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Conquering Loneliness Post-Divorce

Posted by Crissy Del Percio | Dec 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

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Divorce can be an emotionally taxing experience for many individuals and often leaves them feeling isolated afterward. This article will discuss the causes of post-divorce loneliness, offer tips for overcoming it, and explore emotional recovery timelines. We also outline the advantages of hiring a lawyer.


What factors contribute to loneliness after divorce?

Divorce often leaves behind feelings of isolation because of different factors:

  • Divorce can bring with it the loss of companionship, leaving an empty spot in your daily life.
  • Any change in social circles can create feelings of isolation.
  • Divorce can leave someone questioning their sense of identity and purpose in life.


How can I cope with feelings of isolation after divorce?

Personal strategies may prove valuable in combatting post-divorce loneliness.

  • Exploring New Hobbies: If there's something that has piqued your interest for some time now, do something about it - not only will this bring joy but you may meet people with shared interests too!
  • Reconnect With Friends: Social support during challenging times can be essential. Reconnecting with old acquaintances or deepening current ones may prove indispensable.
  • Therapy and Support Groups: Joining support groups or professional counseling can offer an outlet to safely express emotions while learning effective coping mechanisms.


How long does it take to recover emotionally after divorce?

Recovering emotionally from divorce varies for everyone and usually takes an estimated 3 - 5 years, but proactive steps may speed this healing process along.


Why hiring a divorce attorney is beneficial

Experienced legal representation can provide invaluable help when navigating the complicated legal aspects of divorce.

  • Legal Expertise: Attorneys understand the complexities associated with divorce proceedings and will ensure you're fully informed and protected during this process.
  • Objective Advice: Divorce attorneys provide objective guidance that empowers their clients to make well-informed decisions during times of emotional upheaval.
  • Negotiation Skills: They have excellent negotiation techniques which enable them to quickly come to fair agreements.


When should an attorney be hired?

Being aware of when and why to retain legal assistance is of vital importance.

  • Consult an attorney early to better understand your rights and prepare for future challenges.
  • An attorney should always be engaged when there are significant assets, child custody disputes, or other complex matters involved.


What criteria can be used to select an effective lawyer?

  • Experience: When seeking legal assistance for your divorce case, find attorneys with proven expertise in similar situations - specifically high-complexity ones.
  • Communication: Choose an attorney who listens carefully and clearly explains any legal matters that come up.
  • Customer Reviews: To assess the reputation of an attorney, check testimonials and reviews from previous clients to ascertain their abilities.


Why Choose Drama-Free Divorce?

  • Experience: Our attorneys have handled various divorce cases successfully due to their years of experience.
  • Client-Centric Approach: Effective communication is so important to us, to keep clients fully informed and engaged during all steps of the process.
  • Positive Testimonials: Our clients can vouch for our dedication and expertise when it comes to their cases.


Suggestions for Action

  • Consider Therapy: Seek psychological counseling or therapy services to assess your emotional state.
  • Create a Support Network: Building relationships with family and friends can help reduce loneliness.
  • Legal Consultation: Before considering divorce, it's wise to consult a renowned attorney to better understand all available options and rights for you.
  • Hobby and Social Engagement: Unleash your creativity through exploring hobbies to expand your horizons and meet like-minded individuals.
  • Prioritize Self-Care: Make self-care a priority during these transitional times for optimal physical and mental wellness.

Conquering loneliness after divorce requires taking multiple steps that combine emotional healing, legal advice, and proactive steps on your part. Individuals can navigate this phase successfully by acknowledging its challenges, taking proactive measures, and meeting them head-on. Contact us today at 816 615-5555 or send us an email on our Contact Page.

About the Author

Crissy Del Percio

Crissy Del Percio is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law. Additionally, she received her undergraduate degrees in Journalism (News and Information) and Communication Studies from the world-renowned home of the Jayhawks – the University of Kansas. She has been practicing law for a decade and spent the first part of her career specializing in helping low-income survivors of domestic violence. Now at Drama-Free Divorce, Crissy enjoys helping people consciously uncouple. She is also a Guardian Ad Litem and domestic mediator. Crissy has won a number of prestigious awards for her work in public service, but you likely recognize her from her acting career, where she is also an award-winner. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her egregiously overpriced dog, Augustus Rodham and knitting. 


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