Joint Custody with a Jerk: Raising a Child with an Uncooperative Ex, A Hands on, practical guide to coping with custody issues that arise with an uncooperative ex-spouse

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St. Martin's Press, Feb 15, 1996 - Family & Relationships - 256 pages
Parenting is difficult enough in a family where the two parents love and respect each other. In divorce, where the respect has diminished and the love has often turned into intense dislike, co-parenting cane drive on or both parents to the brink of insanity. Joint Custody with a Jerk offers many proven communication techniques that will help you deal with your difficult ex-husband or ex-wife by describing examples of common problems and teaching you to examine your role in these sticky situations. These strategies for effective mediation are easy to apply, down-to-earth, and innovative.

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User Review  - HippieLunatic - LibraryThing

This is a book filled with the unspoken: Remember that you, too, are sometimes seen as a jerk. Don't get me wrong, this is a mandatory lesson for any newly divorced parent to realize; just don't be ... Read full review

offers good advice

User Review  - Linda M. - Overstock.com

This book is a mustread for those with shared parenting even if they get along well. Read full review

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