Tips for Handling Visitation Over the Holidays

This recent article by Dr. Marie Hartwell-Walker provides some helpful tips for handling visitation with children during the Christmas holidays. A Different Date Isn’t Second Rate: Caring for Kids At Christmas If there’s ever a time for divorced parents to be cooperative, it’s around Christmas. For children, the buildup starts at Halloween. Decorations are up […]

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In re Keri C.

Facts: Mother tested positive for cocaine when Child was born prematurely so the Department of Children’s Services removed Child from Mother and eventually placed Child with relatives. Mother would see Child briefly at occasional family gatherings. When Mother announced her intent to seek custody of Child, the relatives petitioned to terminate Mother’s parental rights and […]

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