Why Is Divorce So Stressful?

Why Is Divorce So Stressful?

It is a simple question, but the answer is complex.  However, by better understanding the underlying causes of stress, we can...

Father’s Day and Shared Parenting

Father’s Day and Shared Parenting

When my son was born, my father said, “You don’t really know what it means to be a human being until you’re a parent. Welcome to the human...

WA State 2017 Legislative Session

WA State 2017 Legislative Session

During the legislative session, all the legislators across the state are in Olympia five days a week for the entire session duration...

Shared Parenting Plans in the News

2/24/18 – The #1 Common Denominator About School Shootings: Fatherlessness. [Facebook required]

2/23/18 – 7 bills from Kansas lawmakers that could affect you (Kansas)

2/23/18 – FULL Judiciary Committee Hearing on Illinois HB 4113 Shared Parenting Bill (Illinois) [Facebook required]


2/21/18 – Show support for state parenting bill (Iowa)

2/17/18 – Special interests block reform to give fathers more rights

2/1/18 – Kansas bill could change child custody cases (Kansas)

1/25/18 – Shared parenting long overdue in Md. (Maryland)

1/5/18 – Maryland needs to bring its child custody policies into the 21st century (Maryland)

12/31/17 – Shared-parenting bills could reshape custody battles (Kentucky)

12/11/17 – More than 20 states in 2017 considered laws to promote shared custody of children after divorce

11/19/17 – Shared parenting helps children following divorces (Virginia)

9/3/17 – New research supports shared custody for children in divorce (Wake Forest University Study)

8/22/17 – Shared-parenting bill is a win for children and parents (Michigan)

6/20/17 – Required joint custody bill passes Michigan House panel (Michigan)

5/26/17 – After divorce, shared parenting is best for children’s health and development (50 studies)

4/12/17 – Kentucky Governor Signs Shared Parenting Law (Kentucky )

2/14/17 – National Parents Organization Urges Washington State Lawmakers to Move Shared Parenting Forward (Washington state)

8/28/16 – New custody law for equal time for dads begins today (Missouri) 

5/18/15 – Utah Shared-Parenting Law is National Model (Utah )

2015 – More States Considering Shared-Parenting Legislation