By doing this, your child feels that they are more open to express their personal feelings with you instead of wearing a mask. Parents have a duty to reassure their children no matter what roadblocks might occur in life that things will be ok and these methods give assurance for your child. Divorce rate is at an all time high “about 40 to 50 percent of married couples in the United States divorce. The divorce rate for subsequent marriages is even higher.” (Encyclopedia of psychology, 2000) Since this fact is true that divorce is higher before you take that step discuss ways to prevent from divorcing or talk about if a child does come into play ways to keep your marriage strong.
Doskow, E. (2015). Divorce and Children: Helping Kids Deal With the Effects | Nolo.com. Retrieved September 16, 2015.
Kazdin, A. (2000). Encyclopedia of psychology. Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association