Divorce & Mental Health

Understanding mental health issues as they apply to divorce and child custody.

Psychology Today

Legal Matters

Lisa Zeiderman is a monthly contributor to Psychology Today. In her column, Legal Matters she writes about understanding mental health issues as they apply to divorce and child custody. Psychology Today, a digital magazine covering topics ranging from behavioral research to practical guidance on relationships and mental health. Lisa’s articles offer great insight into divorce today including co-parenting, dating after divorce to dealing with a narcissist and protecting yourself and your finances from a bipolar spouse.

How to Divorce a Narcissist

When your spouse is a narcissist, diagnosed or not, getting through a divorce will likely be just as confusing and hard as your marriage has been: which might seem difficult to bear.

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Getting Ready to Propose? A Prenup Can Reduce Anxiety

Did you know that asking for a prenup might actually REDUCE anxiety around marriage planning and the many years ahead? Lisa Zeiderman writes about this in her most recent blog for Psychology Today, which also highlights the fact that nearly 40 percent of all engagements occur between November and February, and Valentine’s Day is one of the most popular days of the year to propose.

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