Manic Spending Causes Anxiety, Particularly During Divorce
Here are legal tips to protect yourself and your finances. KEY POINTS When in the midst of a divorce, there are ways to legally protect your finances from a spouse’s over-spending. Cancel joint accounts, consider a postnuptial agreement, and keep documentation of the spending patterns. Talk to a mental health professional and ask your spouse […]
How to Divorce Someone Suffering from Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
One of the greatest challenges that can face a married couple or a couple in the process of getting a divorce is when one or both partners suffer from a mental health disorder. The issues that arise from the stress of marriage and child-rearing are complex for even the most emotionally stable couple. Adding a […]
Manic Holiday Spending and Bipolar Disorder: How to Legally Protect Yourself
As a matrimonial and family law attorney and a certified divorce financial analyst (CDFA), I often meet with people concerned about protecting themselves financially from a spouse’s out-of-control shopping habits.
Mental Health Prior to and During Divorce
On Hindell Grossman’s popular podcast, “Inside Divorce: Practical Advice,” Lisa speaks about mental health issues prior to and during divorce, and how to handle red flags when they show up. This discussion includes the topics of narcissism, borderline disorder, bi-polar disorder, and gaslighting. Lisa also talks about the importance of building a team around a […]
Borderline Personality and Custody
One of the greatest challenges that can face a married couple or a couple in the process of getting a divorce is when one or both partners suffer from a mental health disorder.