I created these Divorce Cards to ask kids questions about how they are feeling about their parent's divorce.
In addition, I came up with scenarios that allow kids to give advice on how they would handle the situation or explain how they might feel if they were in that situation.
The key to talking about divorce is being straightforward and truthful. Kids sometimes need answers that only their parents can provide, but as a counselor, you can help them to formulate a way to ask at home for the answers they are looking for. Reinforcing that they are not the cause of the divorce and that their parents didn't leave because they are not loved anymore is important. Let them grieve their loss and express their feelings. Remember too, recovering is a process, it's not going to happen overnight.
You can find these cards with the link below. http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Talking-About-Divorce-Cards-1651904
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