Dr. Amy Stark
Child Psychologist, Author & Speaker
Teaching Families How to Live Divorced
and Self-Esteem for Girls and Boys
Food For Thought
Transitions and the Family Pet
Whenever possible, its so helpful to send the family pet when a child goes back and forth between parents. Sometimes this is hard because of living arrangements, but the familiarity and comfort the dog provides helps a child make the change into the other parent’s home much easier.
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