For many couples who consider divorce, one of the first things on their minds is how it will impact their children. For decades, family therapists and a variety of other experts believed that divorce inevitably harmed children.
Some couples stay together for the sake of the children. Others know they can't in a bad marriage any longer, and they divorce. With the divorce rates greater than 50 percent, it seems as though the second option has become more common.
Thankfully, divorcing and divorced couples throughout Marietta can rest easy. New research shows that 75 percent of children whose parents are divorced turn out just fine.