Many parents feel pressure to pretend "everything is just fine" when they are going through the emotional turmoil of separation. Take the pressure off. Give yourself time to adjust. You'll get there.
In this video collaborative lawyer and mediator, Jacinta Gallant, offers encouraging words for parents going through separation.
Jacinta Gallant is a Collaborative Lawyer, Mediator and Conflict Resolution Trainer living in Charlottetown, Prince Edward island, Canada. “Never cut what can be untied” is the inspiration for Jacinta’s work, and “untangling knots” has been the focus of her highly successful collaborative and mediation practice. Jacinta is an engaging and insightful trainer in the international Collaborative Practice community. She teaches about insight, conflict, authenticity and negotiation to help experienced conflict professionals and lawyers deepen their skills to be more natural and authentic in practice. In her law practice, Jacinta has created innovative tools to interact with clients at a deeper level so that there is attention to what matters and to what it costs to reach agreement. With a great sense of humour, and lots of experience from “lessons learned”, Jacinta's training programs have been described as "transformative", "fun", "insightful" and "deep" throughout North America and in Europe, Australia, Japan and Hong Kong.