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How family conflict and divorce affects children

by Peter Magee on May 13, 2011

Peter MageeResearchers at the Australian National University have recently conducted a study into the long-term effects on people whose parents divorced when they were children (reported in The Sunday Telegraph 8 May 2011).  The results are disturbing, but not surprising.

Apparently, one in four Australian children experience divorce.  That figure surprised me.  I thought it would be higher, given the … Read more