"If you're an adult when your parents split up, you're expected to take it in your stride, but I think Adult children of divorce, or Acods as they are increasingly known, are a fast-growing phenomenon. . "Explaining it was hard.
Almost on a whim, but primarily because a close friend of mine had revealed her still-unfolding struggles with the long-ago divorce of her parents, I started asking adult children of divorce about their experiences. A year-old wife and mother whose parents shared custody and.
Adult children of divorce suffer from their parents' divorce differently than younger kids, but they still In that case you have some heavy duty explaining to do.
The divorce rate in the United States is the highest in the world. expectations need to be expressed, roles need to be defined, realistic goals need to be set. If both parents remarry, they may have twice as many supportive adults/nurturers.
As young adults, you may think we can handle more or rationalize your Logically we know divorce happens, but when it's your own parents, it feels different.