Parenting Time

Parenting Consultant vs. Parenting Time Expeditor – What’s the Difference?

A parenting consultant (“PC”) and a parenting time expeditor (“PTE”) are both professionals who work with families to help resolve parenting time disputes, in lieu of bringing such issues directly to a judge. Both are often much less expensive than going to court and are great resources to utilize for ...

2022-04-01T15:48:49-05:00April 1, 2022|Categories: Parenting Time|

Choosing a Parenting Time Schedule

Many divorcing parents struggle with creating a parenting time schedule that works best for them and their family. However, some parents may be surprised to learn that specific parenting time schedules work better for children of specific ages. Other than age, there are many other factors to consider when deciding ...

2021-07-08T09:41:56-05:00June 8, 2021|Categories: Parenting Time|Tags: , |

Avoiding Co-Parenting Conflicts During COVID-19

COVID-19 has presented many hardships for families around the world, especially for those managing parenting plans. Here are some tips for making parenting time a positive experience for the entire family during the pandemic. Tips on Co-Parenting Agreements During a Pandemic: Start the conversation with your co-parent to find common ...

2020-10-23T09:01:02-05:00August 26, 2020|Categories: Parenting Time|Tags: , , |

Study Shows Joint Parenting May Be Most Beneficial

Children who spend time with both parents after a divorce may be better off than those who only live with mom or dad, according to research from the American Psychological Association. The study suggests that joint parenting agreements can help children adjust in the aftermath of a divorce. Dr. Robert ...

Can I Deny Parenting Time to my Ex is they are not Paying Child Support?

No. Child support and parenting time are considered two separate issues. A parent cannot deny parenting time to the other because that parent is not paying child support or is behind on their child support payments. Attached to all court orders dealing with child support and/or spousal maintenance is a ...

Supervised Parenting Time When a Parent is Out of State

In certain situations, supervised parenting time may be warranted. The court may order parenting time to be supervised if it finds that endangerment is likely if unsupervised parenting time were allowed. Supervision may be done by a family member or friend, the custodial parent, or a third party in a supervised visitation ...

2020-08-27T16:54:41-05:00July 12, 2011|Categories: Family Law Blog, Parenting Time|Tags: |