5 Ways To Stay Sane During Divorce
Mental Health: Real Life Tips That Help You Handle Divorce
If you’re going through a separation or divorce, you know the pain is real. Sometimes that pain manifests itself in the form of anger, but the reality is that, deep down, there is hurt. As many divorcees can attest, you will likely learn many lessons along the way, lessons that will stay with you as you move forward in life. Here are a few ways to hold it together as you process your divorce.
1. Sometimes you just don’t know what to do until you experience it and then you know.
You’ll get through it no matter what it is… because if you wake up breathing there is always hope. That means every breath you receive is a gift, so you accomplish what you have to do today.
2. Mistakes will happen along the way.
The sooner you accept them and your new reality the sooner you can start your new life.
3. Your friends mean well by giving you advice.
Sometimes you could listen to them and sometimes you need to learn on your own.
4. Don’t complicate things more than they are.
Keep it simple and balance the facts with your emotions.
5. Be prepared to get rid of many things.
Take an honest look at what you have and ask yourself, do you really need this or are you keeping it because it reminds you of something or because your fears of staring you right in your face.
Material goods can always be repurchased, given or even found. You will be given everything you need.