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DIVORCING PARENTS BEWARE: HERE ARE WAYS TO AVOID RUINING THE HOLIDAYS FOR YOUR CHILDREN
      Divorce Mediator Brian James Offers Tips This Holiday Season For Parents And Grandparents

            If you are contemplating a divorce or going through a divorce this holiday season, it is crucial that you don’t make your children suffer during the holidays... or for any other time for that matter. With some effort on the part of both parents, your children’s holiday won’t be a time they remember as adults as the saddest time of the year.

            Brian James, president of C.E.L. & Associates, a certified mediator who specializes in pre and post divorce issues points out: “Save any divorce talk with your children until after the holidays. There is no need for them to associate the holidays with your divorce.”

            To help divorcing parents get through the holiday season, here are some tips from Mr. James that you and your spouse should consider following:

            “For grandparents who feel they are getting the short end of the stick this holiday season, here are a few holiday tips for you,” says James.

            For other holiday issues you may want to discuss, you may contact Mr. James at or call (312) 524-5829. He also see clients in Barrington, Chicago’s Loop and Southside, Downers Grove, Highwood, Libertyville, Naperville, Park Ridge, Schaumburg and Skokie as well as southern Wisconsin.