A more comprehensive and detailed parenting plan will help parents avoid future battles so that parenting disagreements will not escalate into conflicts. Like a peace treaty, a good parenting plan cannot anticipate every possible conflict, but it can identify likely issues and provide a roadmap for handling issues that are not easily resolved.
Ann Buscho, PhD
Ann Buscho, Ph.D., is a licensed clinical psychologist in Northern California. Her forthcoming book is titled "The Parent's Guide to BirdNesting: A Child-Centered Solution to Co-Parenting Your Children During Separation and Divorce." You can pre-order the book here: https://amzn.to/3exjjfn www.drannbuscho.com