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Infidelity and Divorce: Healing the Hurt

Posted on Sep 4, 2013 By Samuelson, Hause & Samuelson, LLP

Labor Day weekend always reminds me of going back-to-school, and learning new things. In the words of Bram Stoker, the author of Dracula, "We learn from failure, not our success." Many of my clients have relayed to me that one of the ...

Addiction in the Family

Posted on Jan 16, 2013 By Wendy Samuelson

In my 18 years of practice, I have encountered many clients who either personally have addiction problems or are married to someone who does. My heart goes out to these clients, and I want to be a source of help to them. So, I asked Dr. Robert ...

It's Easy To Feel Like A Victim When Divorcing - But You Don't Have To

Posted on Jun 7, 2012 By Wendy Samuelson

It's easy to feel like a victim when divorcing. But you don't have to… I asked certified Divorce Coach, Karen McMahon, to help me with this month's blog post in order to help many of my clients who have been the victim of emotional ...

Spring is a Time for Renewal: Self-Reflection Rather Than Resolutions to Heal From the Aftermath of Divorce

Posted on Mar 9, 2012 By Wendy Samuelson

Spring is a time for rebirth and renewal. It's a time for self-reflection. How well you will cope with the aftermath of divorce depends on whether you take the time to heal, learn from past experiences, envision a better life filled with more ...

Hope: Stories of Love and Friendship

Posted on Feb 4, 2012 By Wendy Samuelson

In the month of February, everywhere you look are signs of Valentine's Day: red hearts everywhere, restaurants advertising their special dinners, drug stores filled with heart shaped boxes of chocolate. If you're going through a divorce, ...

Tips for Keeping Your Spirits Bright During the Holidays

Posted on Dec 6, 2011 By Wendy Samuelson

This month's blog post will help you minimize your stress by focusing on thriving, not just surviving, during the holidays with tips from relationship guru, Patricia Ryan Lampl, an award-winning television producer and co-author of Love for ...

How to Tell Your Children You're Divorcing: Making the Best of an Uncomfortable Situation

Posted on Nov 5, 2011 By Wendy Samuelson

Often my clients ask me in the beginning of their divorce case, "How do I tell my children we're divorcing?" "What's the best approach?" Well, this blog posting will give you some good advice with the help of Carolyn ...

Embracing The Gray Zone: Thriving, Not Merely Surviving, During and After Divorce

Posted on Oct 13, 2011 By Wendy Samuelson

When someone enters your life and changes it for the better, you want everyone to know this person. Kelley Black, Founder of Balancing the Executive Life™, a Naam Yoga Therapist, and Executive/Life coach, did just that. She has helped me to ...

Pre-Divorce Counseling

Posted on Aug 31, 2011 By Wendy Samuelson

Often clients complain to me that co-parenting with a soon to be ex-spouse is challenging, and bring up many issues that the two parents do not agree on. I tell my clients that it is very important that the two parents learn to get along better for ...

About Our New "Coping" Section

Posted on Jul 20, 2011 By Wendy Samuelson

This new "Coping" section has been added to help our clients cope with the stress of divorce and its aftermath. We invite our clients and other readers to contribute to this section by sending us ideas of how you coped with your own ...

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