If you have gotten divorced or separated in this year, the 2017 holiday season will be your first as a single person in a while. You certainly may feel like nobody around you really understand this but the fact is that many other residents in Missouri and around the country have walked in your shoes before. There are some tried and true things you can do to help yourself find joy this holiday season and to help your children positively navigate what will be a different experience for them as well.
When it comes to ending a marriage, there are many challenges that people are often aware they may have to face, such as a dispute over child custody or issues with child support. Divorce can be financially and emotionally difficult, but it may also affect people from a physical standpoint. We are aware that some people who end their marriage develop high blood pressure and high stress levels. As a result, our law firm knows how important it is to take steps to reduce stress, simplify divorce, and address any related problems such as high blood pressure.
With family law matters, all sorts of hurdles can arise. However, there are some unique situations that can make it even more difficult for people to work through the process of ending their marriage or handling other family law issues, from custody disagreements to child support. For example, some people are accused of or subjected to intimate partner violence, which can complicate things considerably. Our firm recognizes how essential it is for people in this position to be careful as they make their way through divorce or handle other family law issues.
There are all sorts of issues that can factor into court decisions when it comes to divorce-related matters, such as custody and how to distribute marital property. From a spouse's income to accusations of domestic violence, you may have to consider many different angles when it comes to the end of your marriage. However, social media can also play a role in divorce, in some cases. Our law firm is very familiar with the multitude of pressures that you may be facing if you are going through the process of ending your marriage, including those related to social media, which some people do not realize can have an impact on the outcome of your case.
Many different factors can play a role in the challenges people face during divorce, such as depression and financial challenges. With flu season approaching, some people may fall ill and have additional difficulties while working through the process of divorce. Aside from the flu, there are many other health complications that can make divorce tricky in Springfield, and elsewhere in Missouri. If you are struggling with this issue, it is essential for you to prevent your illness from leading to unnecessary and additional hardships during the divorce process.
Whether you are in the early stages of planning your divorce or have already split up with your spouse, you may encounter stress as a result of divorce issues. At Stange Law Firm, we know the variety of reasons why this occurs in Missouri. For example, someone who is preparing to file a divorce petition may be unsure of the way that divorce will impact them and they may worry about having financial consequences or how ending the marriage will affect their ability to spend time with their kids. Even after a divorce is finalized, spousal support, child support, and other family law matters can generate anxiety.
Divorce will be the one of the most difficult decisions of your life. It is important to plan for the reality of divorce with the following five questions.