Support For You
Separating from your spouse or partner can be an emotionally difficult time. It is important for you and your children that you look after your emotional wellbeing both during and after separation. Below is a list of resources that may be helpful to you during this difficult time.
| What about me? Taking care of yourself
This publication from the Department of Human Services provides information on the importance of looking after your emotional wellbeing both during and after separation.
Me, my Kids and my Ex - forming a workable relationship for the benefit of your children
This book released by the Department of Human Services contains practical ideas and tips on relationship building, experiences from other parents and details on useful contacts for seeking further assistance.
Women and Separation: managing new horizons
Get a better understanding of your feelings when dealing with issues of separation through this booklet from Relationships Australia. It provides information on options that may be useful to you on separating, and raise awareness of services that may be of help.
Men and Separation: navigating the future
Providing help to men going through separation. Written to show you are not alone, help guide through some constructive choices and raise awareness of some services that may help
Separated parents and tough times
Separating from a spouse or partner can mean major changes in relationships which can trigger depression and anxiety. This publication looks at helping to raise awareness around the importance of looking after yourself and where you can go for help.
Have you thought about?
This publication has been developed by Legal Aid WA to give you a range of practical things to consider when deciding to separate from your spouse or partner.
Last modified: 31/08/2015 1:42 PM
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