Kit Contents

  • 1

    Module 1 - Understanding Divorce & The Divorce Process

    • Overview of Module 1

    • What is a Divorce?

    • Steps Required for Divorce

    • Are Lawyers Required for Divorce?

    • The Issues That Need to be Resolved in a Divorce

    • Quiz

  • 2

    Module 2 - How to Have a Peaceful Divorce Process

    • Overview of Module 2

    • How to Have a Peaceful Divorce Process

  • 3

    Module 3 - Options for Divorce & How to Choose the Option Right for You

    • Overview of Module 3

    • Criteria for Choosing the Divorce Option Right for You

    • Options for Getting a Divorce

    • Download: Options Comparison Table

  • 4

    Module 4 - Preparing Financially

    • Overview of Module 4

    • Different Approaches to Financial Preparation Before Starting a Divorce

    • Creating a Budget

    • Creating a Balance Sheet

  • 5

    Module 5 - Preparing Emotionally

    • Overview of Module 5

    • Self-Care Strategies for Coping with Divorce

    • 25 Ways to Boost Your Energy & Reduce Stress During Divorce

    • Positive Things I Learned About Myself After My Divorce

  • 6

    Module 6 - If You Want a Peaceful Divorce, How You Tell (or Respond to) Your Spouse Matters

    • Overview of Module 6

    • How to Tell Your Spouse You Want a Divorce

    • Reflections on My Divorce and Some Tips for Yours

    • 2 Reasons Your Spouse May Not Want a Divorce & How to Counter Their Objections

    • How to Move Through an Unwanted Divorce with Dignity and Grace

  • 7

    Module 7 - Building Your Team

    • Overview of Module 7

    • Building Your Team

    • Finance Websites & Resources

  • 8

    Module 8 - Wrap-Up, Key Takeaways & Next Steps

    • Overview of Module 8

    • Key Takeaways

    • Please share constructive Feedback with us so we can continue to improve this kit!

    • Next Steps

    • If Mediation is Right for You, Work With Us!

  • 9

    Bonus Module 9: How to Hire a Competent Mediator

    • How to Hire a Competent Divorce Mediator

    • The Real Truth about The Cost of Divorce Mediation

    • Checklist to Use When Evaluating a Prospective Mediator to Hire

  • 10

    Bonus Module 10: Considering a Gray Divorce

    • Why One Spouse Retiring Can Lead to Divorce

    • When is it Time to Divorce?