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Cathy Meyer

Updated Articles and Resources

By Cathy Meyer

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • You Probably Shouldn’t Have Divorced And Don’t Even Know It…Yet Created: Thursday, July 17, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014
      Will your divorce be a mistake you will later regret? According to statistics divorce may lead to years of heartache and regret.
    • Sexless Marriage: Why Women Don't Speak Out Created: Sunday, March 17, 2013 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Since the beginning of time men have been whining about a lack of sex in marriage. Why then are women not free to do the same?
    • Should You Stay Together For The Sake of The Children? Created: Sunday, February 12, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      How it will affect your children should be your first consideration when thinking about divorce.
    • The Difference Between Domestic Abuse and Normal Marital Conflict Created: Friday, July 22, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      Do you know the difference between marital conflict and domestic abuse? Compromise, negotiation and arguing are not domestic abuse.
    • Why Is A Love Affair So Intoxicating? Created: Thursday, December 15, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      An affair will cause someone to feel mentally and emotionally exhilarated. Love affairs can be as intoxicating and addictive as alcohol or drugs.
    • How To File For a Legal Separation Created: Thursday, August 27, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      If legal separation instead of divorce is the option for you, your first step is to file for a legal separation. This article tells you how.
    • 4 Reasons Women Cheat Created: Tuesday, October 27, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      Why women cheat differs from woman to woman. Some do it for love, some for sex, some need a boost in self-esteem and some are just wired to be unfaithful.
    • The Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Act Created: Monday, July 12, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
      According to the Uniform Child Custody Act your child's "home" state has jurisdiction over any custody issues after divorce.
    • Child Custody: Making Shared Custody The Right Of Every Child Created: Tuesday, June 19, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
      There is a lot of concern about what type of custody is right for parents after divorce. The children and their right to an equal relationship with each parent can become lost when negotiating child custody.
    • Ronald Lee Haskell, Guns and Domestic Abuse: A Problem With No Solution? Created: Saturday, July 12, 2014 Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014
      Ronald Lee Haskell, a man with a history of domestic abuse manages to possess and gun and kill a family of six. How was this allowed to happen?
    • Child Discipline In The Blended Family Created: Monday, April 13, 2009 Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014
      As parents in a blended family the most important issue you will face is how your children will be disciplined.
    • 7 Reasons People Stay in Abusive Marriages Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014
      Seven reasons a person chooses to stay in a relationship that causes them emotional and physical pain.
    • Angry, Voiceless, Unloved: 5 Ways My Parent’s Divorce Impacted Me Created: Saturday, June 28, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014
      One divorce is hard enough but, how will multiple divorces impact children and they grown and become adults?
    • Surviving Emotionally While Divorcing A Narcissist Created: Monday, December 05, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014
      Divorcing a narcissist is especially stressful due to their lack of compassion, empathy and concern for others. This article can help.
    • How Can Someone Identify and Respond to Verbal Abuse? Created: Wednesday, May 16, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014
      How to identify and respond to verbal abuse. A master at verbal abuse can damage your self-esteem while, at the same time, appear to care deeply for you.
    • Fear Of Intimacy In Marital Relationships Created: Tuesday, February 10, 2009 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      Emotional intimacy is one of the most wonderful experiences we ever have. Why, then, would someone have a fear of intimacy?
    • The Impact of Divorce In The Workplace Created: Wednesday, May 25, 2011 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      Divorce or a breakdown of a co-habitation relationship is an extremely emotional process. While divorce is a personal matter the emotional impact can spill over into the workplace suddenly making i...
    • Recovering From Passive Aggressive Behavior Created: Thursday, December 27, 2007 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      Comments from a reader in treatment for Passive Aggressive Behavior." itemprop="description"> Friday, March 12, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      A question I often here from custodial parents is, “what can I do if my child’s father/mother doesn’t show for visitation.” As parents, we feel our child’s pain when t...
    • Common Questions About The Appeals Process Created: Sunday, April 22, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      An appeal is a review by a higher court of a lower court order to determine if the lower court made a legal mistake." itemprop="description">> Monday, October 11, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Not facing head on and dealing with marital conflict is like sealing the fate of what should be a lifelong commitment.
    • Is A Sudden Need For Privacy An Indication Of An Affair? Created: Tuesday, April 22, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      A spouse involved in an affair will normally start keeping secrets, secrets that he/she once shared with you. They will need more privacy than they normally have in the past.
    • Repressed Emotions Cause Physical Illness Created: Friday, November 27, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      If you are living in an abusive relationship, you’ve learned to repress your emotions. Repressing emotions can cause physical illness. Stuffing your feelings can cause depression, chronic fat...
    • Why Are Most Divorces Filed by Women? Created: Wednesday, March 17, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Most divorces are filed by women because women are more educated and more financially empowered which keeps them from accepting abuse or a marriage that is not meeting their needs.
    • The Need to Control And It's Relationship to Abuse Created: Wednesday, December 26, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Any kind of abuse, verbal, physical or emotional comes from a need the abuser has to control their victims. Are you being "controlled?"
    • Arkansas Divorce Laws Created: Tuesday, May 01, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      A complete guide to Arkansas divorce laws. Guidelines to property division, child custody and other divorce related issues in Arkansas." itemprop="description" Sunday, July 01, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Some human beings can't seem to live a monogamous lifestyle. Research has shown that affairs are as old as marriage itself.
    • What is an Uncontested Divorce? Created: Monday, June 15, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      What is an uncontested divorce?If both spouses agree that the marriage is to end and come to a mutually satisfying agreement regarding the final divorce settlement, you have an uncontested divorce.
    • Pro Se Divorce Litigation, Filing An Original Petition For Divorce Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Step by step instructions on filing an original petition for a divorce without an attorney.
    • A Comprehensive Look At Domestic Abuse Created: Wednesday, February 13, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Domestic abuse can take two forms, either violent or non-violent. The abuser, abuses out of a need to control the victim. Are you being hit, punched, kicked or emotionally manipulated by someone you love?
    • Legal Separation in Virginia Created: Sunday, June 10, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Legal separation is not required before divorce in Virginia. Virginia does offer couples who wish to separated a" itemprop="description">> Tuesday, May 08, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      ex-spouse dating again, negative emotions when your ex-spouse starts dating again

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