In accordance with Section 767.401(2) of the Wisconsin Statutes, during the pendency of a divorce or paternity action, the court may order the parties to attend a class that is approved by the court and that addresses such issues as child development, family dynamics, how parental separation affects a child’s development, and what parents can do to make raising a child in a separated situation less stressful for the child. There is only one course offered at this time which is an online program. See below:
Impact of Divorce on Children (IODC)
Children are often impacted the hardest during divorce. This course focuses on what children experience and how parents can lead their children through this time of transition without putting them in the middle of the conflict. Topics covered include: Understanding what children experience when their parents divorce; Strengthening communication skills; Parenting strategies; and How to develop a parallel parenting program.
Co-parenting Through Divorce
View this video to understand how to co-parent during a divorce.