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How Identity Shapes Divorce Decisions

By Steven M. Harris

As a marriage therapist who primarily works with couples on the brink of divorce and as a researcher interested in the divorce decision-making process, I am often amazed at the things that people consider when they … Read more

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What’s destroying kids – smartphones or distracted parents?

By Carolyn Moynihan

The Desperate Plight of Generation iPhone

(MercatorNet) — We all know that kids use their phones too much. They are too much on Snapchat or texting their friends. They would take their phones to bed … Read more

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The Myth of ‘Happy Divorce’

Studies now show divorce, long viewed as one solution to marital discord, negatively affects children, especially in forming relationships later in life

By Patti Maguire Armstrong

OSV Newsweekly — Conventional wisdom once held that couples should stick it out in … Read more

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Research Says Millennials Still Value Marriage, but for the Right Reason?

What is missing in these research findings?

By Julianna Caccam

MRM Editors Note: We posted this article to demonstrate a point. Seemingly research indicating millennials still highly value marriage is good news. However, looking the findings more closely, it becomes Read more

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Why Catholics are Leaving the Faith by Age 10

And what parents can do about it

By Matt Hadro

MRM Editor’s Note: CARA reports that about 23 percent of Americans identify as Catholics, but a Pew Research Survey indicates only 16 percent of millennials identify as such. Children no Read more

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Children Born Outside Marriage Slightly Declines for Surprising Reason

The percentage of Children born outside of marriage has been rising for years, but seems to be leveling off at forty percent, according to the PEW Research Center based on the latest data available from 2014. The figure had risen … Read more