How will my parents' divorce change my life?

Charles J. Sophy, MD
Adolescent Medicine
Depending on your developmental stage, your parents’ divorce will change your life to the extent that you allow their divorce to significantly affect you, either positively or negatively; that is, the impact is by the way you perceive their divorce, adjust to the split or blended family situation, and manage the stressors of life.

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