Parents who have decided their marriage isn't working might opt to get a divorce. Because of how the divorce changes the family structure, the children might have difficulties adjusting to the change. When that happens, the parents might look for ways to help the child cope. For some children, reading about how other children deal with divorce and learning about life changes might help them to cope with the divorce better.
Colorado residents who are facing a divorce with child custody issues might like to know about a young author who wrote a book to try to help children cope with the changes of divorcing parents. This book, "A Perfect Kind of Different," is meant for children who are 6 to 12 years old. The main focus is to help the children realize that they aren't responsible for their parents splitting up. It gives children knowledge that can help them as they learn to live without their parents in the same home.