How Children’s Ages Affect Blending Families

Author: Marliese | Subject: Children & change

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Article excerpt: Separation, divorce and the starting or blending of a new relationship can and will affect children of all ages. However, it is important for parents in a blended family relationship to understand that the age of the child will have an effect upon their understanding and acceptance of a new blended family environment. In this respect there are four main stages of childhood that need to be taken into consideration, which are the baby, toddler, school and pre-teenage and teens.