Being There for Your Friend

How can you help a friend going through a divorce? In his article entitled "Helping a Friend Going Through Divorce", Menachem Rosenfeld delineates a number of important suggestions on how to be a supportive and caring friend. Suggestions include:

  • Listen more than you talk

  • Ask what you can do

  • Let your friend know you will be there for them when they need you

  • Don't make the divorce the only topic of discussion

  • Don't forget the kids

  • Write notes of encouragement

  • Give honest feedback

Read the entire article here.


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