Alex Dimitriu, MD

Menlo Park Psychiatry & Sleep Medicine

Dr. Alex was quoted in Fatherly

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10 Phrases You Should Never Say to Kids During a Divorce

Divorce is a sad, difficult process for all involved — especially kids. It becomes even harder — and more damaging — when you say the wrong things.

By Jeremy Brown, Jul 11 2018
 
We all say things we regret from time to time, but there is no more crucial time for parents to mind their words than during a divorce. Not only can the things they say come back to haunt them in divorce court, but, more importantly, they can harm children and the people around you. So if you’re feeling frustrated, fed up or ready to explode, take a deep breath, count to ten and, above all, bite your tongue because there are things you should never, ever say. Here, a few experts offer some specific examples of statements to never say to kids during a divorce.

Click HERE for the full article on Fatherly. 

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