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Maintaining a positive attitude during a divorce

On Behalf of | Apr 19, 2024 | DIVORCE - Divorce |

Going through a divorce in Alaska often leaves one feeling lonely, stressed, and worried about the future. Staying positive during such a difficult life event can be difficult, but it’s important to remember that some good things can happen after one’s divorce is finalized. By focusing on the good, and maintaining a positive attitude, one can make it through divorce and look forward to the future as a single person.  

Embrace the changes 

With divorce comes a newfound independence that may allow one to explore new hobbies or find new friends. When newly divorced, it can be hard to adjust to major life changes like living alone, co-parenting, and moving to a new home. Those who are newly divorced can benefit from looking at these changes as an opportunity to improve one’s life.  

After divorce, many people feel alone, which is why it’s essential to maintain friendships, seek help from family, and find ways to interact with others who can understand what one’s going through. Going to a group therapy session with other divorcees can be beneficial. This is also a great time to focus on one’s physical and mental well-being by implementing a regular exercise routine and healthy eating plan.  

Legal advice  

It’s not uncommon to have concerns about the changes that happen after divorce, especially when it comes to sharing custody and dealing with financial changes. While it can be difficult to focus on the positive side of divorce, there are some good things to look forward to. By focusing on the positive, and working with an experienced Alaska family law attorney, one can take the necessary steps to move forward in one’s new life.