Staying Calm while Negotiating with Your Ex
Ten tips for staying cool and calm during heated divorce-related negotiations or conversations.
A Summary from Blake & Associates Law Firm
By Carolyn Ellis
Updated: October 16, 2015
When the decision to divorce a mate has been made, the next step is to talk to them about it. As unsettling as the prospect is, further decisions and negotiations need to be made for the division of marital assets, child custody, financial support, etc. These can be contentious discussions and it's difficult to keep emotions in check when your brain is in the midst of the "fight or flight" response. However, there are things you can do to help you keep your cool.