Marriage separation dating
In some cases couples, because of children and other intricacies related to married life, are still deeply involved with their soon to be ex-spouses One of the most common temptations people fall for when a relationship is ending is the desire to find a new love - and to do so right now!
In some cases, financial constraints or concerns for children can make it difficult for a separated couple to physically separate.
This article was co-authored by Klare Heston, LICSW.
Klare Heston is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in Ohio.
With people marrying less and divorcing more, it's no wonder that the opportunity, and challenge, of dating while separated has become pretty commonplace.
It may seem like no big deal, I mean separated is nearly divorced, right? Dating while separated poses a number of potential problems.
Since I counsel men and women before, during and after a relationship or marriage, including through a divorce, I frequently see people dating when separated.