Articles by Gary Direnfeld | Guest Author

Gary Direnfeld, MSW, RSW is a Canadian Social Worker in private practice. He is recognized from his 65 episodes of the hit show Newlywed/Nearly Dead, to over 500 columns as the parenting expert of a major metropolitan newspaper, to more than 350 media appearances, to his book, Marriage Rescue: Overcoming ten deadly sins in failing relationships. Courts in Ontario, Canada, consider him an expert in social work, marital and family therapy, child development, parent-child relations and custody and access matters.

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Co-Parenting & Coming Out: Supporting Your LGBTQ+ Child

When it comes to a child coming out as LGBTQ+, there remains many stereotypes and divergent views. This can make the process of coming out even harder. Therefore, how can you as a […]

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It’s Father’s Day & You’re Separated

It’s Father’s Day and we love to celebrate all the amazing father figures in our lives. But this special day that comes so easily to some families may be more complicated for others. […]

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How To Support a Friend Through their Divorce

Seeing a friend through a divorce can bring up many of one’s own related struggles. If you experienced divorce yourself as a child or now as an adult, it can transport you back […]

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Pride and Co-Parenting

It is officially Pride Month, a time which signifies that after years of having to hide and being made to feel bad for one’s sexual orientation and gender, people can finally be who […]

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Tips for Transitioning to Two Households

Every family’s experience of divorce is different. Among those differences may be the number of the children between the parents as well as their age and gender. Due to these differences, talking about […]

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