Divorced parents



This ebooklet provides a brief overview of the hurdles that can be faced by these students and a wide range of strategies teachers and other school professionals can use to assist the child. Relevant strategies can also be easily adapted to be included in student’s Individual Learning Plans and in the recommendations section of psychologist’s reports.

These strategies are designed for use with students in primary and junior secondary schools.

  • Communicating with the child's parents (continued)
  • In the classroom
  • If the child wants to talk about the separation
  • When the child misses one of the parents
  • When violence or abuse is occurring in the family home
  • Resources