11 Mar, 2022

Divorcing an Addict

By | March 11th, 2022|Divorce & Personality Disorder, Divorce and Children, Divorce Finances, Divorce Mediation Process, Separation Agreements|

I’ve had many situations where one party is an addict and the other party has to deal with the repercussions or where both parties are addicts but one is more functional. In several cases, the parties actually met at AA. I’ve represented the addict spouse, the non-addict spouse, and neutrally mediated many cases involving addiction. (more…)

28 Nov, 2017

Divorcing Jekyll and Hyde

By | November 28th, 2017|Divorce & Personality Disorder|

When a disorder, such as Borderline Personality Disorder, becomes well known and filters into mainstream vocabulary, all of a sudden, laymen are diagnosing each other with it at the drop of a hat. Obviously, a lot of divorcing couples paint their spouse with such labels, even though the person may simply not be handling the divorce well. When the average person undergoes an extreme stressor, such as an unraveling marriage and divorce, it makes sense that they may go a little haywire. (more...)

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