litigation during divorce ratchets that conflict up to a level of devastation for all members of the immediate and even extended family. Instead of getting away from the turmoil by divorcing, the adversarial nature of a legal “fight” can actually create permanent emotional and financial damage. If the goal of divorce is to stop the daily conflict, then the process should reduce that conflict while helping establish better relationships for the children and their parents. We will discuss how parents can create an emotionally supportive divorce that promotes a healthy relationship between themselves and a loving future for their children.

Marilyn Miller, a psychotherapistSteve Schechter, a lawyer and mediatorand Melynda Gulley, a mediator, have more than fifty years of experience between them in helping families. They recognized a critical need to help families survive the trauma of divorce and founded Mediators & Counselors, Incto provide a divorce that allows parents to maintain control of the outcome which promotes positive, loving relationships for their children.