Going through a divorce can be a process that consists of sadness, disappointment, and grief. Imagine having to go through it while enduring chronic pain and the stress of everyday life too? If you’re unable to deal with all of these things at once, you may find it difficult to cope.
divorce and addiction
Explaining that their parent’s addiction has nothing to do with them will help to prevent your children from internalizing any negative feelings that come from having to cope with an addicted parent.