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May 23, 2017 @ 10:17 am

PPR Teen2Parent Talk Series: “Divorce from a Teen’s Perspective (Show #31 )

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Almost 50 percent of all marriages end in divorce and Researchers estimate that 41 percent of all first marriages end in divorce. So about every 13 seconds there is a divorce in America.

 

Why people are divorcing in the United States?

 

Lack of commitment is the most common reason given by divorcing couples according to a recent national survey. Here are the reasons given and their percentages:

  • Lack of commitment 73%
  • Argue too much 56%
  • Infidelity 55%
  • Married too young 46%
  • Unrealistic expectations 45%
  • Lack of equality in the relationship 44%
  • Lack of preparation for marriage 41%
  • Abuse 25%

 

 

How does divorce affect our children?  What are things we can do to help?  Our talk today is going to be about divorce from a teen’s point of view.  We’re going to hear directly from a teen about his thoughts, feelings and triumphs.

 

Our guest is Lucas Kaitsas.  He is 19 years old and currently attending El Camino College and a certified Physical Fitness Trainer.  He comes from a family of 5 brothers and sisters & one stepsister. He has played soccer since I was 5 years old.

 

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Go to www.ParentPumpRadio.com to leave your questions, comments and suggestions for future shows. 

 

 

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