Marriage Counseling

April 2017

Divorce Tips: Will You Get Divorced In 2017?

Having counseled thousands of patients who are experiencing marital discord, there is one feeling that many couples express when they come for treatment. When I ask them if they both they feel unappreciated by their [...]

October 2016

How Many Divorces Are There In America?

Most people know that the divorce rate in the United States has been at approximately 50 percent. However, there are some other ways to think about divorce that may surprise you: According to the US [...]

Divorce Statistics: Do Couples Really Stay Together For The Children?

Many years ago, a couple in their eighties came to see me for marriage counseling. I asked them when their problem started and they said sixty years ago. I asked them why they stayed together. [...]

Divorce Statistics: Should You Get Married Again ? Maybe Not.

According to the US Census Bureau, the divorce rate goes up when people marry for a second or third time. 41 percent of first marriages end in divorce. 60 percent of second marriages end in [...]

August 2016

Professional Athletes And Divorce

Over the years, I have counseled a number of athletes who have decided to terminate their marriages.   Several years ago, I was consulted in a divorce matter involving two professional basketball players who had [...]

Divorce Tips: How To Add Thousands Of Dollars To Your Legal Fees

Legal fees in a high net worth divorce or in any divorce can become very expensive. Many attorneys in metropolitan areas charge more than four or five hundred dollars per hour for their services. If [...]