February is the month of love.
Do you have concern about divorce process? Collaborative San Diego can help you, contact us today at (858) 472-4022 to schedule a consultation!
But what if love is lost?
What if instead of falling in love, or being in love, you are facing the end of love or the transition from marriage to divorce?… Read More
By Shawn Skillin, Esquire
Divorce is a big, huge, significant, and stressful life transition. It’s not a transition that most people plan for. Whether you asked for the divorce yourself or were surprised by a request for a divorce from your spouse there is change ahead and change produces stress and anxiety. You may not be sleeping well, eating… Read More
Let’s face it, if you are in the process of getting a divorce or marital dissolution, your emotions are more than likely all over the place – and that is a perfectly normal reaction!
It’s like riding a rollercoaster during a tornado!
And more often than not, your emotional well-being needs to be healed along the way!
When using the… Read More
Shawn Skillin, Lynn Waldman, and Cinda Jones explain what a Collaborative Divorce is?
Have more questions? Consider attending a Divorce Options Workshop the first Saturday of every month 9 – 12 – visit Divorce Options Workshop to find out more.… Read More
Today, with the extensive use of smartphones and social media, we want to “share” with our virtual friends and family how we live out our lives – the “good” and the “bad” through our social media status updates, tweets and pics.
The goal of the collaborative divorce process is to find a way to work with your spouse in a… Read More
Finding yourself in the midst of considering a divorce is never easy. However, when you co-own a business with your soon-to-be ex-spouse, that storm can get even rougher.
During the collaborative divorce process, both spouses commit to working out the terms of their divorce outside of court, which can save time, money and help maintain the family unit and the… Read More
Liz Brown started out as a family law attorney / litigator. She witnessed the success rate of the collaborative process via her law partner, Michele Lowenstein. So in her 11th year with the firm, she pursued extensive collaborative training just as Michele had done. Liz has been able to provide even more innovative solutions for her clients since… Read More
Going through the emotional aspect of divorce can be difficult. With the help of a collaborative team you will be able to go through your divorce in a peaceful, respectful manner.
To learn more about a collaborative divorce and to find out if it’s the right option for you, join us August 3 for our monthly Divorce Options Workshop.
Learn… Read More
Married couples have been sorted into 5 basic types according to the way they interact.
The types were identified by Harold Raush, author of Communication, Conflict and Marriage, and John Gottman, PhD of the Gottman Institute and the well-known “Love Lab.”
Here are the 5 types of married couples as indicated by Raush and Gottman:
Validating… Read More
When you come to a place with your spouse where love no longer exists, it’s time to begin considering dissolving your relationship.
Here are some questions we like to ask our clients when we first meet with them:
Do you feel like all the love, care and affection your spouse showed in the past is now completely gone?
Do you… Read More
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