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3 Signs You’re Married to a Narcissist

You’re so vain, you probably think this blog is about you. According to Merriam-Webster, a narcissist is defined as an extremely self-centered person who has an exaggerated sense of self-importance.   Now, there’s a difference between having a healthy sense of self-confidence and becoming completely self-absorbed, the latter is the common description of a narcissist.

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How Do I Start A Child Custody Case

For a parent going through a divorce, one of the key issues and burning questions may be whether your child primarily lives with you. Is it the kid’s choice? What amount of control will the other parent have over important decisions? All of these questions and more come to mind when you’re considering petitioning for

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What are the Benefits of Collaborative Divorce?

Collaborative Divorce is a respectful alternative to fighting in court, which brings some healthy rewards for everyone involved.  Though you may have good intentions, things can go awry during the traditional ‘I-win-you-lose’ adversarial process of divorce. Collaborative Divorce (CD) is a more civilized approach. The goal is to help clients end marriages as peacefully and

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Domestic Violence: Where to Go and What to Know

Domestic violence is defined by a pattern of controlling behaviors – violence or threats of violence – that one person uses to establish power over an intimate partner in order to control that partner’s actions and activities. It is not a disagreement or an anger-management problem; it is abusive, disrespectful, and hurtful behaviors that one

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